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Oberwil Ski Resort Guide

Oberwil, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift1,550m
Resort Height900m
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Sion
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The Swiss ski resort of Oberwil is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 900m.


Oberwil has direct access to 2 marked pistes, served by a single ski lift.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Oberwil.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Oberwil is 3km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Oberwil?

The next notable snow forecast is 4cm, expected on 9 June.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Oberwil

Ski Area Stats

Oberwil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Oberwil Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,550m
Lowest Piste900m
Resort Altitude (Oberwil)900m
Max Vertical650m

Location and Map

Where is Oberwil?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Niedersimmental, Bern.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Oberwil is Berne, 43 minutes drive away.

Sion, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Zurich, Geneva, Annecy, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Lugano and Chambery airports are all within three hours drive.

Berne is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The one ski lift is able to uplift 1,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Oberwil open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Oberwil, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Oberwil Tourist Office for the latest.