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Aeschi Ski Resort Guide

Aeschi, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length16km10 miles
Highest Lift1,400m4,593ft
Resort Height859m2,818ft
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Basel
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A family-friendly winter sports area with two main ski lifts and a further two training lifts. It's a small, attractive ski area with a stunning surrounding mountain panorama with views of Lake Thun. There's no waiting at the lifts and free parking.


The Swiss ski resort of Aeschi is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 859m2,818ft, with 16km10 miles of marked runs.

Aeschi has direct access to 16km10 miles of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

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 Aeschi.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Aeschi?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Aeschi.

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Ski Area Stats

Aeschi Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 9km6 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 5km3 miles
Total Length
16km10 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Aeschi Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,400m4,593ft
Lowest Piste859m2,818ft
Resort Altitude (Aeschi)859m2,818ft
Max Vertical541m1,775ft

Aeschi Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Aeschi is 2km1 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Aeschi?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Aeschi bei Spiez, Frutigen.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Aeschi is Berne, 35 minutes drive away.

Basel, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Zurich, Sion, Geneva, Annecy, Lugano, St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Strasbourg 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 four ski lifts are able to uplift 4,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Aeschi 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 Aeschi, 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 Aeschi Tourist Office for the latest.