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Avers / Cresta

Avers / Cresta Ski Resort Guide

Avers / Cresta, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length12km7 miles
Highest Lift2,540m8,333ft
Resort Height1,963m6,440ft
 Nearest AirportsLugano and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Avers / Cresta

The Swiss ski resort of Avers / Cresta is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,963m6,440ft, with 12km7 miles of marked runs.


Avers / Cresta has direct access to 12km7 miles of downhill skiing, with 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,963m6,440ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,540m8,333ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Avers / Cresta offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Avers / Cresta.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Avers / Cresta is 2km1 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Avers / Cresta?

The next notable snow forecast is 9cm4in, expected on 16 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Avers / Cresta Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 5km3 miles
Total Length
12km7 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
14km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Avers / Cresta Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,540m8,333ft
Lowest Piste2,000m6,562ft
Resort Altitude (Avers / Cresta)1,963m6,440ft
Max Vertical577m1,893ft

Location and Map

Where is Avers / Cresta?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Hinterrhein, Graubünden.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Avers / Cresta is Lugano, 102 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Zurich, Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Bergamo and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 1,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Avers / Cresta 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.

Avers / Cresta