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Bettmeralp Ski Resort

Bettmeralp Resort Guide

Bettmeralp, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Bettmeralp Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length33km21 miles
Highest Lift2,643m8,671ft
Resort Height1,950m6,398ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Bettmeralp at a glance

A peaceful (car-free), high-altitude but traditional village linked to Betten below by cable car. The 30 KM of local piste are linked to 100km in the Aletsch area and the resort boasts indoor tennis, pool, bowling, sauna and gym.

 When will it snow in Bettmeralp?

The next notable snow forecast for Bettmeralp is 10cm4in, expected on 26 February, with around 41cm16in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Bettmeralp Facts, Stats and Ratings

Bettmeralp Rated

Ratings for Bettmeralp
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Bettmeralp?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Bettmeralp
Highest Lift2,643m8,671ft
Lowest Piste1,950m6,398ft
Resort Altitude (Bettmeralp)1,950m6,398ft
Max Vertical693m2,274ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Bettmeralp Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Bettmeralp
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 5km3 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 20km12 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 10km6 miles
Total Length
33km21 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Aletsch Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Aletsch
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 12km7 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2350km31 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2242km26 miles
Total Length
104km65 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Bettmeralp Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Bettmeralp is part of the Aletsch ski area with access to 104km65 miles of downhill skiing, with 49 marked pistes, served by a total of 23 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Bettmeralp itself (33km21 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Aletsch ski resorts of Fiescheralp and Riederalp.

The ski resort itself is at 1,950m6,398ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,643m8,671ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Bettmeralp Piste Map

Bettmeralp Piste Map

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Bettmeralp is 5km3 miles long.

Skiing in Bettmeralp

Bettmeralp offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Bettmeralp

Bettmeralp offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Bettmeralp.

When is Bettmeralp open?


 Closes : April 17, 2020*

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Bettmeralp.

Snow Making

Bettmeralp is able to make snow, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 102 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts of Bettmeralp are able to uplift 15,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Bettmeralp?

Bettmeralp is in the Swiss Alps in Aletsch, Valais, Switzerland.

How can I get to Bettmeralp?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Bettmeralp are Sion, Geneva and Milan Malpensa. There are five airports within three hours drive.

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