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Boltigen Ski Resort Guide

Boltigen, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,700m5,577ft
Resort Height1,508m4,948ft
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Sion
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The Swiss ski resort of Boltigen is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,508m4,948ft.


Boltigen has direct access to 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,508m4,948ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Boltigen?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Boltigen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Boltigen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,700m5,577ft
Lowest Piste1,508m4,948ft
Resort Altitude (Boltigen)1,508m4,948ft

Boltigen Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Boltigen is 1km1 miles long.


Park includes double table and rails.

Location and Map

Where is Boltigen?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Boltigen is Berne, 53 minutes drive away.

Sion, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Zurich, Annecy, Geneva and St. Gallen-Altenrhein 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 three ski lifts are able to uplift 2,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

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

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