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Brigels

Brigels Ski Resort Guide

Brigels, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length75km47 miles
Highest Lift2,418m7,933ft
Resort Height1,289m4,229ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Zurich
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Brigels

Full feature resort with riding school, indoor pool and tennis and sledge run as well as an intermediate ski area with some great long runs on a very healthy vertical .

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Brigels is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,289m4,229ft, with 75km47 miles of marked runs.

Brigels is part of the Brigels-Waltensburg-Andiast ski area with access to 75km47 miles of downhill skiing, with 28 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Brigels itself (75km47 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Brigels-Waltensburg-Andiast ski resort of Waltensburg.

With ski lifts as high as 2,418m7,933ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Brigels offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Brigels?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Brigels Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 21km13 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1543km27 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 10km6 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 1km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
75km47 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Brigels-Waltensburg-Andiast Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
15
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 
Downhill
Total Length
75km47 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Brigels Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,418m7,933ft
Resort Altitude (Brigels)1,289m4,229ft
Lowest Piste1,100m3,609ft
Max Vertical1,318m4,324ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Brigels
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Brigels Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Brigels is 7km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Nera', which is 7km4 miles in length.

Snowboarding

Free-Riding Area

Location and Map

Where is Brigels?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Brigels is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 102 minutes drive away.

Zurich, Lugano, Friedrichshafen and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 7,220 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 24km15 miles of ski runs, with 138 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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

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