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Bürchen - Ski Area Guide

Bürchen, Switzerland

Ski Resort in Swiss Alps (1,480m4,856ft to 2,540m8,333ft).

The Swiss Ski Resort of Bürchen has direct access to 14 individual pistes, served by 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,540m8,333ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

 Bürchen Snow News

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Who is Bürchen good for?

Bürchen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Bürchen
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 8km5 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 8km5 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 9km6 miles
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
25km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Bürchen Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Bürchen
Max Vertical1,190m3,904ft
Highest Lift2,540m8,333ft
Lowest Piste1,480m4,856ft
Resort Altitude (Bürchen)1,350m4,429ft
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There are two Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Bürchen are perfectly feasible. Sion Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Bürchen

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Bürchen

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

Bürchen in brief

Bürchen Ski Resort is:
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Snowboarding.

Bürchen Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Bürchen.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Bürchen.

Where is Bürchen?

Map showing location of Bürchen

Bürchen Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Bürchen is able to augment natural snow, on 13km8 miles of ski runs, with 4 Snow Cannons.

Bürchen Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 10 Ski Lifts of Bürchen are able to uplift 6,350 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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