Bürchen - Ski Area Guide

Bürchen, Switzerland

Ski Resort in Swiss Alps (1,480m to 2,540m).

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

With pistes above 2500 metres, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

 Bürchen Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Bürchen is 2cm, expected on 28 February. There is significant snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is Bürchen good for?

Bürchen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Bürchen
 4 Black Pistes (8km)
 6 Red Pistes (8km)
 4 Blue Pistes (9km)
25kmCross Country Pistes
10Ski Lifts

Bürchen Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Bürchen
1190mMax Vertical
2540mHighest Lift
1480mLowest Piste
1350mResort Altitude (Bürchen)


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


 Closes : April 2, 2018.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Bürchen.

Map of Bürchen

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Bürchen Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Bürchen is able to augment natural snow, on 13km 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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