Einsiedeln - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in Swiss Alps - 8km of Piste (900m to 1,113m)
Located on the banks of the Sihlsee, Einsiedeln has three drag lifts of its own, but is a short drive from the Hoch-Ybrig Plus pass area access cable car up the valley at Brunni. The village is dominated by its monastery, which is the largest and best preserved baroque building in Switzerland.
Einsiedeln Snow News
The next notable snow forecast for Einsiedeln is 1cm, expected on 25 February, with around 14cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is heavy snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.
Who is Einsiedeln good for?
Einsiedeln Ski Area
|91km||Cross Country Pistes|
Einsiedeln Ski Area Height
|1620m||Resort Altitude (Einsiedeln)|
The Swiss Ski Resort of Einsiedeln has direct access to 8km of downhill skiing, with 3 individual pistes, served by 5 ski lifts.
The ski resort itself is above 1500m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.
There are seven Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Einsiedeln are perfectly feasible. Zurich Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.
Skiing in Einsiedeln
Einsiedeln offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.
Snowboarding in Einsiedeln
Half-Pipe at Hoch-Ybrig
Einsiedeln in brief
Einsiedeln Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Ok for Snowboarding.
Einsiedeln Season Dates
We have no confirmed season dates for Einsiedeln.
NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Einsiedeln.
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Einsiedeln Snow Making
Snowmaking :- Einsiedeln is able to augment natural snow, on 2km of ski runs, with 5 Snow Cannons.
Einsiedeln Ski Lift Capacity
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 5 Ski Lifts of Einsiedeln are able to uplift 3,300 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
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Einsiedeln Snow Report
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Skiing at Einsiedeln
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