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Ernen Ski Resort Guide

Ernen, Switzerland

Ernen Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift2,292m7,520ft
Resort Height1,237m4,058ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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Ernen at a glance

A typical small ski area that was unusually rescued from bankruptcy in 2007 when a British investor paid one Swiss France (less than a pound, dollar or a Euro) to take over running it. The village has been saved for the time being and the new owner has plans for new hotels and higher altitude lifts.

 When will it snow in Ernen?

The next notable snow forecast for Ernen is 2cm1in, expected on 14 August.

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Ernen Facts, Stats and Ratings

Ernen Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Ernen
Highest Lift2,292m7,520ft
Resort Altitude (Ernen)1,237m4,058ft
Lowest Piste1,235m4,052ft
Max Vertical1,057m3,468ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Ernen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Ernen
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Expert Trails
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Ernen Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Ernen has direct access to 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,292m7,520ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Ernen is 4km2 miles long.

 Skiing in Ernen

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

 Snowboarding in Ernen

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Ernen.

When is Ernen open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Ernen.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Ernen.

Snow Making

Ernen is able to make snow, on 4km2 miles of ski runs,.

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts of Ernen are able to uplift 3,270 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Ernen?

Ernen is in the Swiss Alps in Goms, Valais, Switzerland.

How can I get to Ernen?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Ernen are Sion, Berne and Milan Malpensa. There are 10 airports within three hours drive.


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