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Evolène Ski Resort Guide

Evolène, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length43km27 miles
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Resort Height1,380m4,528ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Chambery
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The Swiss ski resort of Evolène is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,380m4,528ft, with 43km27 miles of marked runs.


Evolène is part of the Four Valleys ski area with access to 412km256 miles of downhill skiing, with 205 marked pistes, served by a total of 92 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Evolène itself (43km27 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Four Valleys ski resorts of Bruson, La Tzoumaz, Nendaz, Siviez, Thyon les Collons, Verbier and Veysonnaz.

With ski lifts as high as 2,700m8,858ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in Evolène. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Evolène?

The next notable snow forecast is 13cm5in, expected on 17 August.

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Ski Area Stats

Evolène Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Total Length
43km27 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Four Valleys Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
412km256 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Evolène Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Lowest Piste1,380m4,528ft
Resort Altitude (Evolène)1,380m4,528ft
Max Vertical1,320m4,331ft

Ski Hire in Evolène

Ski Hire Shops in Evolène.

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Ski Lessons in Evolène

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Evolène Ski Schools and Evolène Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Evolène?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Four Valleys, Valais.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Evolène is Sion, 20 minutes drive away.

Chambery, Geneva, Turin Caselle, Berne, Annecy, Basel and Milan Malpensa airports are all within three hours drive.

Sion is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 8,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Evolène 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.