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Fiesch Ski Resort Guide

Fiesch, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Fiesch Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length45km28 miles
Highest Lift2,870m9,416ft
Resort Height1,050m3,445ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Lugano
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Year round multi-sports and leisure resort with spectacular Swiss Alpine scenery. High altitude ski area accessed by cable car and linked to lifts above Bettmeralp and Riederalp. A six-seater chair lift has been installed at the resort.

Fiesch Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Fiesch is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,050m3,445ft, with 45km28 miles of marked runs.

Fiesch has direct access to 45km28 miles of downhill skiing, with 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,870m9,416ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing in Fiesch

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Fiesch

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

Fiesch Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Fiesch?

The next notable snow forecast for Fiesch is 10cm4in, expected on 25 September, with around 25cm10in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Fiesch Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Fiesch
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 13km8 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 17km11 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 15km9 miles
Total Length
45km28 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Fiesch Altitudes

Fiesch Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Fiesch
Highest Lift2,870m9,416ft
Lowest Piste1,050m3,445ft
Resort Altitude (Fiesch)1,050m3,445ft
Max Vertical1,820m5,971ft

Fiesch Rated

Ratings for Fiesch
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Intermediate Skiers

Fiesch Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Fiesch is 5km3 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Fiesch?

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

Map of Fiesch

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How to get to Fiesch

 By Air

The nearest airports to Fiesch are Sion, Lugano and Basel. There are nine airports within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts of Fiesch are able to uplift 9,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Fiesch is able to make snow, on 2km1 miles of ski runs,.

Fiesch Season Dates

When is Fiesch open?

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

Usual opening is early December (Opens weekend from late November to mid December then full time), and usual closing is Mid April.

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Fiesch, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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