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Fiescheralp Ski Resort Guide

Fiescheralp, Switzerland

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Highest Lift2,869m9,413ft
Resort Height1,930m6,332ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Berne
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The Swiss ski resort of Fiescheralp is at an altitude of 1,930m6,332ft.


Fiescheralp is part of the Aletsch ski area with access to 104km65 miles of downhill skiing, with 49 marked pistes, served by a total of 23 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Fiescheralp itself (9 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Aletsch ski resorts of Bettmeralp and Riederalp.

The ski resort itself is at 1,930m6,332ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,869m9,413ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Fiescheralp offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Fiescheralp?

The next notable snow forecast is 10cm4in, expected on 25 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Fiescheralp Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails

Aletsch Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 12km7 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2350km31 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2242km26 miles
Total Length
104km65 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Fiescheralp Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,869m9,413ft
Resort Altitude (Fiescheralp)1,930m6,332ft
Lowest Piste1,050m3,445ft
Max Vertical1,819m5,968ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Fiescheralp
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Fiescheralp?

This ski resort is in Aletsch, Valais, Switzerland.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Fiescheralp is Sion, 80 minutes drive away.

Berne, Milan Malpensa, Lugano, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Zurich, Geneva and Milan Linate airports are all within three hours drive.

Season Dates

When is Fiescheralp open?

 Open from : December 8, 2021*

 Closes : April 17, 2022*

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

Fiescheralp Piste Map

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Fiescheralp, 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.

Visit the Tourist Office Website for the latest.

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