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Grächen - Ski Area Guide

Grächen, Switzerland

Ski Resort in Swiss Alps - 40km25 miles of Piste (1,620m5,315ft to 2,890m9,482ft). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Traditional and picturesque year round resort in stunning scenery and with an excellent resort infrastructure, including a first class sports centre. The childrens paradise play park is one of the world's best.

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Who is Grächen good for?

Ratings for Grächen
Intermediate Skiers

Grächen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Grächen
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Number of runs
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
2km1 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Grächen Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Grächen
Max Vertical1,270m4,167ft
Highest Lift2,890m9,482ft
Lowest Piste1,620m5,315ft
Resort Altitude (Grächen)1,620m5,315ft
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The Swiss Ski Resort of Grächen has direct access to 40km25 miles of downhill skiing, with 18 individual pistes, served by 12 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,620m5,315ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,890m9,482ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Grächen are perfectly feasible. Sion Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Grächen

Grächen offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Grächen

Grächen offers some good boarding.

Grächen in brief

Grächen Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

Grächen Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Grächen.


Usual opening - Mid Dec.

Usual closing - Mid April.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Grächen.

Where is Grächen?

NOTE: Locations provided to us are not always precise; please check Accommodation Location when booking!Map showing location of Grächen

Grächen Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Grächen is able to augment natural snow, on 1km1 miles of ski runs, with 19 Snow Cannons.

Grächen Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 12 Ski Lifts of Grächen are able to uplift 10,800 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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