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Heiden

Heiden Ski Resort Guide

Heiden, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Resort Height810m2,657ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Heiden

The Swiss ski resort of Heiden is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 810m2,657ft.

Summary

Heiden has direct access to a total of 4 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Heiden is 1km1 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Heiden?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 28 January, with around 5cm2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Heiden Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Cross Country
Total Length
1km1 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Heiden Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Lowest Piste810m2,657ft
Resort Altitude (Heiden)810m2,657ft
Max Vertical290m951ft

Location and Map

Where is Heiden?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Vorderland, Appenzell Outer Rhodes.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Heiden is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 18 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Zurich, Memmingen, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Innsbruck Airport, Stuttgart, Munich and Berne airports are all within three hours drive.

Friedrichshafen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Heiden 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Heiden, 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 Heiden Tourist Office for the latest.

Heiden