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Morgins Ski Resort Guide

Morgins, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Morgins Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length100km62 miles
Highest Lift2,470m8,104ft
Resort Height1,400m4,593ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Highest and oldest of the 'genuine' resorts on the Swiss side of the Portes du Soleil offering a good range of off-slope facilities whilst retaining its charm.

Morgins Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Morgins is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,400m4,593ft, with 100km62 miles of marked runs.

Morgins is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 400km249 miles of downhill skiing, with 285 marked pistes, served by a total of 196 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Morgins itself (100km62 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Champéry, Champoussin, Les Crosets, Torgon, Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine and Saint Jean d'Aulps.

With ski lifts as high as 2,470m8,104ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing in Morgins

Morgins offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Morgins

Morgins is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Morgins.

Morgins Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Morgins?

The next notable snow forecast for Morgins is 9cm4in, expected on 25 September, with around 28cm11in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Morgins Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Morgins
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
100km62 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Portes du Soleil
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
400km249 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
243km151 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Morgins Altitudes

Morgins Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Morgins
Highest Lift2,470m8,104ft
Resort Altitude (Morgins)1,400m4,593ft
Lowest Piste1,000m3,281ft
Max Vertical1,470m4,823ft

Morgins Rated

Ratings for Morgins
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Morgins Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Morgins is 6km4 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Morgins?

Morgins is in the Swiss Alps in Monthey, Valais, Switzerland.

Map of Morgins

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How to get to Morgins

 By Air

The nearest airports to Morgins are Sion, Geneva and Berne. There are 10 airports 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 35 ski lifts of Morgins are able to uplift 17,790 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Morgins is able to make snow, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 15 snow cannons.

Morgins Season Dates

When is Morgins open?

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

Usual opening is late December, and usual closing is Mid April.

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

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

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