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Saas Almagell Ski Resort

Saas Almagell Resort Guide

Saas Almagell, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Saas Almagell Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders!
Total Piste Length14km9 miles
Highest Lift2,400m7,874ft
Resort Height1,672m5,486ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Saas Almagell at a glance

On the Saas lift pass with Saas Grund and best known Saas Fee, this small traditional village with 2000 tourist beds has a good beginner/intermediate ski area of its own with snow-making, and a natural ice rink. Located 4km from Saas Fee.

 When will it snow in Saas Almagell?

The next notable snow forecast for Saas Almagell is 2cm1in, expected on 5 June, with around 4cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Saas Almagell Facts, Stats and Ratings

Saas Almagell Rated

Ratings for Saas Almagell
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Saas Almagell?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Saas Almagell
Highest Lift2,400m7,874ft
Lowest Piste1,672m5,486ft
Resort Altitude (Saas Almagell)1,672m5,486ft
Max Vertical728m2,388ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Saas Almagell Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Saas Almagell
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 11km7 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 3km2 miles
Total Length
14km9 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
26km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Saastal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Saastal
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
159km99 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Saas Almagell Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Saas Almagell is part of the Saastal ski area with access to 159km99 miles of downhill skiing, with 56 marked pistes, served by a total of 35 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Saas Almagell itself (14km9 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Saastal ski resorts of Saas-Fee and Saas Grund.

The ski resort itself is at 1,672m5,486ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,400m7,874ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Saas Almagell is 3km2 miles long.

Skiing in Saas Almagell

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding in Saas Almagell

Saas Almagell offers some good boarding.

When is Saas Almagell open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Saas Almagell.


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

Snow Making

Saas Almagell is able to make snow, on 14km9 miles of ski runs,.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Saas Almagell are able to uplift 7,190 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Saas Almagell?

Saas Almagell is in the Swiss Alps in Saastal, Visp, Switzerland.

How can I get to Saas Almagell?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Saas Almagell are Sion, Geneva and Basel. There are five airports within three hours drive.

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