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Saint-Cergue Ski Resort Guide

Saint-Cergue, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km12 miles
Highest Lift1,680m5,512ft
Resort Height1,047m3,435ft
 Nearest AirportsGeneva and Annecy
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A small and fairly low local resort, but when the conditions are right a good choice for beginner and intermediate skiers to take a short break. Whilst it also tends to be fairly quiet, it's defining features are ski runs which start in Switzerland and end in France.


The Swiss ski resort of Saint-Cergue is in the Swiss Jura at an altitude of 1,047m3,435ft, with 20km12 miles of marked runs.

Saint-Cergue has direct access to 20km12 miles of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Saint-Cergue.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saint-Cergue?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Saint-Cergue.

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Ski Area Stats

Saint-Cergue Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 7km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 8km5 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 3km2 miles
Total Length
20km12 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
90km56 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Saint-Cergue Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,680m5,512ft
Lowest Piste1,047m3,435ft
Resort Altitude (Saint-Cergue)1,047m3,435ft
Max Vertical633m2,077ft

Location and Map

Where is Saint-Cergue?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Jura in Nyon, Vaud.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saint-Cergue is Geneva, 37 minutes drive away.

Annecy, Chambery, Sion, Dole–Jura, Berne, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Grenoble and Basel airports are all within three hours drive.

Annecy and Geneva are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 4,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Saint-Cergue 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 Saint-Cergue, 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 Saint-Cergue Tourist Office for the latest.