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Salvan - Les Marécottes

Salvan - Les Marécottes Ski Resort Guide

Salvan - Les Marécottes, Switzerland

Rated: 2/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift2,200m7,218ft
Resort Height1,100m3,609ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Salvan - Les Marécottes

Picture-postcard villages in the Trient Valley, a funicular train lovers paradise, with normally queue-free lifts on usually sunny open pistes. There's a swimming pool, alpine zoo and sledge runs in the area.


The Swiss ski resort of Salvan - Les Marécottes is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,100m3,609ft.

Salvan - Les Marécottes has direct access to 5 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,200m7,218ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Salvan - Les Marécottes?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Salvan - Les Marécottes.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Salvan - Les Marécottes

Ski Area Stats

Salvan - Les Marécottes Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Salvan - Les Marécottes Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,200m7,218ft
Lowest Piste1,100m3,609ft
Resort Altitude (Salvan - Les Marécottes)1,100m3,609ft
Max Vertical1,100m3,609ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Salvan - Les Marécottes
Expert Skiers


Classes only available if there's enough people of the same ability.

Location and Map

Where is Salvan - Les Marécottes?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Saint-Maurice, Valais.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Salvan - Les Marécottes is Sion, 35 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Berne, Annecy, Chambery, Basel, Turin Caselle, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg and Zurich airports are all 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 five ski lifts are able to uplift 4,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Salvan - Les Marécottes 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 Salvan - Les Marécottes, 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 Salvan - Les Marécottes Tourist Office for the latest.

Salvan - Les Marécottes