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Torgon Ski Resort Guide

Torgon, Switzerland

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Torgon Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length35km22 miles
Highest Lift2,001m6,565ft
Resort Height1,150m3,773ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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Torgon is one of the Swiss representatives on the huge Portes du Soleil pass, though its neighbours, Chatel and La Chapelle, are both French

Torgon Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Torgon is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,150m3,773ft, with 35km22 miles of marked runs.

Torgon 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 Torgon itself (35km22 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, Morgins, 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 2,001m6,565ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing in Torgon

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

Snowboarding in Torgon

Torgon offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Torgon.

Torgon Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Torgon?

The next notable snow forecast for Torgon is 10cm4in, expected on 25 September, with around 114cm45in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Torgon

Ski Area Stats

Torgon Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Torgon
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 5km3 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 15km9 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 15km9 miles
Total Length
35km22 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

Torgon Altitudes

Torgon Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Torgon
Highest Lift2,001m6,565ft
Lowest Piste1,150m3,773ft
Resort Altitude (Torgon)1,150m3,773ft
Max Vertical851m2,792ft

Torgon Rated

Ratings for Torgon
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Torgon Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Torgon is 3km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Torgon?

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

Map of Torgon

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How to get to Torgon

 By Air

The nearest airports to Torgon 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 11 ski lifts of Torgon are able to uplift 12,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Torgon is able to make snow, on 5km3 miles of ski runs, with 6 snow cannons.

Torgon Season Dates

When is Torgon open?

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


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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

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

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