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Wangs Ski Resort

Wangs Resort Guide

Wangs, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Wangs Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift2,227m7,306ft
Resort Height511m1,677ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Wangs at a glance

Picturesque village close to rail and motorway access and the spa resort of Bad Ragaz with which it shares the Pizol mountain. Low altitude irrelevant to ski conditions as a two stage gondola takes skiers up to 1830m.

 When will it snow in Wangs?

The next notable snow forecast for Wangs is 8cm3in, expected on 15 June.

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Wangs Facts, Stats and Ratings

Wangs Rated

Ratings for Wangs
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Wangs?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Wangs
Highest Lift2,227m7,306ft
Lowest Piste511m1,677ft
Resort Altitude (Wangs)511m1,677ft
Max Vertical1,716m5,630ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Wangs Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Wangs
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 21km13 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 18km11 miles
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Wangs Summary

The Swiss Ski Resort of Wangs has direct access to 40km25 miles of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,227m7,306ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

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

Skiing in Wangs

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

Snowboarding in Wangs

Allowed on all slopes/lifts.

When is Wangs open?

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

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

Snow Making

Wangs is able to make snow, on 2km1 miles of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts of Wangs are able to uplift 20,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Wangs?

Wangs is in the Swiss Alps in Sarganserland, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

How can I get to Wangs?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Wangs are St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen and Zurich. There are 10 airports within three hours drive. St. Gallen-Altenrhein is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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