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Fiesch

Fiesch Ski Resort Guide

Fiesch, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length28 miles
Highest Lift9,416ft
Resort Height3,445ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Lugano
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Fiesch

The Swiss ski resort of Fiesch is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 3,445ft, with 28 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Fiesch has direct access to 28 miles of downhill skiing, with 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 9,416ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Fiesch is 3 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Fiesch?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Fiesch Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 8 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 11 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 9 miles
Downhill
Total Length
28 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Fiesch Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift9,416ft
Lowest Trail3,445ft
Resort Altitude (Fiesch)3,445ft
Max Vertical5,971ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Fiesch
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Location and Map

Where is Fiesch?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Goms, Valais.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Fiesch is Sion, 70 minutes drive away.

Lugano, Basel, Milan Malpensa, Geneva, Zurich, Berne, Milan Linate and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 9,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 1 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Fiesch open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December (Opens weekend from late November to mid December then full time), and usual closing is Mid April.

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 Fiesch, 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 Fiesch Tourist Office for the latest.

Fiesch Webcams

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Fiesch