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La Tzoumaz

La Tzoumaz Ski Resort Guide

La Tzoumaz, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length34 miles
Highest Lift7,710ft
Resort Height4,921ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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La Tzoumaz

The Swiss ski resort of La Tzoumaz is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 4,921ft, with 34 miles of marked runs.

Summary

La Tzoumaz is part of the Four Valleys ski area with access to 256 miles of downhill skiing, with 205 marked pistes, served by a total of 92 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in La Tzoumaz itself (34 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Four Valleys ski resorts of Bruson, Evolène, Nendaz, Siviez, Thyon les Collons, Verbier and Veysonnaz.

With ski lifts as high as 7,710ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

La Tzoumaz offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

La Tzoumaz is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in La Tzoumaz.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in La Tzoumaz is 6 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'La Tzoumaz', which is 4 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in La Tzoumaz?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 2 December, with around 8in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

La Tzoumaz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3130 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2130 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Downhill
Total Length
34 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Four Valleys Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
20
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
106
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
77
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Downhill
Total Length
256 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
92

Altitudes

La Tzoumaz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift7,710ft
Lowest Trail4,921ft
Resort Altitude (La Tzoumaz)4,921ft
Max Vertical2,789ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for La Tzoumaz
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Rental in La Tzoumaz

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Ski Lessons in La Tzoumaz

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see La Tzoumaz Ski Schools and La Tzoumaz Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is La Tzoumaz?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Four Valleys, Valais.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to La Tzoumaz is Sion, 30 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Berne, Annecy, Basel, Chambery, Turin Caselle and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg 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.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 3 miles of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is La Tzoumaz open?

 Open from : December 11, 2021.

 Closes : April 18, 2022.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late 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 La Tzoumaz, 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.

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