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Vercorin Ski Resort Guide

Vercorin, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length22 miles
Highest Lift7,867ft
Resort Height4,400ft
 Nearest AirportsSion and Geneva
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The Swiss ski resort of Vercorin is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 4,400ft, with 22 miles of marked runs.


Vercorin is part of the Sierre-Anniviers ski area with access to 99 miles of downhill skiing, with 80 marked pistes, served by a total of 51 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Vercorin itself (22 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Sierre-Anniviers ski resorts of Chandolin, Grimentz, St-Luc and Zinal.

With ski lifts as high as 7,867ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Vercorin offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Vercorin is 5 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vercorin?

The next notable snow forecast is 4in, expected on 3 November.

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Ski Area Stats

Vercorin Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 14 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 6 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
22 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Sierre-Anniviers Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
99 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Vercorin Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift7,867ft
Lowest Trail5,978ft
Resort Altitude (Vercorin)4,400ft
Max Vertical3,468ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Vercorin
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Location and Map

Where is Vercorin?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Sierre-Anniviers, Sierre.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vercorin is Sion, 40 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Berne, Annecy, Chambery, Turin Caselle and Basel 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 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 6,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Vercorin open?

 Open from : December 18, 2021.

 Closes : April 24, 2022.

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 Vercorin, 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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