A winter paradise for skiing, somewhere between heaven and earth. The majestic four-thousanders form a magnificent setting dedicated to winter sports. If you like winter, you’ll love Valais! The possibilities are boundless and snow is guaranteed. No great surprise when you realise that Valais is the region in Switzerland that, thanks to the altitude of its ski areas, promises the best snow conditions on its 2400 kilometres of slopes.
Ski resort Lauchernalp
During the winter months, the Lötschental offers varied ski terrain and a challenging freeride area. Against the impressive mountain backdrop of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Lauchernalp is a winter paradise with abundant snow and sun. A cable car, two chairlifts, two T-bars and a glacier cablecar offer access to the slopes. The glacier cable car leads to the Hockenhorngrat (3111m). There is also a winter hiking trail at over 3000m with a panoramic view of over 40 four-thousand-metre summits. For cross-country skiers and winter hikers there are roughly 50 km of trails, as well as 24 km of classic and skating track to explore.
Altitude ski slopes: 3111 m
Number of installations: 7