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Bad Ragaz

Bad Ragaz Ski Resort Guide

Bad Ragaz, Switzerland

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length52km
Highest Lift2,230m
Resort Height520m
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Bad Ragaz

The Swiss ski resort of Bad Ragaz is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 520m, with 52km of marked runs.


Bad Ragaz has direct access to 52km of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,230m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Bad Ragaz offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Bad Ragaz is 6km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bad Ragaz?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm, expected on 1 November, with around 25cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Bad Ragaz

Ski Area Stats

Bad Ragaz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 21km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 18km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Bad Ragaz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,230m
Lowest Piste1,630m
Resort Altitude (Bad Ragaz)520m
Max Vertical1,710m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Bad Ragaz
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Bad Ragaz?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Sarganserland, St. Gallen.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bad Ragaz is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 41 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Zurich, Memmingen, Basel, Lugano, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Innsbruck Airport, Berne and Munich airports are all 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 7,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Bad Ragaz open?

 Open from : 11 December 2021.

 Closes : 3 April 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 Bad Ragaz, 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 Bad Ragaz Tourist Office for the latest.

Bad Ragaz Webcams

The Webcams in Bad Ragaz are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.

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