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Beatenberg

Beatenberg Ski Resort Guide

Beatenberg, Switzerland

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length22km
Highest Lift1,950m
Resort Height1,200m
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Basel
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Beatenberg

Spread out on a sunny plateau above Lake Thun, with magnificent views of the Jungfrau's highest peaks, Beatenberg is a small, totally unspoilt settlement attracting visitors throughout the year.

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Beatenberg is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,200m, with 22km of marked runs.

Beatenberg has direct access to 22km of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

Skiing

Beatenberg offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Beatenberg?

The next notable snow forecast is 10cm, expected on 5 December, with around 14cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Beatenberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 
Downhill
Total Length
22km
Cross Country
Total Length
16km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
5

Altitudes

Beatenberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,950m
Lowest Piste1,200m
Resort Altitude (Beatenberg)1,200m
Max Vertical750m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Beatenberg
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
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Apres-Ski

Snowboarding

Snowboard School operational.

Location and Map

Where is Beatenberg?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Interlaken, Bern.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Beatenberg is Berne, 60 minutes drive away.

Basel, Zurich, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Geneva, Sion, Lugano and St. Gallen-Altenrhein airports are all within three hours drive.

Berne is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 2,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Beatenberg open?

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

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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 Beatenberg, 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 Beatenberg Tourist Office for the latest.

Beatenberg Webcams

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

Beatenberg