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Schwefelberg-Bad

Schwefelberg-Bad Ski Resort Guide

Schwefelberg-Bad, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift1,750m
Resort Height1,400m
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Sion
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Schwefelberg-Bad

Schwefelberg is located half an hour from the city of Fribourg and an hour from Swiss capital Bern. The ski lifts here have been running for more than 50 years.

The resort's ski area below the Gurnigelpasses is usually bathed in sunshine even when the Passhöhe below lies in fog. The main lift ascends 1.2km from 1300m on 1750m and opens up six groomed pistes. There's a child lift, which is especially suitable also for the friendly area's youngest guests, which is 300m long.

Summary

The Swiss ski resort of Schwefelberg-Bad is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,400m.

Schwefelberg-Bad has direct access to 6 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Schwefelberg-Bad.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Schwefelberg-Bad?

The next notable snow forecast is 4cm, expected on 26 October, with around 5cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Schwefelberg-Bad Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
50km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
12

Altitudes

Schwefelberg-Bad Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,750m
Resort Altitude (Schwefelberg-Bad)1,400m
Lowest Piste1,300m
Max Vertical450m

Schwefelberg-Bad Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Schwefelberg-Bad is 3km long.

Location and Map

Where is Schwefelberg-Bad?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Schwefelberg-Bad is Berne, 44 minutes drive away.

Sion, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Geneva, Zurich, Annecy and Chambery 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 12 ski lifts are able to uplift 11,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Schwefelberg-Bad open?

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

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 Schwefelberg-Bad, 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 Schwefelberg-Bad Tourist Office for the latest.

Schwefelberg-Bad