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Vals / Valsertal

Vals / Valsertal Ski Resort Guide

Vals / Valsertal, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length25km
Highest Lift3,000m
Resort Height1,250m
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Milan Malpensa
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Vals / Valsertal

The Swiss ski resort of Vals / Valsertal is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 1,250m, with 25km of marked runs.


Vals / Valsertal has direct access to 25km of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 3,000m, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Vals / Valsertal.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Vals / Valsertal is 3km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vals / Valsertal?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 9 December, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Vals / Valsertal

Ski Area Stats

Vals / Valsertal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 5km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 16km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 4km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Vals / Valsertal Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,000m
Lowest Piste1,250m
Resort Altitude (Vals / Valsertal)1,250m
Max Vertical1,750m

Location and Map

Where is Vals / Valsertal?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Surselva, Graubünden.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vals / Valsertal is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 111 minutes drive away.

Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Friedrichshafen, Bergamo, Lugano, Zurich and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 3,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Vals / Valsertal open?

 Open from : 18 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 Vals / Valsertal, 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 Vals / Valsertal Tourist Office for the latest.

Vals / Valsertal