Skiing & Snowboarding

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200 kilometres of ski slopes nestled between 1,000 and 3,000 metres above sea level

The Destination Gstaad is the perfect place for fun-filled skiing experiences on a range of superb slopes. Charming chalet villages adorn the entrances to the various ski areas: Family-friendly ski lifts, kilometres of downhill runs and the only glacier ski area in the Bernese Oberland, where winter sports can be enjoyed from the end of October to the beginning of May.

Skiing & Snowboarding

The ski area Gstaad offers winter enthusiasts three large and several small ski areas. Anyone who wants a glacial feeling can experience it on the Glacier 3000. Fans of ski arenas will find plenty of space on the Rinderberg, Lengebrand, Saanerslochgrat, Hornberg and Horneggli. For epicures it takes one’s leave to visit the region Eggli-La Videmanette. Families feel at home on the Rellerli or on the Wispile above Gstaad. The Tiger Run, the legendary steepest ski slope, is on the Wasserngrat. Various fun parks and freestyle elements encourage people to take a jump.

Night Skiing

Anyone who didn't let their hair down on the slopes during the day has the opportunity to do so at night in the Destination Gstaad. The Rinderberg offers ski and snowboard enthusiasts winter sports fun late into the evening on floodlit slopes.

Restaurants

After a beautiful winter day enjoy the Après-Ski, relax in a deck chair and warm the hands with a hot drink and to hear good music, all this is possible in the numerous snow bars along the slopes of the winter sports region Gstaad. Numerous cosy mountain inns with inviting sun terraces, Alpine charm and views of fantastic mountain panoramas increase the feel good factor and thus provide additional highlights in the wonderful diversity of the Destination Gstaad.

Learning Parks

New Attraction: The Funslope
New Attraction: The Funslope

Learning parks are practice slopes for children and beginners. Professional supervisors look after both young and not-so-young skiers on the learning parks. Ask for more information from the ski schools directly.

One day ski experience

New Attraction: The Funslope
New Attraction: The Funslope

The "carefree all round" package offers out-of-practice skiers or beginners the opportunity to master the first descents in an enjoyable, relaxed way. The offer comprises the ski lesson with ski pass, full ski equipment (skis, shoes, helmet) and clothing (pants, jacket) and the accompaniment by personal ski instructor from the hotel into the snow as well as a warm drink.

Duration:
3 hours, incl. 1.5 – 2 hr lesson and equipment selection with ski instructor's help.