Wengen Resort Guide

The Wengen resort summary is: Wengen has 17 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for all levels. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1455m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 53 trail at Wengen.


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Wengen Resort Guide

The Wengen resort summary is: Wengen has 17 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for all levels. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1455m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 53 trail at Wengen.

Vertical:

Top: 2399m
Arrow
1455m
Bot: 944m

Best for:

Beginners level skier
Beginners/
Intermediates

Trails:

53
30%
50%
20%

Hectares of Ski:

Snowmaking:65%

Wengen Lifts:

  • drag lift icon4
  • ski lift icon10
  • cablecar icon3
Total lifts = 17

Visiting Wengen

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Wengen.

  • Season opens
  • Season closes
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    16 | 12
  • Nearest Airport
    Bern / Berne
  • Nearest Train Station
    Wengen
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +41338551414

Wengen Features

The terrain at Wengen includes::


What's it like at Wengen resort?

Traffic free Wengen (1274m) in Switzerland (in the Jungfrau region) is a large resort with 20 lifts, including 10 chair lifts, 4 surface lifts, 3 trains, 1 gondola and 2 cable cars, that offers skiers an impressive 1455 metres of vertical descent. Wengen has 112kms (213km in region) of terrain over 53 pistes . A large proportion of the pistes (65%) at Wengen are covered by snowmaking. Wengen has an excellent beginners area in the village. The area is best suited to intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is some terrain for advanced skiers including extensive off piste. There are no cross country ski tracks in Wengen but there are 40kms in the region together with 100kms of winter hiking paths and 50kms of sledge runs. For snowboarders and free style skiers there is a small terrain park. Wengen rates high for alpine charm and the awesome scenery of the Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau massif. The nearest airport is at Bern / Berne and the nearest train station to Wengen is at Wengen. There is accommodation located close to the pistes in hotels and chalet appartments.


Explore Wengen Location Map

Interactive Wengen trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.

Wengen Live Weather

ResortSnow DepthTemp. (°C)Wind (km/h)Weather
Top Lift: 
-9
15
snow showers
Middle Lift: 
-4
10
snow showers
Bottom Lift: 
1
5
snow showers

When's the snowiest month to visit Wengen?

MarchAverage: 4.3 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Wengen is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 48cm of snowfall. Check out the Wengen Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Wengen

Overall: 4.3 Based on 14 votes and 11 reviews

  • Snowsure 4.2
  • Variety of pistes 4.7
  • Off-piste 3.6
  • Scenery 4.9
  • Apres-Ski 3.8
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Ranger dad from Germany writes:

It’s Wengen, all the history and mystic is richly deserved. It’s like skiing in a postcard. With great terrain. The Wiki lift and Lauberhorn lift are the best bits. The Valley runs are epic. The new Eiger express is perhaps the best lift I have ever taken.

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