Ski Switzerland

Zinal Ski Resort Guide

Ski Switzerland

Zinal Ski Resort Guide

Zinal Ski Resort Guide

black run on the Col, Zinal photo


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Ride free, Zinal photo


Photo credit: Rutger Geerling

Slope Stats

  • 2896m

  • 1329m

  • 1567m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:11
  • Snowmaking:10%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:-
  • X-Country:19.5 km
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Zinal in Switzerland is a medium sized ski resort with 9 ski lifts (8 surface lifts) that offers skiers an incredible 1329 metres (4362 feet) of vertical descent. Zinal has 11 pistes with a total length of 70 kilometers (44 miles). There are 19.5 kilometers (12 miles) of cross country ski trails at Zinal. A small proportion of the pistes at Zinal are covered by snowmaking. The nearest airport is at Geneva / Geneve and the nearest train station to Zinal is at Sierre. There is accommodation located close to the pistes but we would welcome additional information about any hotels or chalets in Zinal.


  • Nearest Airport:Geneva / Geneve
  • Nearest Train Station:Sierre
  • Tourist Office Phone:+41274751370
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Season opens:
  • Season closes:
  • Lifts:9 (8 surface lifts)
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Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:26 Feb
  • Last Snowfall:26 February 2020
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:Closed
  • Off-piste:Powder

Today’s Weather (2231 m)view full snow forecast

moderate snow
10 WNW10
-10 °CF-Level
light snow
10 SW10
-6 °CF-Level
heavy snow
15 WSW15
-5 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Zinal

Ella from Switzerland writes:

Malgré le très faible enneigement de cette période de vacances de Noël 2016-2017, le(s responsable(s) des pistes se sont donné une peine folle pour que tout fonctionne le mieux possible. Merci

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