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Zinal Resort Guide

The Zinal resort guide summary is: Zinal has 9 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for intermediate level. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1329m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 11 trail at Zinal.


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Zinal Resort Guide

The Zinal resort guide summary is: Zinal has 9 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for intermediate level. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1329m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 11 trail at Zinal.

Vertical:

Top: 2896m
Arrow
1329m
Bot: 1567m

Best for:

Intermediate level skier
Intermediates

Trails:

11

Hectares of Ski:

Snowmaking: 10%

Zinal Lifts:

  • drag lift icon8
  • ski lift icon
  • cablecar icon1
Total lifts = 9
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Visiting Zinal

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Zinal.

  • Season opens
  • Season closes
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    15 | 2
  • Nearest Airport
    Geneva / Geneve
  • Nearest Train Station
    Sierre
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +41274751370

Zinal Features

The terrain at Zinal includes:


What's it like at Zinal resort?

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.


Explore Zinal Location Map

Interactive Zinal 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.


When's the snowiest month to visit Zinal?

MarchAverage: 5.0 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Zinal is week 1 of March. There are typically 5.0 snowy days during this week with 53cm of snowfall. Check out the Zinal Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Zinal

Overall: 3.6 Based on 10 votes and 8 reviews

  • Snowsure 4.5
  • Variety of pistes 3.9
  • Off-piste 4.2
  • Scenery 4.4
  • Apres-Ski 2.9
  • Vote

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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