Switzerland Ski Resort Guide for Grindelwald

Grindelwald Ski Resort Guide

About the Resort

The resort of Grindelwald is set either side of a road lying in a valley. The village has traditionaly styled chalet buildings set in magnificent scenery directly beneath the north face of the Elger. It holds an ice carving festival in January. There is quite a lot to do apart from skiing such as tobogganing and heli trips.

About the Mountains near Grindelwald

There is a mix of wooded and open slopes higher up. The area of slopes is shared with Wengen and are overall suited to the intermediate skier who would appreciate the gentle long reds and blues. The area is limited for experts. Some of the nursery slopes can suffer from too much sun and overcrowded conditions.

Apr├Ęs Ski at Grindelwald

There is a wide choice of mountain restaurants offering some good food. The apres ski is relaxed and varied with a number of discos and bars.

Grindelwald Resort Ratings Guide

Snowfall RatingSnow Reliability2 Stars
Ski Lifts Number of Lifts 42
Resort HeightResort Height 1035 m
3400 ft
Run Length Slopes / Runs 945-2970 m
3100-9740 ft
QueuesQueues 2 Stars
Green Ski% of Green Pistes in resort 0%
Blue Ski% of Blue Pistes in resort 25%
Red Ski% of Red Pistes in resort 61%
Black Ski% of Black Pistes in resort 14%

Local Tourist Office Information

Web address: www.grindelwald.com

Email: touristcentre@grindelwald.com

Telephone: 854 1212