The Leysin ski area is situated between 1300 and 2200 meters altitude and offers 60 km of ski slopes accessible to a wide public. Snow making guarantees skiing from the beginning to the end of the season.
Situated 500 meters below the Lodge, the lifts can be accessed directly on skis from your bungalow. The departing lifts are the Berneuse godola and the Leysin Tête d’Aï chair lift. The numerous lifts in the resort, mainly chairlifts, are mostly south facing which guaranties a maximum of sunshine.
Much appreciated by youngsters and families alike, the Leysin ski resort is composed of many infrastructures which will satisfy most desires. For beginners, a few slopes are available, amongst them, the Plan-Praz run situated beside the Leysin Lodge.
The Snowpark and its various lines is famous amongst freestyle riders of all ages and all styles, skiers and snowboarders alike. www.leysinpark.ch
For the more advanced or families, one can connect to the “Les Mosses” ski area which gives you a total of 100 km of skiing paradise.
Leysin also hosts one of Switzerland’s 3 revolving restaurants in Switzerland: The Kuklos (2048m.) at the summit of Berneuse. It is a unique 360° panorama on the top of the Alps including views of the Eiger, the Mont-Blanc, the Matterhorn, and the Dent du Midi.
Children under 9 years of age get free access to the lifts in Leysin – Les Mosses – La Lécherette.
For ski rental and purchases, our partner store, Hefti Sports, welcomes you for all your needs. www.heftisports.ch
Ski lessons taught by Swiss Ski School instructors (ESS), are available. All winter sports and all levels are available. www.eslleysin.ch
For the more adventurous types, the Guides Bureau is available for powder skiing, mountaineering and much more, in the town of Leysin or anywhere in Switzerland. www.guideservice.ch