Ski areas

Gstaad Mountain Rides, offers skiing, snowboarding and hiking up to an altitude of 3000 m. as well as 57 mountain railways and cableways which provide access to 220 km of slopes, sled & toboggan runs, snowparks and panoramic winter hiking trails. With authentic landscapes, splendid sun terraces and trendy snow bars, it's certainly well worth a visit.

Operating Dates Winter 2016 / 2017

Skiing area Season starts Season ends Operating times
Glacier 3000 Pillon 29.10.2016 07.05.2017 9.00 - 16.30 
Glacier 3000 Reusch 11.02.2016   9.00 - 16.40
Glacier 3000 Reusch 19.03.2017 10.04.2016

only weekend operation

Lengebrand / Parwengesattel 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 8.30 - 16.15
Rinderberg 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 8.30 - 16.30
Saanerslochgrat / Hornberg 26.11.2016 26.03.2017 8.45 - 16.30
Horneggli 26.11.2016 26.03.2017 08.30 - 16.30 
Rellerli 17.12.2016 06.03.2017 8.45 - 16.30
Wispile Gondelbahn 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 9.00 - 16.30
Wispile Rütti + Zückerli 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 9.00 - 16.30
Wasserngrat 16.12.2016

26.03.2017

 9:00 - 16:30
Gstaad - Eggli 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 9.00 - 16.30
Saanen - Eggli 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 9.00 - 16.30
La Videmanette

17.12.2016

26.03.2017

9.00 - 16.30

La Braye 17.12.2016 26.03.2017 9.00 - 16.30
Skilift Lauenen 17.12.2016 12.03.2017 10.00 - 16.15
Skilift Gsteig 20.12.2016 19.03.2017 10.00 - 16.30

Skiing areas

Skiing area Mountains Characteristics
Glacier 3000 Scex Rouge
Dôme
Gemskopf
Unique glacier skiing area in the Bernese Oberland with spectacular views. Attractions: Monster Park and the longest downhill run in the entire region, from 3000 m down to 1400 m.
Schönried - Saanenmöser - Zweisimmen - St. Stephan Rinderberg
Parwenge
Saanerslochgrat
Hornberg
Horneggli
The largest of the skiing areas, with 105 km of pistes spread over two mountain chains between Simmental and Saanenland. Attractions: variety, "Rinderberg Ronda" ski tour, countless chalet inns and ski bars.
Gstaad - Saanen - Rougemont Eggli
La Videmanette
Connoisseur's skiing area on the border between the German-speaking and the French-speaking parts of Switzerland. Attractions: the sunny Eggli mountain and the La Videmanette - Rougemont piste with a 1200 m difference in altitude and lots of Dolomite atmosphere.
Gstaad-Wispile Wispile Pleasant family skiing area with ski school amenities, also a number of demanding pistes nonetheless.
Gstaad-Wasserngrat Wasserngrat Small Skiing area with a gourmet restaurant on the top and the Tiger Run, the steepest slope of the area.
Schönried-Rellerli Rellerli Small skiing area that enjoys lots of morning sunshine and offers attractive, alternative downhill run
Château-d'Oex La Braye Small skiing area on the high plateau above Château-d'Oex, the capital of hot-air ballooning.
Lauenen & Gsteig   Small and pleasant family skiing areas, each with one ski lift.