Ski areas

Gstaad Mountain Rides offer snowboarding and hiking up to an altitude of 3000 m, 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 is 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 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, but 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 downhill runs
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.