Review of snowboarding and skiing in Adelboden Switzerland.
Adelboden Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1901 the Swiss ski resort Adelboden lies at 1353 metres altitude in the Bernese Oberland region of the Swiss Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2362m Adelboden ski area is not snow sure. Over ? snow cannons ensure artificial Adelboden snow making covers 64.2km of ski trails, which equates to around 35 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Adelboden (Switzerland) is Zürich at a distance of 195km or approximately 120 minutes driving time. Adelboden ski season runs from December to May.
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Skiing in Adelboden
Skiing Adelboden you'll enjoy ? pistes and trails and that means approximately 210km of ski runs. Adelboden lifts number 72 with the capacity to uplift 52420 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the Swiss ski resort of Adelboden is over 7km long.
Adelboden Ski Area
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Adelboden for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Adelboden
If you snowboard Adelboden you'll want to know that, of the 72 ski lifts in total, 49 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Adelboden snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Adelboden snowboard facilities include 3 terrain parks and 0 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 0 metres), 2 quarter pipe and 2 boardercross courses.
Adelboden for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Adelboden Apres Ski
The apres ski Adelboden scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
7 apres ski bars 24 restaurants 0 bowling 2 night club 1 cinema 1 billiards / pool 1 games room 1 concert 2 indoor swimming 2 outdoor heated pools 6 saunas 4 hot tubs 5 solariums 3 masseurs 1 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 1 horse riding 74 prepare winter walks 1 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 1 museum 1 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Curling, Steam Bath, Tailing Party (String of Toboggans Tied Behind Horse) Some facilities are in hotels and only available to guests of those hotels..
Adelboden for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
More Adelboden Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Adelboden resort - ski Adelboden by any other name
The Swiss ski resort of Adelboden ski resort is also known as Adelboden Betelberg, Silleren - Hahnenmoos Metsch and has the following common misspellings:
Adelboden ski area has ski slopes which face NW, NE
The direction which the various Adelboden ski slopes face can make or break your skiing or snowboarding holiday. If you want to guarantee good snow and ski conditions, you should choose a resort with ski slopes which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February you need a ski resort with some sunny south facing ski slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a ski resort with some cool and shady north facing slopes will ensure you're not skiing on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best ski resorts have ski areas and slopes which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating skiing whatever the weather. Adelboden ski resort has ski slopes facing NW, NE.
Adelboden for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Adelboden reviews, 3.8 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.