Review of snowboarding and skiing in Lenzerheide Switzerland.
Lenzerheide Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1882 the Swiss ski resort Lenzerheide lies at 1470 metres altitude in the Graubünden region of the Swiss Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2865m Lenzerheide ski area is snow sure. Over ? snow cannons ensure artificial Lenzerheide snow making covers 55km of ski trails, which equates to around 35 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Lenzerheide (Switzerland) is Zürich at a distance of 120km or approximately 150 minutes driving time. Lenzerheide ski season runs from December to April.
alpine downhill runs to ski in Lenzerheide Switzerland
3 runs 0km
28 runs 74km
17 runs 62km
10 runs 10km
Skiing in Lenzerheide
Skiing Lenzerheide you'll enjoy 58 pistes and trails and that means approximately 155km of ski runs. Lenzerheide lifts number 40 with the capacity to uplift 39510 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the Swiss ski resort of Lenzerheide is over 11km long.
Lenzerheide Ski Area
Lenzerheide ski area has 5% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 48% intermediate, 29% advanced ski slopes and 17% for expert skiers - the most difficult Lenzerheide piste is the 6.5km Weisshorn Speed run, with a steepness/slope angle of 60%. You can ski Lenzerheide after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Lenzerheide for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Lenzerheide
If you snowboard Lenzerheide you'll want to know that, of the 40 ski lifts in total, 24 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Lenzerheide snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Lenzerheide snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 0 half pipe (longest half pipe length is ? metres), 0 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
Lenzerheide for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Lenzerheide Apres Ski
The apres ski Lenzerheide scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
9 apres ski bars 62 restaurants 0 bowling 3 night club 0 cinema 3 billiards / pool 2 games room 0 concert 1 indoor swimming 1 outdoor heated pools 4 saunas 1 hot tubs 4 solariums 12 masseurs 1 indoor ice skating 4 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 1 indoor tennis 1 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 1 ballooning 4 horse riding 80 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 1 golf 1 fishing 1 museum 2 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Bavarian Curling, Carriage Rides, Curling, Indoor Golf, Nordic Walking, Skateline Albula,Turkish Bath.
Lenzerheide for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
More Lenzerheide Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Lenzerheide resort - ski Lenzerheide by any other name
The Swiss ski resort of Lenzerheide ski resort is also known as Lenzerheide and has the following common misspellings:
Lenzerheide ski area has ski slopes which face N S
The direction which the various Lenzerheide 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. Lenzerheide ski resort has ski slopes facing N S.
Lenzerheide for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Lenzerheide reviews, 4 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.