Established in 1945 the Swiss ski resort Flumserberg lies at 1400 metres altitude in the Eastern Switzerland region of the Swiss Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2222m the area is not snow sure. Over 35 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 9km of trails, which equates to around 10 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Flumserberg is Zurich / Zürich at a distance of 100km or approximately 80 minutes driving time. Their season runs from November to April.
The largest winter sports area between Zurich and Chur, with good snow conditions the normality between December and April thanks to externsive snow making and its location in a snow trap area. Flumserberg's ski area can be easily reached from a number of villages below, including lakeside Unterterzen (426 M) which is linked by cable car. There's skiing for all standards with a modern lift network including four quad chairs.
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View our detailed Flumserberg snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Flumserberg snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||CHF248 - CHF248|
Traditional Village /
|Resort Opens||Nov 2020|
|Resort Closes||Apr 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Flumserberg trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||13km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Flumserberg area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Flumserberg ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 1022m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has ?% beginner runs or nursery slopes, ?% intermediate, ?% advanced slopes and ?% for experts - the most difficult piste is the 6km Terza run, with a steepness/slope angle of 20%. You can ski Flumserberg after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
The Swiss resort is also known as Maschgenkamm, Prodkamm, Leist and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Flumserberg slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing 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 resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Flumserberg has slopes facing N.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Flumserberg ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Schweizer Ski-und Snowboardschule and has 100 teachers teaching in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and taking students from a minimum age of 3.? www.sssf.ch 7333939
Flumserberg for beginners gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Flumserberg for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Flumserberg for expert skiers gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Flumserberg for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Flumserberg snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Flumserberg: 19km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 19km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: Y Telemark Rental 1 Paragliding schools: 1
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 3km
Flumserberg snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 1 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 20 Snowshoeing: 31 Hang Gliding : 1
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 3km Paragliding schools: 1
Flumserberg non skiing facilities also include Curling, Darts.