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Amenities Vercorin

last updated: November 12, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1330 m
Inhabitants - total: 603
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by cable car  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 4
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 124
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 1700
Group lodging - total beds: 364
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Good to Know Vercorin is an ideal vacation resort for relaxation and to get back in touch with ones inner self, with the old village still keeping many traces of the past, its genuine and protected nature and its recreational activities. Located on the left bank of the Rhone, at just a few minutes from the plain the charming village of Vercorin profits from exceptional climatic conditions thanks to the microclimate of the area.
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 50
Mountain railways - info phone: 027/452 29 00
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1330 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2336 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 3
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2336 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 200 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 170 km marked
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
Trottinherbe slope 3500 m length
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Forêt de l'Aventure, parapente, circuit des 3 bisses, canyoning, bungy-jumping, rafting.
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Le Vallon de Réchy, à découvrir durant l'été, est une réserve naturelle extrêmement riche en faune et flore, qui offre des paysages fantastiques.
Cultural sights: La découverte du village avec guide, l'ancienne église de Vercorin, les expositions à la Maison Bourgeoisiale.
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: A la découverte du vieux village, Le Sentier des Marmottes.
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.sierre-anniviers.ch
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Big Air Bag
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.idelec.ch/webcam/vercorin/
Detailed local Weather Link www.meteoneige.ch
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Vercorin-Crêt du Midi
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1330 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2374 m
Price one day pass adult 50 CHF
Price one day pass children 30 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 027/456.16.17
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 10
Subregional transport installations - total: 44
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2336 m
Cable-cars - total: 1
Snow conveyor - number: 1
Gondolas - total: 1
Skilifts - total: 6
Babylift - Number: 2
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 027/452 29 00
Point of measure ski area bottom 1670 m
Point of measure ski area top 2336 m
Number of slopes: 10
Local ski slopes 35 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 4 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 220 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 40 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 10 % advanced
Alpine ski area surface 6200 m2:
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Lowest Snowboardpark 1860 m
Snowboard - info phone: 027/452 29 00
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross country comments Piste damée et tracée
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 027/452 29 00
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1400 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1600 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 15 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 15 km subregion
Skating slopes 15 km
Skating trails 15 km marked
Winter hiking trails 1600 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1800 m
Snowshoe trail 45 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: 027/452 29 00
Tobogganing installations - total: 2
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 500
Total difference in altitude of all installations 500 m
Tobogganing trails total 500 m marked
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Other information for winter  
Number of Snowtube slopes (Tire-tobogganing) 1
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Parapente, delta, ski hors-piste, raquette, peau de phoque, patinage
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.rma.ch
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.