Piste facilities in the family ski area at Oeschinensee are easy to operate and provide for leisurely skiing. Here, it’s not about the speed – just take a deep breath and enjoy. This valley descent past the frozen Oeschinensee lake to Kandersteg provides some delightful experiences in nature.
This skiing mountain brings special joy to the hearts of freeriders and snowboarders: Only some of the pistes on the Jakobshorn are rolled by machine. Hence some of the downhill runs – such as the one into the Dischmatal valley – provide skiing fun on deep snow until well into the spring.
The extensive Villars-Gryon-Diablerets winter sports arena offers connoisseurs and beginners a wide variety of slopes. One of the highlights for seasoned skiers is the "Bouquetins Black Piste" from the summit of the Grand Chamossaire down to Villars.
The Matterhorn is renowned around the world as a symbol of Switzerland. Directly at the foot of this striking jagged rock there is a marvelous ski resort – the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, home to Europe’s longest piste. It runs from the Klein Matterhorn to the village of Zermatt.