n a south-facing terrace above Weesen on the Walensee, Amden and neighbouring Arvenbüel are family-friendly resorts with varied pistes, winter walking trails, snow-shoe tours, a floodlit natural ice rink and toboggan runs. There are a couple of chair lifts, although it is impossible to escape surface lifts to explore the slopes.
Best of the Slopes
From the top of the Bärenfall drag lift there is a good run down to Amden.
Please refer to a map and check local conditions for accurate routing information.
- The road distance from Basel is around 159 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 45 mins.
Latest Resort Report
Report dated December 18 2017 07:45Weather -2 degrees
Lifts open 1/6
Day ticket CHF: 35.-/22.-
Depth of snow 100 cm 60 cm in resort
Last snowfall 2 days ago
Pistes 3/20 km 2 km with artificial snowmaking
Condition of runs good 0/1 Runs down to resort (open/total)
Cross-country classic 7 km good-fair
Cross-country skating 4 km good
Altitude of cross-country trails 1290 m (altitude)
Snowcross runs 0/0
Snow park 0/1
Tobogganing facilities -
Condition of runs -
Winter walking paths open 5/10 km
Snowshoe trails open 20/30 km