Swiss skiing in Champex-LacWinter Sports in Champex-Lac

Ski and snowboard 25 km of piste in Champex-Lac between 1500-2200m


Snowboard and Ski champex (c) Nic Oatridge

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hampex is a pretty family-oriented resort situated on a lake near Verbier above Orsières. Perhaps not the most extensive slopes, but they are well regarded and there are plenty of other winter sports activities in the village. The main La Breya chairlift has been renovated for the 2013/4 season.

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Getting There

By Road

Please refer to a map and check local conditions for accurate routing information.

  • The road distance from Zurich is around 270 km and the journey time is roughly 2 hrs 58 mins.
  • The road distance from Basel is around 243 km and the journey time is roughly 2 hrs 40 mins.
  • The road distance from Berne is around 149 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 44 mins.
  • The road distance from Geneva is around 155 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 52 mins.
  • The road distance from Lausanne is around 90 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 12 mins.
  • The road distance from Fribourg is around 119 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 27 mins.

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By Plane

The nearest major airport to Champex-Lac is Geneva although other airports may also be convenient.

There are some scheduled international flights to Sion, the cantonal capital of Valais.

Nearby Resorts

Other resorts in the ski area include Bruson.

Weather Outlook

Latest Resort Report

Report dated December 18 2017 07:45
Weather -3 degrees
Depth of snow 175 cm 100 cm in resort
Day ticket CHF: 39.-/20.-
Depth of snow 175 cm 100 cm in resort
Last snowfall yesterday
Pistes 0/15 km 0 km with artificial snowmaking
Condition of runs Sat/Sun only 0/2 Runs down to resort (open/total)
Cross-country classic 6 km good
Cross-country skating 6 km good
Altitude of cross-country trails 1500 m (altitude)
Half-pipes -
Snowcross runs -
Snow park -
Tobogganing facilities 0/1 0.0km / 6.7km
Condition of runs closed
Winter walking paths open 6/6 km
Snowshoe trails open 15/15 km

Piste Map for Champex-Lac

Ski and Snowboard using the Champex-Lac trail map

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Accommodation in the Resort & Nearby

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Recommendations

  • $$$ Hôtel Aux Mille Etoiles, Les Marécottes (3*) Well regarded hotel, right next to the gondola bottom station.
    +41 277611666 http://www.mille-etoiles.ch/



Ski and Snowboard Valais

Champex-Lac is located in Valais

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