he ski area of Marbachegg lies in the UNESCO Entlebuch Biosphere Reserve, the only such reserve in Switzerland and noted for its Alpina flora and fauna. There are stunning views across to the Jungfrau from the (relatively low) summit. Most of the runs can be accessed from the gondola top station, with a surface lift servicing the other runs and the snow park, which includes a half pipe. All round a good little resort for families, beginners, early intermediates and snowboarders.
By Public Transport
The best destination to access the downhill slopes by public transport in this ski area is Marbachegg, Talstation. Bus stop adjacent to gondola.
- From Basel the least travel time is 2 hrs 05 mins with as few as 2 changes going via Bern / Escholzmatt.
Please refer to a map and check local conditions for accurate routing information.
- The road distance from Zurich is around 100 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 26 mins.
- The road distance from Basel is around 114 km and the journey time is roughly 1 hr 30 mins.
Latest Resort Report
Report dated December 16 2017 07:45Weather -5 degrees
Season 23.12.2017 - 19.03.2018
Day ticket CHF: 39.-/22.-
Depth of snow 60 cm 25 cm in resort
Last snowfall today
Pistes 10/10 km
Condition of runs good 2/2 Runs down to resort (open/total)
Cross-country classic 6 km good
Cross-country skating 15 km good-fair
Altitude of cross-country trails 890 m (altitude)
Snowcross runs -
Snow park -
Tobogganing facilities -
Condition of runs -
Winter walking paths open 10/10 km
Snowshoe trails open 5/10 km