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
MySwitzerland report for Amden