Les Marecottes Valais Switzerland

alt. 1186m

Les Marecottes Salvan

La Creusaz

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Les Marecottes Creusaz

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Vue de la Creusaz

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Weather report

Patchy light rain forecasted today. Temperature low -3 °C, high 4 °C. Freezing level at 2139 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow alert

Snow alert Tuesday January 23

lower 0cm middle 1cm upper 3cm


Avalanche risk level Tuesday January 23

Avalanche risk 5

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 11cm middle 20cm upper 24cm

The upper slopes will receive 24cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Tuesday January 23

lower 15cm middle 180cm upper 345cm

Snow condition fresh cover. 82cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Les Marecottes is a good destination the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

230 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 04 is 56cm on the lower slopes and 150cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


The powder score for the lower slopes is 2 and the score for the upper slopes is 3.


100 %
4 of 4 lifts in operation


95 %
7 of 25km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Les Marecottes is a safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Les Marecottes Salvan consists of 25km of skiing slopes between 1100-2200m altitude. There are 14km of blue, 6km of red and 5km of black slopes. The ski season for the Les Marécottes area is from 2017-11-25.

Ski map

Points of interest


Ski resorts with a similar micro-climate as Les Marecottes:


Neighbouring ski resorts of Les Marecottes:

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