Arolla / Valais

alt. 2000m

Arolla Valais


Courtesy of Evolena


Courtesy of Evolene Tourist Office

Cafe Le Trappeur Mase

Courtesy of Cafe Le Trappeur


Courtesy of

Salette Valtournenche the Italian part of the Zermatt ski area

Courtesy of Zermatt

Grimentz village

Courtesy of Immobilia Grimentz

Weather report

Heavy snow forecasted today. Temperature low 1 °C, high 1 °C.

Weather today

Weather conditions at low to mid altitude (2250m)

Weather outlook

Weather conditions at low altitude (2000m)

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at 3000m -1 to -4°C. Freezing level at 2850 meters.

Snow alert

Snow alert Wednesday October 16

lower 11cm
mid 25cm
upper 33cm
2500 m
3000 m

Snow alarm!33cm settles on the upper slopes today

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 16cm
mid 41cm
upper 50cm
2500 m
3000 m

50cm settles on the upper slopes in the next 5 days

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Arolla consists of 92km of skiing slopes between 2000-3000m altitude. 9% is above 3000m. Most of the area (54%) is facing East. There are 22km of blue, 57km of red and 13km of black slopes serviced by 6 lifts.

Ski map


The ski region Arolla was voted an average of 7.1 by our visitors.


If you want to be high in the Alps, just between Chamonix, France and Zermatt, Switzerland, and also be off the huge ski stations like Verbier, it is the place; calm, not many visitors, great off-pi..


Closest transit point for ski destination Arolla is Bern airport. The travel distance is 196 km which equals an est. travel time of 2 hours 19 mins.


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Neighbouring (ski) resorts of Arolla:

Tourist office