Ski area Evolene


Valley Val dHerens
Mountain range Walliser Alpen
Vertical drop 1400 - 2600 meters
Descent 1200 meters

Ski slopes

11 ski slopes, 42 km
  • novice12km
  • intermediate25km
  • expert5km

Ski lifts

drag- chair- gondolas
Total lifts (n) 4
capacity: 8925 persons/hour

Ski lift pass

Currency: swiss franc
Daycard adult 42.00
6-day card 224.00
Daycard child 27.00
6-day card 144.00


Interm. altitude 37%
High altitude 63%


Bit steep 18%
Steep 9%
Very steep 4%
Extrem. steep 1%


North 29%
East 64%
South 7%

Ski resort ratings

Ski resort ratings for Evolene compared to all other ski resorts. Based on 138 reviews.

Overall 59 Skiing 58
5.9 6.95.0 7.66.0 7.75.0 7.17.0 7.0
5.0 7.66.0 7.85.0 6.78.0 7.77.0 7.0


Evolene is a small resort in the Val d\'Herens, 30 minutes by bus from Sion. Like many smaller Swiss resorts, the lift system is old and very basic. Access from the valley station is via a pretty ancient and very slow 2 seat chair. Up on the hill things are not much better with just a handful of drag lifts. To its credit, these few lifts do provide access to a surprisingly large area with quite a bit of off-piste potential between the long upper traverse run and the bottom of the drags. Most of these off-piste areas are very obvious and as a result they get tracked out quite quickly after fresh snow. The last places to suffer are at the far sides of the resort. Although there is a lot of ver
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