Grindelwald

Overview

Part of the Jungfrau mountain range, Grindelwald has as its backdrop the stunning Eiger mountain. The area has 160 kms of marked piste and alot of the skiing being amongst the trees. The area is steeped in mountain history and is very traditional.

Positive

  • Amazing scenery
  • Ideal intermediates resort
  • Lots of off slope activities

Negative

  • Some slow and old lifts
  • Little to keep expert piste skiers happy
  • Can be cold in mid winter

Offslope/apres ski

Apres ski is lively with live music and dancing available for those that want it, plenty to do off the slopes with toboggan runs sports centre and ice rink.

Our View

Stunning scenery and a traditional feel to the town a welcome change from some of the high mountain French "Ski Factories".

At a glance

Chalets:
0
Hotel & Apartments:
9
Pistes:
160 kms
Resort height:
1035 metres
Top station:
2970 metres

Suitability

Experts:
3 stars
Intermediates:
5 stars
Beginners:
2 stars
Non-Skiers:
5 stars
Scenery:
1 stars
Resort charm:
1 stars
Nightlife:
1 stars