- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1434 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Switzerland is 2884 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 5748 ft.
- Season starts on Dec 1 and ends on Mar 13 (102 days). Average season duration in Switzerland is 112 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Dec 1 to Mar 13) is 16 " at summit elevation and 13 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 20 " at summit elevation and 17 " at the base.
- Rigi features 34 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Switzerland is 47 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 16 sunny days.
The sunny and well situated area of Rigi offers any winter sports fan the appropriate activities.
For skiers and snowboarders alike the ski resort provides 9 km of slopes. 4 of the pistes are especially suitable for beginners whilst the remaining 3 of them are of special interest to intermediates.
Moreover, 4 different skilifts enable a fast and secure service at all times.
The broad range of activities in Rigi consists of 35 km of walking trails, a snowshoeing trail, 14 km of cross-country tracks and racy toboggan runs.
Play and fun are guaranteed by the airboard piste, the children´s land and natural ice rink.
It will take quite some time to get bored here!
Enjoy a family holiday or a short trip with friends to this fantastic mountain landscape and discover new favorite winter sports activities!