The manageable skiing area Wiriehorn is within easy reach and wins over due to its family friendliness. The resort is situated within quiet surroundings but at the same time only a 45 minute drive from Bern.
The modern facilities and the hospitality of the ski resort make it a safe and friendly area and thus it is of special interest to families.
There is a reason the Wiriehorn carries the cachet „Families are welcome“. Anyone, the young and the old, are more than welcome at any time.
The pistes of the area are well groomed and suitable for skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels. Whether you are a beginner or a professional, try the the blue, red or black pistes (easy, intermediate and difficult) and find the perfect slope for your proficiency.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 884 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Switzerland is 886 m. The highest point of the track is 1,868 m above sea level.
- Season starts on 15 Dec and ends on 1 Apr (107 days). Average season duration in Switzerland is 114 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (15 Dec to 1 Apr) is 35 cm at summit elevation and 12 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during July, offering an average snow depth of 60 cm at summit elevation and 10 cm at the base.
- Wiriehorn features 40 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Switzerland is 39 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 13 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 5 sunniest in the Bernese Oberland.