1500 m - 3000 m
Located on a plateau dominating the Valley of the Rhône and the city of Sierre, Crans-Montana ski resort is one of the most prestigious in the Valais. Varied clientele includes families and members of the jet set, students and athletes of all levels as well. Incorporated two villages on Sierre-Crans and Montana, the resort offers a fantastic ski area, numerous activities and entertainment all year, a rich artistic and cultural life... Impossible to get bored!
Crans-Montana ski area is one of the most beautiful in Switzerland: between the station at 1500 m, to the glacier of the Plaine-Morte at 3000 m, it deploys 140 km of tracks, including 17 tracks blue (55 km), 20 Red runs (70 km) and 4 black runs (15 km). The tracks are well appointed and large enough to allow the "cohabitation" between skiers and snowboarders. They will be able to indulge in the snowpark designed to thrill!
The founders have 6 cross-country skiing tracks "classic" or "skating", totaling 19.5 km. Note that the so-called "Golf" (7 km) track grants you the privilege of skiing on snowy golf course! Hikers have the choice between nine hiking trails and five snowshoe trails. The luge track is located on the golf course at Snow Island
Off skiing, the resort offers a large range of activities: skating, tennis, golf, bowling, paintball, ballooning, paragliding, squash, badminton, sleigh rides... On land or in the air, "indoor" or outside, you will find activities for your taste!
Crans-Montana is a station to the rich cultural life, there are art galleries, the Museum of the Grand-Lens, a Congress centre, a cinema... Every winter are two music festivals: the musical weeks of Crans-Montana and Caprices festival dedicated to electronic music.
Winter in Crans-Montana is punctuated by many events: Alpine ski World Cup held there often. The Carnival in February, is an opportunity to a nice party with parade and many activities for children and adults. The night of snow is a charity gala is held every year in February.
The accommodation offer is very rich: hotels all category, some with health spa, cottage and apartments, mountain cottages... Be sure to visit the many cheese shops, cellars and chocolate shops in the surrounding area to discover local products!