The 20th most popular snowboarding destination in Switzerland.
Tuesday 2 August 2016 05:56 GMT
Southwest of Zurich and southwest of Brig, the Staldenried-Gspon Ski Area has five runs served by 3 lifts.
The snowboarding at Staldenried-Gspon Ski Area is accessible from the town of Stalden via a 2 person gondola located adjacent to the train station.
Note: If you plan to head to Staldenried for snowboarding by train, here are two great options offered by the Swiss train system SBB. First, there is the discounted Swiss Transfer Ticket which provides a round-trip train ticket from an airport directly to the town near the ski area, plus 50% off any additional train or bus tickets. Second, there is the Snow-N-Rail ticket which provides a round-trip ticket from anywhere in Switzerland combines with a ski lift pass for as long as you need at a total 20% discount (see: http://www.sbb.ch/snownrail ).
Overall, Staldenried-Gspon is the 20th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 81 snowboarding resorts in Switzerland. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Staldenried-Gspon including Lotschental Lauchernalp, Aletsch Arena and Belalp-Blatten.