Southeast of Geneva and south of Martigny, the Champex-Lac Ski Area has 4 lifts accessing 15km of snowboading pistes with a maximum vertical drop of 700m. Most of the runs are intermediate.
Champex-Lac is part of the Ski St-Bernard ski region, which has six non-interconnected ski areas.
Note: If you plan to head to Champex-Lac 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, Champex-Lac is the 37th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 81 snowboarding resorts in Switzerland. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Champex-Lac including La Fouly and Vicheres-Liddes.
Local Contacts: Champex-Lac Tourism +41 27 783 12 27
Best Season: Dec. - Mar.
Average Difficulty: Moderate
Base Camp: Rosalp, Verbier (0041) 27-771-6323
Luxury Loding: Hotel Montpelier, Verbier 027-771-61-31; Kings Parc Hotel, Verbier 027-775-20-10; Chalet D Adrien, Verbier 027-771-62-00
Reference Source: click here http://www.telechampex.ch/
GPS: 46.031653, 7.106888
Date Published: 1/1/2016
Date Updated: 7/1/2016
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