The 60th most popular snowboarding destination in Switzerland.
Tuesday 5 July 2016 06:45 GMT
Northwest of Visp, the Leukerbad ski area has 50km of pistes served by 9 lifts.
Note: If you plan to head to Leukerbad 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, Leukerbad is the 60th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 81 snowboarding resorts in Switzerland. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Leukerbad including Anzere and Crans-Montana.