Flims Laax

Ski resorts in Switzerland
Lifts (27/29)
Slopes (54%)
Snow depth
9902 ft
3609 ft
85.8 in
0 in
Flims and Laax and also Falera are three Swiss villages that share the vast ski system Weisse Arena. It’s in fact one of the biggest ski regions in the country, both in terms of piste kilometers and total acreage. This ski region is of particular interest for park skiers as it’s an area where there is active investment in several snow parks for jibbers of all experience levels. The area also includes Europe’s largest Superpipes. As a matter of fact, the ski region has become such a popular location among park skiers that it is even featured in the popular Xbox snowboarding games Amped 2 and 3.

Weisse Arena is not only a well-known winter sport region but has also made a name for itself during the flourishing summer season. The modern lift system with its many gondolas means it is one of the most efficient lift systems for summer visitors, too. It has become a popular place for people who want quick access to the mountains for hiking in the alps. You will also see lots of climbers, cyclists and paragliders here during the green summer months.

Flims Laax Snow forecast

  • 9.1 in snow

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  • 0.4 in snow


Facts about Flims Laax

Number of slopes:160
Learning / beginner Green slopes:13
Easy Blue slopes:17
Intermediate Red slopes:17
Advanced / Expert Black slopes:6
Evening skiing:1 number of slopes
Longest slope:36 ft
Total length of pistes:136.7 miles

Lifts (Total: 29)
Gondola lift:3
Aerial tramway:8
Chair lifts:9

Vertical drop
Flims Laax Vertical drop
Highest Point: 9902 ft
Vertical drop: 6293 ft
Base Point: 3609 ft

Start: 9 January
End:16 April

Cross country skiing
Tracks:39.8 miles
Open tracks:1.9 miles
Lit tracks:3.7 miles
Artificial snow:0 miles

Childrens area:2
Country: Switzerland

Reviews for Flims Laax

What do you think about Flims Laax?
Peter (Guest)
My Swiss favourite ski resort for days either in the pist or off-pist or the super nice parks with Europe’s biggest half pipe. Rocksresort is an aweso... Read more (51 words)
Just spent a week there and not impressed with the skiing, not for advanced skiers although snow boards seem to be in their element with parks.... Read more (28 words)
Jens Lidén
Jens Lidén (Guest)
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Very good ski resort where we spent 4 ski days in January. Have probably been to most of the larger resorts in the Alps and this is very high on my li... Read more (114 words)
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Robert Johansson
Robert Johansson (Guest)
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Be here last weekend in January. Really good place, long nice ride, some people in the lifts, close to Zurich where we landed by plane. Some transport... Read more (141 words)
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Probably one of the best ski areas I have traveled in. Lift systems and all logistics are tip top. Large selection of piste choices, but also a good r... Read more (50 words)
Philip Andersson
Philip Andersson (Guest)
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Visited Laax 1 week in Jan / Feb 2015. Badly read before, but exceeded expectations. Good ride and as mentioned earlier, easily accessible offpiste. M... Read more (129 words)
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Have just been to Laax and had a great week. Cruel high alpine ride. A little bad with snow, but got some offpiste rides. There are 1.1 miles from th... Read more (78 words)
BJ (Guest)
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I just came home from Flims and that was really good. Someone had to update info about the place though. It is not 400 fall height meters but much ... Read more (88 words)
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I came home from Flims recently. Really fat place in every way. Good ride both offpiste in the morning and then cool in the piste in the afternoon. Th... Read more (133 words)
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Visited Laax during the sporting holidays with the family. We stayed in the older part of Flims which was genuinely and nice. The ski area is very lar... Read more (107 words)
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Most popular photo

Rider: Johan Lilja Photo: Christoffer Aldell

Lift ticket prices

1 day:60 $ (55 CHF)
6 days:266 $ (245 CHF)
Season pass:1521 $ (1400 CHF)
Lift Tickets Flims Laax

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