There is a lot of snow on the slopes today, an impressive depth of 218 centimeter, and of course the lifts and slopes are open in Brig. Today, all lifts are running, and all slopes are also open for skiing.
In Brig you will find 13 lifts with a lift capacity of 18440 passengers/hour. There are 38 kilometer of groomed pistes in total, divided into 15 kilometer blue pistes, 12 kilometer red pistes and for the more experienced skiers, 11 kilometer black pistes. The highest point in the ski system is at 3118 meter, which gives a vertical drop of 1796 meter. There are also other skiing and snowboarding activities here besides the slopes, for the more daring (and perhaps more experienced) skiers there is both a fun park and a halfpipe facility.
If downhill skiing isn't your thing, or other in travel company don't like it, there are 1 kilometers of cross-country skiing tracks available for those who needs a good exercise. For those of you who want to try something new (probably), there is also a toboggan run here that is open to the public, as well as prepared trails for winter hiking.
Airports close to BrigFor those of you who want to fly to Brig the nearest airport is Belp, Bern. The distance from this airport to Brig is 76 kilometers. It is also possible to fly to the airports Lugano Airport, which is 79 kilometers away, and Malpensa, Milan, which has a distance of 95 kilometers from Brig.
Closest ski resorts to BrigJust nearby, with a distance of 7 kilometers from Brig, you will find Riederalp. Other nearby ski resorts are Bettmeralp (10 kilometers) and Fiesch (15 kilometers).
Hotel & accommodation in BrigHere you will find in total 49 hotel, apartments and chalets/houses in Brig.
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