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Worldwide: elevation differences of ski resorts

All 5180 ski resorts worldwide sorted according to elevation difference.


Biggest height difference worldwide (2,807 m)

The ski resort Aiguille du Midi (Chamonix) 2,807 m has the biggest elevation difference of all ski resorts worldwide.

Biggest height difference worldwide – ski resort Aiguille du Midi (Chamonix)

Map: ski resorts with the biggest elevation differences (Top 10)

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Ski resorts with the biggest elevation differences worldwide

1-50 out of 5180 ski resorts

Elevation difference 2807 m (1035 m - 3842 m)
Ski lifts
  • 5
Lift ticket € 58.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Elevation difference 2509 m (821 m - 3330 m)
Slopes 412 km 107 km 202 km 103 km
Ski lifts
  • 71
Lift ticket SFr. 71,- / approx. € 65,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Verbier, Le Châble, Veysonnaz, Nendaz-Siviez, La Tzoumaz, Thyon, Bruson

Elevation difference 2337 m (1562 m - 3899 m)
Slopes 322 km 75 km 220 km 27 km
Ski lifts
  • 53
  • Heli-skiing
Lift ticket SFr. 92,- / approx. € 85,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Zermatt, Breuil-Cervinia, Valtournenche, Täsch, Randa

Elevation difference 2280 m ((979 m -) 1280 m - 3560 m)
Slopes 200 km 110 km 56 km 34 km
Ski lifts
  • 51
Lift ticket € 49,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Les Deux Alpes, Les 2 Alpes 1800, Alpe de Mont de Lans, Alpe de Vénosc, Mont de Lans, Vénosc, Bons

Elevation difference 2205 m (1125 m - 3330 m)
Slopes 249 km 70 km 129 km 50 km
Ski lifts
  • 76
Lift ticket € 49.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Alpe d'Huez, Auris en Oisans, Oz en Oisans 1350, Vaujany, Villard-Reculas

Elevation difference 2174 m (796 m - 2970 m)
Slopes 51 km 19 km 23 km 9 km
Ski lifts
  • 16
Lift ticket SFr. 63,- / approx. € 57,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Mürren, Gimmelwald, Stechelberg, Lauterbrunnen, Wilderswil, Interlaken

Elevation difference 2130 m ((612 m -) 1100 m - 3230 m)
Slopes 600 km 312 km 216 km 72 km
Ski lifts
  • 143
Lift ticket € 59,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Val Thorens, Les Menuires-La Croisette, Les Menuires-Reberty, Les Menuires-Les Bruyères, Méribel-Mottaret, Méribel-Village, Courchevel, Courchevel-Moriond, La Tania, Les Menuires-Le Preyerand, Francoz, Courchevel-Village, Courchevel-Le Praz, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Brides-les-Bains, Méribel-Centre, Les Allues, Orelle, Saint-Bon-Tarentaise, Bozel

Elevation difference 2096 m (1370 m - 3466 m)
Ski lifts
  • 2
Lift ticket € 43,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Courmayeur

Elevation difference 2064 m (1470 m - 3534 m)
Slopes 3 km 3 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 3
Lift ticket € 47.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages La Grave, Villar d'Arène

Elevation difference 2048 m (1212 m - 3260 m)
Slopes 132 km 23 km 94 km 15 km
Ski lifts
  • 19
  • Heli-skiing
Lift ticket € 41,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Alagna Valsesia, Champoluc, Gressoney-La-Trinité, Frachey

Elevation difference 2034 m (810 m - 2844 m)
Slopes 96.4 km 20 km 60.4 km 16 km
Ski lifts
  • 20
Lift ticket SFr. 70,- / approx. € 65,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Davos, Davos-Dorf, Klosters-Serneus, Küblis

Elevation difference 2026 m ((810 m -) 1200 m - 3226 m)
Slopes 193 km 98.5 km 58 km 36.5 km
Ski lifts
  • 54
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Arc 1600, Bourg Saint Maurice, Vallandry, Arc 1800, Villaroger, Arc 1950, Arc 2000, Peisey-Nancroix, Plan Peisey

Elevation difference 2023 m (1252 m - 3275 m)
Slopes 29 km 6 km 9 km 14 km
Ski lifts
  • 10
Lift ticket € 60,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Argentière

Elevation difference 2020 m (1000 m - 3020 m)
Slopes 82 km 22 km 50 km 10 km
Ski lifts
  • 20
Lift ticket SFr. 62,- / approx. € 57,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Engelberg

Elevation difference 2000 m (1250 m - 3250 m)
Slopes 225 km 139 km 59 km 27 km
Ski lifts
  • 94
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Plagne Centre, Plagne Soleil, Aime la Plagne, Plagne Villages, Belle Plagne, Montalbert, Montchavin, Plagne 1800, Plagne Bellecôte, Champagny-en-Vanoise, La Roche, Les Coches

Elevation difference 1990 m (1350 m - 3340 m)
Slopes 143.6 km 69.5 km 44.9 km 29.2 km
Ski lifts
  • 33
Lift ticket € 51,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Sölden, Hochsölden, Zwieselstein, Huben, Längenfeld

Elevation difference 1940 m (1910 m - 3850 m)
Slopes 6 km
Ski lifts
  • 6
Lift ticket IRR 500000,- / approx. € 16,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 1920 m (580 m - 2500 m)
Slopes 143 km 43 km 89 km 11 km
Ski lifts
  • 52
Lift ticket € 50.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Zell am Ziller, Gerlos, Königsleiten, Hochkrimml, Rohr, Zellberg, Hainzenberg, Gerlosberg, Rohrberg, Krimml, Wald im Pinzgau

Elevation difference 1918 m (1100 m - 3018 m)
Slopes 180 km 64 km 70 km 46 km
Ski lifts
  • 28
Lift ticket SFr. 76,- / approx. € 70,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Flims, Falera, Laax

Elevation difference 1906 m (1550 m - 3456 m)
Slopes 300 km 170 km 78 km 52 km
Ski lifts
  • 82
Lift ticket € 55.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Tignes le Lac, Val d'Isère, La Daille, Val Claret, Le Fornet, Le Laisinant, Legettaz, Tignes 1800 Les Boisses, Tignes-Le Lavachet, Les Brévières, Le Joseray, Le Crêt, Le Châtelard

Elevation difference 1895 m (1121 m - 3016 m)
Slopes 100 km 22 km 63 km 15 km
Ski lifts
  • 28
Lift ticket € 41,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Passo del Tonale, Temù, Ponte di Legno, Vermiglio

Elevation difference 1870 m (630 m - 2500 m)
Slopes 136 km 40 km 66 km 30 km
Ski lifts
  • 44
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Mayrhofen, Tux, Finkenberg, Lanersbach, Vorderlanersbach, Stockach, Dornau, Persal, Schwendau, Burgstall, Bichl, Hippach, Laubichl, Juns, Ramsau im Zillertal, Hollenzen

Elevation difference 1861 m (700 m - 2561 m)
Slopes 265 km 135 km 95 km 35 km
Ski lifts
  • 72
Lift ticket € 45.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Flaine, Morillon, Samoëns, Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval, Les Carroz, Morillon-Les Esserts, Samoëns 1600

Elevation difference 1820 m (1450 m - 3270 m)
Slopes 20 km 4 km 14 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 6
Lift ticket € 47,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Rocca Pietore

Elevation difference 1818 m (560 m - 2378 m)
Slopes 77.8 km 32.2 km 32.4 km 13.2 km
Ski lifts
  • 36
Lift ticket € 51.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Kaltenbach, Hochfügen, Aschau im Zillertal, Ried im Zillertal, Stumm, Ahrnbach, Uderns, Fügen, Hart im Zillertal, Schlitters

Elevation difference 1800 m (1200 m - 3000 m)
Slopes 18 km 5 km 10.3 km 2.7 km
Ski lifts
  • 6
Lift ticket € 29,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Cogolo, Pejo

Elevation difference 1796 m (1322 m - 3118 m)
Slopes 60 km 20 km 20 km 20 km
Ski lifts
  • 11
Lift ticket SFr. 56,- / approx. € 51,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Blatten bei Naters

Elevation difference 1787 m (1225 m - 3012 m)
Slopes 50 km 14 km 34 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 11
Lift ticket € 40,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Bormio

Elevation difference 1773 m (1800 m - 3573 m)
Slopes 100 km 20 km 60 km 20 km
Ski lifts
  • 22
Lift ticket SFr. 72,- / approx. € 66,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Saas-Fee

Elevation difference 1750 m (1500 m - 3250 m)
Slopes 60 km 14 km 35 km 11 km
Ski lifts
  • 20
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Hintertux, Tux, Madseit, Juns, Lanersbach, Vorderlanersbach, Finkenberg

Elevation difference 1741 m ((490 m -) 509 m - 2250 m)
Slopes 40 km 14 km 18 km 8 km
Ski lifts
  • 11
Lift ticket SFr. 54,- / approx. € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Wangs, Bad Ragaz

Elevation difference 1730 m (700 m - 2430 m)
Slopes 115 km 60 km 45 km 10 km
Ski lifts
  • 37
Lift ticket € 49.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Schruns, St. Gallenkirch, Gaschurn, Garfrescha, Gortipohl, Tschagguns, Silbertal, Partenen, Gantschier, Bartholomäberg

Elevation difference 1726 m (1224 m - 2950 m)
Slopes 120 km 55 km 46 km 19 km
Ski lifts
  • 35
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Cortina d'Ampezzo

Elevation difference 1713 m (512 m - 2225 m)
Slopes 55 km 16 km 18 km 21 km
Ski lifts
  • 4
  • Heli-skiing
  • Cat-skiing
Lift ticket C$ 86,- / approx. € 59,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Revelstoke

Elevation difference 1693 m (535 m - 2228 m)
Slopes 25 km 10 km 10 km 5 km
Ski lifts
  • 10
Towns/villages Esto-Sadok/Эсто-Садок, Krasnaja Poljana/Красная Поляна

Elevation difference 1692 m (1419 m - 3111 m)
Slopes 55 km 20 km 17 km 18 km
Ski lifts
  • 6
Lift ticket SFr. 55,- / approx. € 51,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Lauchernalp, Wiler, Kippel

Elevation difference 1673 m (1343 m - 3016 m)
Slopes 25 km 9.7 km 3.2 km 12.1 km
Ski lifts
  • 10
Lift ticket SFr. 62,- / approx. € 57,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Gstaad, Les Diablerets

Elevation difference 1673 m (1327 m - 3000 m)
Slopes 38 km 8 km 26 km 4 km
Ski lifts
  • 7
Lift ticket € 26,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Macugnaga

Elevation difference 1655 m (1286 m - 2941 m)
Slopes 25 km 5 km 15 km 5 km
Ski lifts
  • 5
Lift ticket SFr. 48,- / approx. € 44,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Vals

Elevation difference 1652 m ((770 m -) 852 m - 2504 m)
Slopes 150 km 50 km 80 km 20 km
Ski lifts
  • 59
Lift ticket € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Madonna di Campiglio, Folgàrida, Marilleva 900, Marilleva 1400, Pinzolo, Commezzadura, Campo Carlo Magno, Mezzana, Sant'Antonio di Mavignola

Elevation difference 1640 m (1560 m - 3200 m)
Slopes 34 km 9 km 23 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 8
Lift ticket SFr. 54,- / approx. € 49,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Saas-Grund

Elevation difference 1636 m (1229 m - 2865 m)
Slopes 225 km 111 km 87 km 27 km
Ski lifts
  • 43
Lift ticket SFr. 72,- / approx. € 66,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Arosa, Lenzerheide, Churwalden, Parpan, Valbella, Vaz/Obervaz, Litzirüti, Lain, Muldain, Malix, Zorten, Lantsch/Lenz, Langwies, Brienz/Brinzauls, Peist, St. Peter-Pagig, Molinis, Castiel

Elevation difference 1631 m (653 m - 2284 m)
Slopes 200 km 40 km 110 km 50 km
Ski lifts
  • 31
  • Heli-skiing
  • Cat-skiing
Lift ticket C$ 139,- / approx. € 96,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Whistler

Elevation difference 1620 m (1200 m - 2820 m)
Slopes 196 km 47 km 121 km 28 km
Ski lifts
  • 39
Lift ticket € 48,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Serfaus, Fiss, Ladis

Elevation difference 1606 m (1227 m - 2833 m)
Slopes 60 km 20 km 30 km 10 km
Ski lifts
  • 9
Lift ticket SFr. 54,- / approx. € 50,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Disentis/Mustér

Elevation difference 1604 m (880 m - 2484 m)
Slopes 12 km 1 km 4 km 7 km
Ski lifts
  • 6

Elevation difference 1601 m (1301 m - 2902 m)
Slopes 55 km 20 km 34 km 1 km
Ski lifts
  • 12
Lift ticket € 43,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Heiligenblut am Großglockner, Großkirchheim

Elevation difference 1600 m (1200 m - 2800 m)
Slopes 250 km 137.5 km 80 km 32.5 km
Ski lifts
  • 58
Lift ticket € 48.50 (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Chantemerle, Villeneuve-la-Salle, Le Monêtier-les-Bains, Briançon, La Salle-les-Alpes, Saint-Chaffrey

Elevation difference 1592 m (550 m - 2142 m)
Slopes 25 km 8 km 9.5 km 7.5 km
Ski lifts
  • 9
Lift ticket € 39,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Baldramsdorf, Spittal an der Drau, Lendorf, Seeboden am Millstätter See, Millstatt am See

Elevation difference 1570 m (990 m - 2560 m)
Slopes 48.2 km 20 km 24.5 km 3.7 km
Ski lifts
  • 14
Lift ticket BGN 58,- / approx. € 30,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Bansko
1-50 out of 5180 ski resorts