The Matterhorn Glacier Paradise is the highest-lying ski resort in Switzerland. The mountain lifts in the ski resort Zermatt - Matterhorn Paradise take you up to almost 4,000 meters above sea level, a total of 54 lifts and cable cars enable access to the mountains. In Zermatt, it's time to strap on your skis and explore the Matterhorn mountain world on 358 kilometers of piste. The hub of the ski area is the mountain station Trockener Steg of the cable car "Furi - Trockener Steg", from here you may continue to Sunnegga, Rothorn, Testa Grigia and many other famous ski mountains. On the Theodul glacier you can also ski during summer. Families with children are in good hands in the Matterhorn Ski Paradise, there are suitable slopes and special attractions for children everywhere in the ski area. Excellent mountain guides in cooperation with Air Zermatt even offer heli-skiing. The Gornergrat ski area is connected to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ski area by the gondola lift that runs from Furi to Riffelberg.
Countless restaurants, huts, ski bars and hotels complete the winter offer. Take a look at our live webcam at Riffelberg, it shows you the ski hut Buffet & Bar Riffelberg and makes you want to stop by. And then there is the restaurant Riffelhaus next door for the big appetite. At the end of a wonderful day of skiing, another superlative awaits the sportsmen and sportswomen, the longest ski slope in the world - 15.3 kilometers without ski paths. Those who wedel down the slope "Klein Matterhorn" in beautiful turns, will have skied a distance of about 20 kilometers, overcoming some 2,300 meters of altitude until they arrive in Zermatt.