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La Chaux-de-Fonds

La Chaux-de-Fonds Ski Resort Guide

La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift1,234m
Resort Height997m
 Nearest AirportsBerne and Geneva
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La Chaux-de-Fonds

The Swiss ski resort of La Chaux-de-Fonds is in the Swiss Alps at an altitude of 997m.


La Chaux-de-Fonds has direct access to a total of 37 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in La Chaux-de-Fonds. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in La Chaux-de-Fonds.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in La Chaux-de-Fonds?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for La Chaux-de-Fonds.

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Snow Forecast by day for La Chaux-de-Fonds

Ski Area Stats

La Chaux-de-Fonds Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


La Chaux-de-Fonds Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,234m
Resort Altitude (La Chaux-de-Fonds)997m
Lowest Piste800m

La Chaux-de-Fonds Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in La Chaux-de-Fonds is 1km long.

Location and Map

Where is La Chaux-de-Fonds?

This ski resort is in the Swiss Alps in Neuchâtel.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to La Chaux-de-Fonds is Berne, 75 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Sion, Annecy, Dole–Jura, Zurich, Chambery and Strasbourg airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 37 ski lifts are able to uplift 9,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is La Chaux-de-Fonds open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.


NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in La Chaux-de-Fonds, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the La Chaux-de-Fonds Tourist Office for the latest.

La Chaux-de-Fonds