Backcountry skiing with a guide in Verbier
Verbier guided ski touring day trips
Extensive off-piste slopes with easy lift access, flurries of snowfall, and plenty of sun that strikes the mountain. Skiing the wild slopes of Mont Fort offers premier skiing opportunities that will capture your adventurous spirit. Set among the Pennine Alps in the Valais canton, discover the picture-perfect slopes of the mountain.
German, French, Italian
What’s the weather like?
The area receives typical crisp and cold winters with plenty of snowfall
Best time to visit
Visit during the winter months between December and April for ideal backcountry skiing conditions
The 3,328-meter Mont Fort rises along the Pennine Alps in the Swiss canton of Valais, and is surrounded by glaciers. A cable car offers easy access to the summit, which is the jumping off point for endless backcountry adventures. Its location puts it within the 4 Valleys ski area, the biggest in Switzerland and third biggest in Europe. The closest city is Sion, which is also the capital of the Swiss canton of Valais
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