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Mont Fort Backcountry Skiing

Conquer breathtaking backcountry runs carpeted in quality powder snow

Prime off-piste skiing among picturesque panoramic views. Mont Fort is a prominent mountain among the Pennine Alps of Switzerland. Its quality powder, rugged beauty and testing terrain come together to create your next skiing adventure. Visit between December and March for ideal backcountry skiing conditions.

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There are many reasons for choosing Backcountry Skiing in Mont Fort

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.


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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

More info about Backcountry Skiing in Mont Fort:

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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