Adelboden-Lenk offers one of the best ski areas in Switzerland. It is great for families offering 210km of well groomed pistes and 72 lifts all set in the most amazing Swiss scenery. And with over 60% of the pistes supported by snow making facilities this area can guarantee skiing throughout the season.
Resorts within the ski area include Silleren-Hahnenmoos-Metsch-Lenk, Chuenisbargli, Tschenten, Engstligenalp, Elsigen and Betelberg. Interesting snowboard parks can be found in Silleren,whilst Adel-Bodens famous ski world cup mountain can be found in Chuenisbargli.
The areas suits all levels of skier amidst breathtaking scenery.Overall the skiing is best suited to intermediates or confident beginners. Black runs are also in small number but the off piste terrain easily makes up for this. In addition to the on piste activity you can also enjoy tobogganing and cross country skiing, in fact you can cross country ski the whole Lenk valley. Night life is quieter than in other ski areas, head to Adelboden itself if you are looking for livelier nightlife.
Bern is the nearest airport to Adel-Boden, only 45 minutes away, so this is a great ski area for short breaks and weekends. Or you can travel by rail and bus from Zurich, taking you two and a quarter hours.