Rookie Time

Your Rookie Time in Grächen

Want to ski like the pros? In Grächen, you’ll quickly get a hang of the wedge christie or parallel turn: On Hannigalp, the offers for rookies make it easy to get started in the popular snow sport and help even the youngest snow fans perfect their turns.

Grächen is the place to be if you want to finally master the slopes gracefully – and more importantly: safely and skillfully. On Hannigalp, you’ll learn to ski under expert guidance. The training offers are extensive, and you’ll quickly master the right technique with the help of seasoned ski instructors. You can then proudly show off your newly acquired skills at the funparks or during a ski race.

Practice makes perfect

Hannigalp as a ski resort for beginners

In Grächen, your skiing fun begins adventurously: The unique fairytale gondola takes you up to Hannigalp while you’re listening to exciting stories – the perfect start to an educational skiing adventure. 

At the beginner areas “Zwergenparadies”, “SiSu Talentschmiede” and the SiSu Family Park, you can then work on your technique.

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Ski schools in Grächen

Learn from the pros

Motivated, highly trained ski instructors teach kids how to get the most out of their turns, while the grown-ups enjoy some well-deserved Parents Time

Always part of the fun skiing lessons: a varied entertainment programme. Final races, diplomas and medals keep motivation high! The kids are always grouped together based on their skill level, so that all the little participants receive the best possible training and care. 

The motto: a sense of achievement makes you want to keep at it!

Ski schools in Grächen
That’s where I want to be!

Thrilling times at the funparks

Ready for more skiing action? How about a visit to the fun parks on Hannigalp? In addition to perfectly groomed ski runs, four unique fun areas are waiting for you. Beginners and advanced skiers alike can really put their skills to the test on these special slopes, spiced up with numerous fun elements.

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Race day!

Give it your all at the ski race

Do you want to show off your newly acquired skiing skills right away? You can do so every Thursday during the guest ski race at the Paradieslilift! Let the crowd cheer you on – and then proudly treat yourself to an honourable descent including a medal! You can also show off your skills after your ski course, which ends with a ski race, including a diploma and medal. How does that sound?

Rent your skis!

Ski equipment on site

Skiing is easier with the right equipment. Sharpened edges and a fresh coat of wax are the essentials when it comes to perfecting your ski turns. You can get the best equipment right in Grächen: Just rent it on site and store it at the ski depot!

Plenty to choose from

Winter activities in Grächen

Skiing is not your thing? During your winter holidays in Grächen, you will also have an amazing time without skis and away from the slopes. Unforgettable experiences in the snow are waiting for you!

Other activities
Families welcome!

Hotels and holiday flats in Grächen


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