November High

Season start with Skiing & Snowboarding at Hörnli and Cross-Country Skiing at Isla and Maran

 Hiking, biking, skiing, cross-country skiing, golfing, bear watching and enjoying views. As soon as snow conditions permit, slopes on the Hörnli hill will be prepared and ready for skiers and snowboarders to carve their first tracks. The Arosa Bear Sanctuary will be open on weekends.

News & Offers

Last update: 22 November 2019

Daily operation:

  • Cross-country skiing tracks in the Isel (5,5 km) and Maran (4km) are open daily
  • Artificial ice rink Ochsenbühl open daily
  • Restaurants, Bars & Cafés in the villageOpening hours

Skiing & Snowboarding on weekends:

  • Skiing/Snowboarding possible at Hörnli (gondola 8.40-16.00 & chairlift 9.00-16.00, weekend-service)
  • Slopes: Mittlere Piste (Nr. 2), Hörnli Traverse (Nr. 5), Strada Oberer Teil (Nr. 5a), Zufahrt SB Hörnli Tal (Nr. 5b), SB Plattenhorn Berg – Oberer Carmennahang – Unterer Carmennahang (Nr. 6), Emsla (Nr. 6a), Carmenna Tal – Hörnli-Express Tal (Nr. 13a)
  • Skitest at Hörnli on Sat + Sun from 10am onwards

More offers in Arosa:

  • Arosa-Weisshorn cable car open for pedestrians from 9.00 to 16.20. Bike transport on Weisshornbahn is no longer possible. Skiers/Snowboarders are only being transported to Hörnli.
  • Arosa Bear Sanctuary 09.00 to 16.00 open on weekends
  • Mountain restaurants: 360° Panoramarestaurant Weisshorngipfel, Hörnli Hut an Restaurant Erzhorn open
  • "Gipfel Z’Morga" brunch on Sunday at the 360° Panoramarestaurant Weisshorngipfel 09.20 to 11.00 available


Skiing, hiking, cross-country skiing, golfing, bear watching and enjoying views – this is the winter sports area Arosa Lenzerheide starting from the month of November. The Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway is in operation every weekend during the November high. Mountainbikes are transported as long as the conditions at Weisshorn allow. The Hörnli-Express gondola will be opened as soon as skiing is possible. 

Remaining "November High" Weekends 2019:
23./24. November 2019

The guest information of Arosa Tourism is open during the November High at the following times:
MON - FRI: 09.00 - 12.30 & 14.00 - 17.00 
SAT & SUN: 09.00 - 12.30 & 13.30 - 16.00

Hotel Packages 

Enjoy varied autumn and winter days in Arosa. If you book an overnight stay in a hotel, you will receive a cheaper bike, hiking or ski pass. In addition, a wide range of additional services can be optionally added to your booking. For example, a bike technical course, a cross-country skiing taster course, a guided hike, admission to Bearland or a wellness visit. We wish you a pleasant stay in Arosa!

Please note that some packages can only be offered or carried out, if snow conditions permit (skiing, cross-country skiing).

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Aerial cableway Arosa - Weisshorn section 1 and 2:
The aerial cableway of the 1st and 2nd section is open from 26 October to 24 November on weekends.
Sat & Sun: 1st section from 9.00 to 16.20 / 2nd section from 9.10 to 16.10.
Bikes can be transported until there is snow.

Gondola lift Hörnli-Express and chair lift Hörnli:
NEWS: Skiing will be possible on the weekend of the 16th/17th November 2019! (only weekends)
Operating hours gondola Hörnli-Express 8.40 - 16.00 and last descent at 16.15
Operating hours chairlift Hörnli 9.00 - 16.00 o'clock.

No bikers will be transortet


adults (27 and older): CHF 46.00
young adults (18-26 years old): CHF 39.00
youth (12-17 years old): CHF 29.00
kids (6-12 years old): CHF 15.00

November High passes are personal and non-transferable.
The above prices are the prices you pay at the cable car sales points, not the online prices.

adults (27 and older): CHF 18.00
young adults (18-26 years old): CHF 15.00
youth (12-17 years old): CHF 12.00
kids (6-12 years old): CHF 9.00

November High passes are personal and non-transferable.
The above prices are the prices you pay at the cable car sales points, not the online prices.

adults (27 and older): CHF 52.00
young adults (18-26 years old): CHF 44.00
youth (12-17 years old): CHF 34.00
kids (6-12 years old): CHF 17.00

November High passes are personal and non-transferable.
The above prices are the prices you pay at the cable car sales points, not the online prices.

*available only when the Urden Aerial Railway and the Urdenfürggli chairlift are in operation. Operating hours are the same as during the winter season.

November High passes are personal and non-transferable.
The above prices are the prices you pay at the cable car sales points, not the online prices.

Identification obligation: as a guest you are required to possess a skiing pass according to your age category. You are obliged to prove your identity with an official document. Ticket controls are regularly conducted and misuse will result in fines of up to CHF 500.-.

Be smart & book online

Buying tickets in our online ticket shop is doubly worthwhile for you. Since you don't lose any time queuing up at our points of sale, you can spend more time on our slopes. You also benefit from the best offer.

The ticket prices for the Arosa Lenzerheide (winter) day and multi-day tickets in the online ticket shop are always at least 6% cheaper than at our points of sale.

The earlier you book, the better your deal!

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Summit brunch on the Weisshorn
Every Sunday from the first gondola ride until 11 am there is a brunch buffet in the 360° panorama restaurant at 2653 metres above sea level.
Price for the rich breakfast:
Adults CHF 28.00 (from 18 years)
Youth CHF 18.00 (from 13 years)
Children CHF 13.00 (from 6 years)
Children up to the age of 5 pay CHF 1.00 per year directly in the restaurant.
Important information:
Please reserve your table well in advance by calling +41 81 378 84 02
The booking confirmation must be presented on site.

Ski Tests at the Hörnli
23rd & 24th November 2019
In November there will be weekend ski tests on the Hörnli with the latest models of the season. The skis are provided by sports shops in Arosa. 1 day Skitest costs CHF 30.00. If you buy skis after the test in one of the sports shops, you get CHF 30.00 discount. No advance reservation necessary. Starting on Sat + Sun from 10 am.

BRACK.CH FIS ski race at Hörnli
On 20 & 21 November 2019 the BRACK.CH FIS ski races will again take place at Hörnli. The women will start during the two days in the giant slalom discipline. There are no men at the start. The BRACK.CH FIS races are alpine skiing competitions at the highest national level. In order to participate in the European Cup, the World Cup or the World Championships a certain number of FIS points is required. These points can be collected at the BRACK.CH FIS races. For young licensed athletes, the BRACK.CH FIS races are the most important competitions to establish themselves internationally.

Arosa Bear sanctuary during the november high

Opening Hours
The Arosa Bärenland is open from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm on weekends.

Bears and their hibernation
If the bears are already in hibernation on the dates listed, the Arosa Bear Sanctuary will remain closed.

Catering & Restaurants
The 360° Panoramarestaurant Weisshorngipfel is open on the mountain (weekends only). The Brüggerstuba at the middle station remains closed. You will find further gastronomic possibilities in the Prätschli region, Innerarosa or in the village. The WC facilities at the middle station are open to the public at all times during the Arosa Bear Sanctuary opening hours (even if the Brüggerstuba Restaurant is closed).

 Tickets are only sold at the local points of sale.

Mountain railway operation Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway
The Arosa-Weisshorn cable car is open on weekends during the November high season. From Monday to Friday there is no railway operation with the Arosa-Weisshorn aerial cableway.


Some snow sports schools already offer private skiing and snowboarding lessons at Hörnli. Please contact our snow sports schools directly if you are interested in booking a lesson.

More information


NEWS: 5,5 km of cross-country skiing trails are prepared in the Isel and 4 km in Maran. The trails are open daily.

The cross-country bus will then run at weekends until the start of the cross-country winter season. From 16 December 2019 the bus will run daily. You can find all the information about cross-country skiing in Arosa on the cross-country skiing page. 

A day cross-country ski pass costs CHF 10.-