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Malix Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024

Malix, a charmingly quaint resort, offers a serene skiing experience with its well-groomed slopes, picturesque mountain views, and a cozy village atmosphere that makes it a perfect retreat for those seeking a tranquil ski getaway.

Malix overview

Stats

4.9
/5
Rating
m
Resort height
2865
m
Summit

KM of slopes

110
Beginners
87
Intermediates
110
Experts
225
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Fun
Fun
Fun
Families
Couples
Snowparks

Malix for beginners

Beginners rating -
110
Perfect
Malix is not the most suitable resort for beginners. It lacks a dedicated nursery area for beginners to practice and build their confidence. The resort is also known for its challenging slopes and lack of beginner-friendly infrastructure, making it more suitable for intermediate and advanced skiers.

Malix for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Malix to be a suitable destination with a good mix of blue and red pistes. The resort offers a variety of terrains, including tree-lined routes and open slopes, providing a balanced mix of scenic descents and varied challenges. The resort's chairlifts provide access to a range of runs, allowing intermediates to explore and enhance their skiing skills.

Malix for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Advanced skiers will find Malix to be a thrilling destination. The resort is home to the notorious 'Black Scorpion' run, a steep and challenging slope that will test even the most seasoned skiers. Additionally, the 'Eagle's Nest' off-piste area offers a thrilling backcountry experience, with its steep chutes and deep powder, making it a haven for those seeking an adrenaline rush.

Malix for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Fun
Perfect
Malix is a snowboarder's delight with its diverse terrain and well-maintained snowparks. The resort offers a variety of slopes, from gentle ones for beginners to challenging ones for seasoned boarders, ensuring a thrilling ride for all. The snowparks are equipped with a range of features including jumps, rails, and boxes, providing ample opportunities for freestylers to showcase their skills and try new tricks.

Malix for off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
Malix offers a unique off-piste experience for freeriders with its diverse terrain and excellent snow conditions. The resort is known for its steep, challenging slopes and deep powder, providing an adrenaline rush for experienced skiers. The untouched backcountry areas, such as the Piz Scalottas, are a dream for freeriders, offering a thrilling ride through natural obstacles and stunning alpine scenery.

Malix for families

Families rating -
Families
Perfect
Malix is a smaller, more intimate resort that may not offer the extensive amenities of larger resorts, but it does provide a quiet, family-friendly environment. The resort's compact layout ensures that lodgings are close to the ski lifts, making it convenient for families. However, it may not be the best fit for families with very young children or novice skiers, as the resort's slopes are more suited to intermediate and advanced skiers.

Malix apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Fun
Malix offers a more relaxed apr├Ęs-ski atmosphere, perfect for those who prefer a calm evening after a day on the slopes. You can unwind at the local bar, Gasthaus Edelweiss, for a quiet drink and some hearty Swiss cuisine. For those seeking a bit more excitement, nearby Chur offers a variety of nightlife options, including the popular Calanda Bar and the lively Q-Bar.

Malix

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Malix food scene

Malix is a smaller, more intimate resort that may not offer the extensive amenities of larger resorts, but it does provide a quiet, family-friendly environment. The resort's compact layout ensures that lodgings are close to the ski lifts, making it convenient for families. However, it may not be the best fit for families with very young children or novice skiers, as the resort's slopes are more suited to intermediate and advanced skiers.