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last updated: October 2, 2008

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1004 m
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 1 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 1
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 14
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Other information all year round  
Mountain railways - info phone: 0041 (0)21 845 68 67
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1004 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1679 m
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 250 km marked
Biking trails within Destination 50 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 100 km marked
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Rails Park L'Orient Night sessions Téléski des Esserts 0041 (0)21 845 68 67
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Téléskis des Esserts
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1013 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1290 m
Price one day pass adult 26 CHF
Price one day pass children 16 CHF
Local transport installations in winter - total: 3
Subregional transport installations - total: 3
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1290 m
Skilifts - total: 2
Babylift - Number: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 0041 (0)21 845 42 42
Point of measure ski area bottom 1013 m
Point of measure ski area top 1290 m
Number of slopes: 4
Local ski slopes 6 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 6 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 6 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 1 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 25 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 25 % advanced
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 0041 (0)21 845 42 42
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1013 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1013 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 8 km local
Cross-country skiing slope, illuminated at night 1 km
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.