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Amenities Le Sentier

last updated: November 16, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1010 m
Inhabitants - total: 6500
By a lake  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  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: 10
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 350
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 200
Group lodging - total beds: 120
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Finnish runway / ash trail  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Other information all year round  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Centre Sportif de la Vallée de Joux 0041 (0)21 845 17 76
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 1000
Mountain railways - info phone: 021 845 42 42
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1004 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1678 m
Public boat line in summer  X 
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 250 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 26 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 3 km
Biking trails within Destination 50 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 100 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Natural sights: Parc Naturel Régional Jura Vaudois
Cultural sights: Espace Horloger
Technical sights: Espace Horloger
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Sentier du Mas des Grandes Roches
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Rail Park de L'Orient
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: VALLEE DE JOUX
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1020 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1450 m
Price one day pass adult 27 CHF
Price one day pass children 17 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 126 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 78 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) 021 845 72 72
Local transport installations in winter - total: 11
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1450 m
Skilifts - total: 11
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 021 845 42 42
Point of measure ski area bottom 1010 m
Point of measure ski area top 1450 m
Number of slopes: 11
Local ski slopes 42 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 0 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 42 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 1 km
Alpine ski area surface 200000 m2:
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Halfpipes - total: 12
Lowest Snowboardpark 1020 m
Highest Snowboardpark 1150 m
Snowboard park illuminated at night  X 
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 021 845 42 42
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1004 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1450 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 142 km local
Skating slopes 142 km
Winter hiking trails 20 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1004 m
Snowshoe trail 34 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: 021 845 42 42
Tobogganing installations - total: 5
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 1000
Total difference in altitude of all installations 250 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 1000 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 1000 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 0
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Snowkiting  X 
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.