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Amenities Fribourg Region

last updated: August 23, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1000 m
Inhabitants - total: 2300
City  X 
Country side  X 
By a lake  X 
In the mountains  X 
Car-free resort (entire resort)  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by cable car  X 
Accessible by public boat line  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 130
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 3600
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 9600
Group lodging - total beds: 8700
Youth hostel  X 
Youth hostel  X  Member SYH
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Castle with lodging possibility  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Finnish runway / ash trail  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Families / children - all year round  
Quality label 'Families Welcome'  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 5000
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer skywalk in Charmey / Gourmetpfade in les Paccots
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Natural sights: Breccaschlund, la grande Cariçaie, les Morteys, Dent de Lys, Vanil Noir ...
Cultural sights: archéosite de Gletterens, ville de Gruyères, papillorama Kerzers
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: vitraux, fromageries, botanique, pèlerinage...
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Saison-Abonnement der Freiburger Alpen
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 www.myswitzerland.com/de/swisscams/cam_overview.cfm?city=795&channel=0
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: FRIBOURG REGION
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1000 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2000 m
Local transport installations in winter - total: 50
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2000 m
Cable-cars - total: 1
Funiculars - total: 1
Gondolas - total: 1
Chairlifts - total: 3
Skilifts - total: 43
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Point of measure ski area bottom 1000 m
Point of measure ski area top 2000 m
Number of slopes: 77
Local ski slopes 162 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 3.8 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 32.5 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 17.5 % advanced
Carving-slopes 1 km, sectioned off and marked
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 1.5 km checked and marked
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 2
Race course with automatic timing  X 
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 3
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Lowest Snowboardpark 1200 m
Highest Snowboardpark 1600 m
Snowboard park illuminated at night  X 
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 900 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1600 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 94 km local
Skating slopes 74 km
Cross-country skiing slope, illuminated at night 9 km
Dog slopes 0 km marked
Winter hiking trails 37 km marked and prepared
Snowshoe trail 130 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing installations - total: 5
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 11100
Total difference in altitude of all installations 450 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 11100 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 9500 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 4000
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Children's day-care, organized  X 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Excursions on a horse-drawn sleigh, organized  X 
Davalkart slope, winter 1
Snowkart slope, official, marked  X 
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.