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Amenities Maggia

last updated: June 6, 2007

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 300 m
Inhabitants - total: 5500
By a lake  X 
Country side  X 
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. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 26
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 550
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 200
Group lodging - total beds: 500
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 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Families / children - all year round  
Quality label 'Families Welcome'  X 
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Vallemaggia the magic valley !!!
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 300 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2200 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 2
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2200 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Chairlifts in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 700 km marked
Biking trails within Destination 20 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 15 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Riding trails 10 km marked
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Val Bavona, Robiei, Bosco Gurin, Fusio, Naret, Maggia Fluss
Cultural sights: Museo Cevio, Museo Bosco Gurin, Genesi Menzonio, Chiesa S.G.B. a Mogno, S. Maria a Maggia, Chiesa della Rovana Cevio,
Technical sights: Centrali elettriche a Robiei,
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.bosco-gurin.ch
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Bosco Gurin
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1500 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2200 m
Price one day pass adult 35 CHF
Price one day pass children 25 CHF
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 091 759 02 02
Local transport installations in winter - total: 6
Subregional transport installations - total: 6
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2400 m
Chairlifts - total: 2
Skilifts - total: 3
Babylift - Number: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 091 759 02 02
Name mesurepoint Station Bosco Gurin
Point of measure ski area bottom 2200 m
Point of measure ski area top 2400 m
Number of slopes: 12
Local ski slopes 40 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 15 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 40 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 5 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 30 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 15 % advanced
Level of difficulty of slopes 5 % Experts
Carving-slopes 5 km, sectioned off and marked
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 6 km checked and marked
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 1
Snow-/Boardercross slopes 5 km marked
Snowboard  
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Halfpipes - total: 1
Snowboard park illuminated at night  X 
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: +41 091 759 02 02
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 091 759 02 02
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1500 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1500 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 4 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 7 km subregion
Skating slopes 4 km
Skating trails 7 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 091 759 02 02
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 3000
Total difference in altitude of all installations 700 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 3000 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 3000 m marked
Snow canons for tobogganing installation  X 
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 
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