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Amenities Brig

last updated: October 27, 2011

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1820 m
Inhabitants - total: 11500
City  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. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 22
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 1440
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 1800
Group lodging - total beds: 680
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Migros Club Schule, Tel. 027 923 44 85 Metzenbauer Brig, Tel. 027 924 30 00
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 1000
Mountain railways - info phone: 0041 27 923 20 04
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Fährt der City Zug "kleiner Simplon Express" durch Brig und Naters
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1820 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2600 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 4
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 1820 m
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 250 km marked
Biking trails within Destination 316 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: UNESCO-Weltnaturerbe Aletsch
Cultural sights: Stockalperschloss Brig Landmauer Gamsen
Technical sights: Hubbrücke Saltina Brig
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Erlebnispfad Bahn-Natur-Kunst/ Naturlehrpfad Achera Biela / Stockalperweg / Kulturlehrpfad
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Neu auf dem Rosswald ein Kidspark!
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Rosswald
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1820 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2600 m
Price one day pass adult 39 CHF
Price one day pass children 22 CHF
Snow sports school (phone.) 027 923 79 09
Local transport installations in winter - total: 6
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2600 m
Gondolas - total: 1
Skilifts - total: 4
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 027 923 20 04
Name mesurepoint Station Rosswald
Point of measure ski area bottom 1850 m
Point of measure ski area top 2600 m
Number of slopes: 10
Local ski slopes 25 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 6 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 3 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 87 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 10 % advanced
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: 027 923 20 04
Tobogganing - Info phone: 027 923 20 04
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 9000
Total difference in altitude of all installations 800 m
Tobogganing trails total 9000 m marked
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  
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
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