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Amenities Riederalp

last updated: September 7, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1950 m
Inhabitants - total: 350
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 cable car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 15
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 700
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 3800
Group lodging - total beds: 200
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Sleeping in the hay  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 
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: 150
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 27 928 66 11
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Neu: Erlebnispfad Gratweg entlang des Grossen Aletschgletschers
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1925 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2335 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 4
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2335 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 3
Chairlifts in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 150 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 10 km
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 3 km
Mountainbike slopes 50 km marked
Downhill bike slopes 5 km marked
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Devalkart slope 200 m length
Trottinherbe slope 200 m length
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Funpark beim Gelände Alpenrose
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- Welterbe Schweizer Alpen Jungfrau - Aletsch.Aletschwald, Pro Natura Zentrum Aletsch
Cultural sights: Pro Natura Zentrum Aletsch (Villa Cassel), Alpmuseum
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Erlebnispfad Gratweg (multimedial), Alpengarten Pro Natura Zentrum Aletsch, Geschichtspfad Sir Ernest Cassel, Massaweg Wasser verbindet - Nepal und Wallis, Kalkofenweg
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Multimedialer Erlebnispfad Gratweg entlang des wunderschönen Winterwanderweges am Grossen Aletsch Gletscher
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Riederalp/ Aletsch Arena
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1950 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2335 m
Price one day pass adult 58 CHF
Price one day pass children 29 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 27 927 10 01
Local transport installations in winter - total: 35
Subregional transport installations - total: 35
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2335 m
Cable-cars - total: 7
Snow conveyor - number: 2
Gondolas - total: 4
Chairlifts - total: 8
Skilifts - total: 16
Babylift - Number: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 27 928 66 66
Name mesurepoint Station Golmen
Point of measure ski area bottom 1954 m
Point of measure ski area top 2335 m
Number of slopes: 57
Local ski slopes 104 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 5 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 104 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 0.3 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 45 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 45 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 10 % advanced
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross country comments Loipe Bux, Doppelspur. Die Langlaufpiste befindet sich mitten im Dorf auf dem Golfplatz wo im Sommer Golfbälle eingelocht werden.
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 27 928 66 66
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1930 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1950 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 1 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 1 km subregion
Skating slopes 1 km
Skating trails 1 km marked
Winter hiking trails 72 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1925 m
Snowshoe trail 8 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 27 928 66 11
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 370
Total difference in altitude of all installations 520 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 370 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 3700 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 0
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 
Other information for winter  
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
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