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Amenities Crans-Montana

last updated: December 18, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1500 m
Inhabitants - total: 7000
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. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 34
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 2487
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 44400
Group lodging - total beds: 834
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 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  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  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): chasse au trésor, fondation suisse des trains miniatures, fun forest, jardin des neiges, Fun Park Bibi, stages de golf, tennis et d'équitation; stages linguistiques, loisirs junior park, minigolf, musée dalpage de Colombire, bowling, cinéma, ludothèque, pèche, pédalos, TropYC de Crans-Montana
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 1300
Mountain railways - info phone: +4127 485 89 11
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Crans-Montana Beach Club, Bike Park, Snow Island,B each Volley ; Fun Forest ; Fondation Suisse des Trains Miniatures
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1500 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 3000 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 5
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 3000 m
Funiculars in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 3
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 280 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 25 km
Biking trails within Destination 20 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 177 km marked
Downhill bike slopes 38 km marked
Obstacle course for bikes  X 
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Beach volleyball terrain, public 5 Number
Riding trails 20 km marked
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
Trottinherbe slope 4000 m length
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Vols en montgolfière, parapente, voile, rink-hockey, beach-volley, badminton (enfants)
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: Tourbière de Plans-Mayens, cascades de la Tièche et du Pichiour
Cultural sights: Musée d'Alpage de Colombire, Christ Roi, Musée "Le Grand Lens", Galeries d'Art
Technical sights: Bisse du Ro
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Promenades botaniques accompagnées, Promenade du 100ème anniversaire de Crans-Montana, promenade des Lacs, Sentier 1000 Pattes, chemin de la Transhumance, chemin de l'Eau, chemin de l'Air
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Crans-Montana
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1500 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 3000 m
Price one day pass adult 63 CHF
Price one day pass children 32 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Erwachsene 181 CHF
Preis 6 Tageskarte Kinder 91 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 27 485 04 04
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 27
Subregional transport installations - total: 27
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 3000 m
Snow conveyor - number: 4
Funiculars - total: 1
Gondolas - total: 4
Chairlifts - total: 7
Skilifts - total: 9
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +4127 485 89 11
Name mesurepoint Station Barzettes
Point of measure ski area bottom 1500 m
Point of measure ski area top 3000 m
Number of slopes: 42
Local ski slopes 140 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 50 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 0 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 0 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 38 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 11 % advanced
Level of difficulty of slopes 1 % Experts
Alpine ski area surface 1800000 m2:
Carving-slopes 140 km, sectioned off and marked
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 1 km checked and marked
Telemark slope 0 km sectioned off and marked
Moghul slopes 2 km marked
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 2
Snow-/Boardercross slopes 1.3 km marked
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 3
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Halfpipes - total: 1
Lowest Snowboardpark 2100 m
Highest Snowboardpark 2300 m
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: +4127 485 89 11
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +4127 485 04 04
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1300 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 3000 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 18 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 18 km subregion
Skating slopes 18 km
Skating trails 18 km marked
Winter hiking trails 65 km marked and prepared
Snowshoe trail 19 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: +4127 485 89 11
Tobogganing installations - total: 3
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 6500
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 6000 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 6600 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 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Excursions on a horse-drawn sleigh, organized  X 
Excursions with sleigh dogs, organized  X 
Curling rinks number 5
Ice-climbing, organized  X 
Snowkiting  X 
Snowbeach volleyball terrain 1
Number of Snowtube slopes (Tire-tobogganing) 1
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.