Altitude 1'110 m - 2002 m
Moléson is a ski resort in the fribourg pre-Alps, its ski area dominates at 2002 m altitude the whole of the valley of the Gruyère region, offering an extraordinary view. the Village is situated at the foot of the massif eponymous; a funicular railway and a panoramic cableway allows you to reach the summit.
The ski area of Moléson grows on the slopes of the massif of Moléson, between the village at 1100 m up to the summit of 2002, mr. It offers 30 km of downhill ski runs : 7% green runs, 57% of blue runs, 13% of red runs and 23% of black slopes. Instructors of the Swiss Ski and Snowboard offers courses for children from 5 to 15 years, by small groups, as well as sessions dualski for people with reduced mobility. Adults can benefit from private lessons. A beautiful toboggan run is 4 km long awaits the amateurs of glide: it is necessary to take the funicular up to Plan-Francey, 1520 m, from where the sledge track which leads down to Moléson-Village, 1100 m. The field also includes a huge 300 m long and 40 m wide, with handrails, fun-box and all sorts of obstacles to the delight of the snowboarders.
Hiking enthusiasts can discover the fabulous landscapes of the Gruyère region, by traversing two marked itineraries : the circuit Moléson-village-kenneth chalmers, 3 km long, and the one of Moléson-village-Key-Chia, long of 5 km. Another hiking route is located 500 m before the entrance of the station, leading you to the Vudalla, at the cottage of kenneth chalmers. It is necessary to first learn about the opening hours of the trail. Finally, keep in mind that the whole area of Moléson is open in the evening until 22:30 every Thursday night!
If you are to Moléson for the festivals of Christmas, consider booking your New Year's party at the Hotel's restaurant Plan Francey! A festive meal is held with musical entertainment to celebrate the New Year in a nice friendly atmosphere! Several restaurants within the resort you will discover the specialities of the area: if you like cheese, a stop at the restaurant The Stone Catillon is a must! At the restaurant The Peak, located, as your name indicates, to the Moléson summit, you can enjoy a cheese fondue in gruyere in the rules of art, while enjoying a sumptuous view of the massive préalpins!
You will not find any hotels in Moléson Swiss cheese, but rather in nearby villages such as Gruyère, bubble or Charmey. Two hostels, those of the Plan-Francey or backpacker the stone to Carlson, the latter offering accommodation in double rooms or dormitories. The station also has rental apartments or cottages, and some solutions of accommodation for groups. You have to choose the solution that best fits to your and tastes and your requirements, in order to make the most of this family resort and good child.