Château-d Œx is a village in vaud, located in the valley of the Saane, in the heart of the regional natural Park Gruyère pays-D'enhaut. The station is deemed to be particularly suitable for family skiing, with structures adapted for beginners. Moreover, for children under the age of nine years, the accommodation in the parents ' room and the ski passes are free ! Has 9 years old, the packages and the accommodation become fee, but the rates are still very advantageous. These offers do of Château-d Œx a ski resort particularly popular with families as the attractions are not lacking.
With 30 km of slopes (2 green, 8 blue, 7 red, 5 black) spanning 101 hectares and the departure of the cable car at the centre of the village, the ski area of Castle Œx is perfect for beginners and families with children. For experienced skiers, the Super Pass allows you to enjoy the 420 km of pistes of Gstaad Mountain Ride and the Alpes Vaudoises stations. The snowboard and freestyle enthusiasts have "Highland Park", a full of surprises snowpark! If you are fans of cross-country skiing, the Nordic space, located on the plateau of les Mosses - La Lécherette has 42 km of pistes for all levels, classical and skating. At the entrance to the village of Mosses, the home of the Nordic space welcomes you every day and offers a reception area, showers, a cloakroom... The Castle - Œx - Les Mosses area also lends itself well to hiking. Accordingly, more than 65 km of trails for snowshoe hiking await for from long crossings of the Pays-d'Enhaut and discover sumptuous landscapes. Another activity that comes out the beaten: skijoring! This means skiing leaving you pulled by a horse. The vast snowy Œx Castle lend themselves particularly well to this original sport practice.
World capital of hot air ballooning, Château-d Œx welcomes every year, in January, the International Balloon Festival. If the heart tells you, you can go to the Space Ball and offer you a hot air balloon ride, followed by a visit to the exhibition devoted to the History of the hot air balloon. The pays-d'enhaut, is a beautiful view of the sky and in the winter, the mantle of snow which covers it makes it even more spectacular.
Œx Castle is a village full of charm in the architectural heritage reflecting. It is renowned for its many craftsmen, including the boisseleurs, the dentelieres, the metalworkers and potters. Do not hesitate to visit their workshop, you'll leave perhaps with some beautiful memories! The gastronomy of the Pays-d'Enhaut is renowned and has its own 'Label Pays-d'Enhaut products authentic! In addition to the restaurants and tables d ' hôtes, several small producers who hold the label directly sell their products: cheeses, meats, herbs and honey... A great way to discover the authentic flavors of the terroir!