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Toboggan trails

For young and old, great fun guaranteed ! What could be more fun than a toboggan run with the family or friends? What could be more exhilarating than racing down the hill on a giant rubber ring? The resorts of Grimentz, Chandolin and Vercorin all have magnificent toboggan runs, which you will never tire of. And for a new thrill, come to Vercorin to try out Snowtubing !

Chandolin

3.5 km long, this toboggan trail gives you an exhilarating taste of speed or the joys of an agreeable walk. Departing from the top of the Tsapé chairlift in Chandolin at an altitude of about 2500 metres, it takes you all the way down to the village at 2000 m. The bottom of the chairlift is about 10 minutes by car from St-Luc and 5 minutes on foot from the centre of the village of Chandolin.

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Amateur and professional tobogganer, meet on Saturday, February 2nd for the event "Luges en Folie" in Chandolin.

    grimentz

    Bendolla-Grimentz
    Start at Bendolla, then heads down through the Avoin pasture before reaching Grimentz for a great slide of 4 km.

    For those wishing to rent toboggans, the Grimentz ski shops rent them out at CHF 12.- per day.

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    Zinal

    This toboggan run about 400m offers a family initiation to sledging. Located at Les Plat de la Lée, near the Tzoucdana on the left, the start is at the small chalet (ascent on foot).

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    The village of Vercorin offers children the possibility of tobogganing at la Buvette du Lavioz as well as at the playground right next to the sunny terrace of the Mayens restaurant.

    Sigeroulaz-Vercorin
    What’s more, a groomed trail connects you with the village from Sigeroulaz mid-station. The relatively gentle slope of this trail makes it suitable for all and allows for some wonderful descents by toboggan or on foot for all the family. Please note that this trail is not supervised; it is up to the parents to accompany their children if necessary.

    Creux du Lavioz
    Please note that this toboggan track can only be used outside of ski school lesson times. For more information please go to the Centre Sportif du Lavioz or the Vercorin tourist office.

    Centre du village
    The track is free of charge and can be used at any time.

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    Snow-Tubing

    Heading downhill on a large rubber ring on a track especially prepared for this purpose and a special lift to take you back up to the departure point without getting tired – does that appeal? Well then don’t hesitate – come and join us at the Ceux-du-Lavioz sports centre right in the centre of Vercorin. A Snow-Tubing track is at your disposal.

    No need even to tire yourself walking back up the hill. You can use the ski lift which is adapted for this purpose and so make as many runs down as you like.

    Price : CHF 8.- for half an hour
    Location : Creux-du-Lavioz sports centre in the heart of the village of Vercorin
    High season :

    Every day from 9.30am to 12.45pm and 1.15pm to 4.30pm

    Low season : Saturday - Sunday: 9.30am to 12.45pm and 1.15pm to 4.30pm
    Wednesday afternoon: 1pm to 4.30pm