Winter Sledding at Moleson
The Winter Sledge track at Moleson run starts from Plan-Francey below the Moléson mountain and leads down to the village of Moléson-Village. It is important to check the snow conditions of the sled run.
- 🏆 Rating: ⭐⭐
- 🧒 Min age: 4-6 years old
- 📏 Track length: 4.0 km
- 🏔️ Max altitude: 1517 meters
- 🏔️ Min altitude: 1135 meters
- 📐 Height difference: 400 meters
- 🚶 Walk: Yes
- 👁️ View: 1/3
- 🌞 Exposure: North and East
- ❄️ Snow coverage: Low
- 🚗 Parking: At the beginning
- 🚠 Ski lift: Funiculaire du Moléson
- ❄️ Snow Report
- ⛅ Weather Forecast
- 🛷 Comparison of winter sled runs
Large car park available next to the departure station of the Moléson funicular in Moléson-Village.
Ascent by funicular
To climb to the top of the winter sledge track at Moleson, take the funicular that connects the Moléson-Village car park to Plan-Francey. It is possible to rent sledges at the funicular departure station, the prices are as follows:
- Adult: 1 lift: 14 francs / 1 day: 22 francs
- Young 16 to 24 years old: 10.40 / 16
- Children 6 to 15 years old: 7.80 / 12.30
- Senior over 64 years old: 12.00 / 20.00
The rental of the sled costs 10 francs for one day.
The funicular ends at Plan-Francey under the Moléson. At the same place is the departure station of the cable car that connects the summit of Moléson.
The sled run is 4 kilometres long and dedicated to sleders. It has a very irregular gradient with several sections where you have to pull your sled and other particularly steep parts.
Shortly after departure, you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Gruyère region with its famous castle.
Map of the sledge track
The Funicular and the seldge track.
Back to the station by foot
The track ends in the heights of Moléson-Village where it is unfortunately necessary to walk more than one kilometre to reach the start of the funicular.
Moléson cable car
At the same time as the winter sledging, you can take advantage of the cable car access to the top of the mountain from where you can enjoy a magnificent view.
. A video about the Moléson sled run.