Ecole Suisse de Ski et Snowboard de Gryon!

Access to the ski school in case of wind

Access to the ski school in case of wind

Access in case of wind:

When the wind begins, the gondola may close at any time! If the South wind is blowing at a rate of more than 9m/s, the Barboleuse-Les Chaux gondola will be closed. Check out the live online updates of the ski domain to see which installations are open.

When the Barboleuse-Les Chaux gondola is closed:

 If the chairlift in Les Chaux (Sodoleuvre) remains open, our lessons will take place as scheduled. For our intermediate to advanced lessons, access to the ski school will be via the ski lift “Les Fracherets”. For beginners, your lessons will then take place in Frience. In the event of a program modification, please visit our live informations page available online.

Access to the ski lift “Les Fracherets”:


A parking is at your disposal at the bottom of the ski lift “Les Fracherets”. Access directly by car to the bottom of the ski lift “Les Fracherets” (Alpe des Chaux).

From the Barboleuse-Les Chaux gondola’s parking, follow the road leading to “Alpe des Chaux”. If the roads are snowy, snow chains are strongly recommended!