La Fouly Snowboarding
The 36th most popular snowboarding destination in Switzerland.
Tuesday 26 July 2016 06:13 GMT
Southeast of Geneva and south of Martigny, the La Fouly ski area has 3 lifts accessing thirteen pistes totaling 20km with a maximum vertical drop of 800m. There are two nice off-piste routes down from the summit, Les Melezes and Les Luis.
La Fouly is part of the Ski St-Bernard ski region, which has six non-interconnected ski areas.
To reach the snowboarding at La Fouly ski area from Geneva by car, head east on Route A1 and south on Route A9 into Martigny. Head south to La Fouly.
Note: If you plan to head to La Fouly for snowboarding by train, here are two great options offered by the Swiss train system SBB. First, there is the discounted Swiss Transfer Ticket which provides a round-trip train ticket from an airport directly to the town near the ski area, plus 50% off any additional train or bus tickets. Second, there is the Snow-N-Rail ticket which provides a round-trip ticket from anywhere in Switzerland combines with a ski lift pass for as long as you need at a total 20% discount (see: http://www.sbb.ch/snownrail ).
Overall, La Fouly is the 36th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 80 snowboarding resorts in Switzerland. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby La Fouly including Champex-Lac and Vicheres-Liddes.