El Fraile Ski Resort
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Directions to El Fraile Ski Resort
It is located 29 kilometers from Coyhaique, at a height of 1,599 meters above sea level. It is a meeting point for lovers of white sports. It has 5 courts of exceptional characteristics, covered with powder snow and located in the middle of majestic forests of Lenga and Ñirre, with a skiable surface that reaches 550 hectares, which allow the practice of this sport to more than 1,000 people simultaneously in their different tracks.
In winter, it offers ski school, equipment rental, patrols, snow grooming and cafeteria services.
INFRASTRUCTURE OF TRACKS
Two lifts for the five courts with powder snow. The slopes are located in the middle of forests of Lenga and Ñire, with slopes of 8 to 35º and a length of 600 to 3,200 meters.
SKI CENTER SCHEDULE
From Tuesday to Sunday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
29 km away of Coyhaique, 12 kms. of asphalt and 17 kms. of gravel and earth, climbing El Fraile Hill. Aerial from Santiago to Coyhaique.
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