In the ski resorts, millions for a race to climb

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La Combe succumbed. But in Zinal, there is no one to be sorry for the disappearance of this ski lift, which dated back to the 1970s. It must be said that to go up this slope above all intended for less experienced skiers, it is now sufficient to sit in Brand new cable cars.

Ten-seater gondolas for an ordinary blue run? No. In fact, the real start of this installation is located 800 meters below, in the village of Zinal. The construction work took place at a rapid pace, between May and December, before the season began. Some 23 million francs of investments were made, in particular thanks to the support of a cantonal loan program without interest.