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Saanerslochbahn Moves to Next Stage

Sat, 11. Feb. 2017

The mountain railways company, Bergbahnen Destination Gstaad AG (BDG) has confirmed the status of two new rail projects. The Saanerslochbahn will soon progress to the next stage, while the Gstaad-Eggli line has been stalled while they resolve public objections.

Hotel Valrose Blossoms in Rougemont

Fri, 10. Feb. 2017

After many years of closure, the Hotel Valrose is no longer an eyesore, but the jewel of Rougemont. Completey renvated and refurbished, it has become a home away from home for guests and locals alike.

Avalanche Protection on Col du Pillon

Wed, 01. Feb. 2017

The Col du Pillon is a busy road for many of the Saanenland’s guests.  Accidents, however, are numerous and the route is dangerously susceptible to avalanches. This winter, safety has taken top priority as two avalanche towers  were constructed for prevention purposes.

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New Days, Olden Ways

Like in the olden days, in the morning I go shopping with my basket, filled with a bottle of fresh milk and warm croissants. After a fine day on the slopes I arrive on skis at the garden of Chalet Dorfflue, constructed with antique boiserie. My days are filled with off-piste skiing, hockey, and ice skating on Launeensee in this winter. Life is a wonder.