El Fraile Ski Resort is located 29 kilometers southeast from Coyhaique, and can be reached by the Austral Highway. It rises 1,600 meters above sea level and offers great views of lakes Frío and Pólux. This ski resort offers five different slopes – two of them for begginers, one for intermedium, one for advanced, and one for expert users – and two ski lifts, as well as one snowpark. It also has skiing and snowboarding schools, restaurant and rental service. El Fraile will be open to the public the whole season everyday from 10am to 5pm, from the first snowfalls until september.