Arveyes forêt automne © Eva Jungo
Cabane du Scex ©Roman Tyulyakov
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Trekking - Le sentier du Renardeau

Villars - Cabane du Scex - Villars

This educational forest walk is packed with information about life in the forest, including local wildlife, plants, trees and related jobs.

The trail starts on the road to the Col de la Croix where you see a wooden fox cub sculpture. This hour-long forest path (circular route) is full of information for children and adults.

The Scex Cabin, marking the high point of this walk, offers stunning views of the Vaud Alps and Mont Blanc.

Technical data

Start point
2.1 km
45 min.
Difference in height
169 Metres


Summer hiking map (application/pdf)

Along your way

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Swimming Pool of Villars

Swimming Pool of Villars


The complex include a brand new 25m pool where you are able to practice your strokes and a fantastic paddling pool with slides for children and families to enjoy. The outside pool offers you a long slide that allows you to enjoy the fresh air of the mountains.

Tourist Office of Villars

Tourist Office of Villars


The Tourist Office of Villars is here to welcome you, to inform you and to assist you during your stay.

Villars Golf Club

Villars Golf Club


Practising your swing while admiring the mountains of the Alps: an absolute dream for golf enthusiasts! This dream becomes a reality at the Villars Golf Club, the only 18-hole golf course in the Vaudois Alps, with exceptional south-facing greens offering views of Mont-Blanc.

Le Scex Cabin

Le Scex Cabin


A unique location above Villars offering spectacular views of the Vaud Alps and Mont Blanc: the Scex Cabin!

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