Télécabine des Chaux
Raquettes © Roman Tyulyakov
Miroir d'Argentine en hiver Christian Parisod
Grand Muveran Marlène Piron
Raquettes © Sébastien Staub

Snowshoes - Les Chaux - Barboleuse via Frience

Easy snowshoe track from Les Chaux to la Barboleuse, through Frience, la Poreyre and les Ernets.

Les Chaux - Frience - La Poreyre - Les Ernets - Barboleuse

Take the Barboleuse gondola up to Les Chaux. On the other side of the arrival station take the trail towards the Fracherets ski lift and on towards Frience. Be careful crossing the ski piste! Continue on the trail towards Solalex, and then downhill to the Ernets parking. From there walk up along the road in the direction of Alpe des Chaux, crossing the road before continuing on a forest track. Return to Barboleuse along the main road.

Practical information

Access from Les Chaux gondolas.
Rate : CHF 9.- per adult (on way), included in the Magic Pass, Skipass or Liberty Pass.
Free parking in la Barboleuse. Access to La Barboleuse possible by public transport.

Technical data

Start point
Gryon
Distance
4 km
Duration
1h40
Difference in height
43 Metres
Difficulty
Medium

Along your way

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Gryon Tourist Office

Gryon Tourist Office

Gryon

Gryon Tourist Office here to welcome, guide, advise and assist you during your stay.

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola

Gryon

The Les Chaux gondolas take you to the heart of the Villars-Gryon-Les Diablerets ski area, the start of some fantastic hikes, to the ski slopes, cross country tracks and snoshoes trails or just to a mountain terrace.

La Terrasse

La Terrasse

Gryon

The restaurant La Terrasse, dominate the place of Barboleuse, perched on its small mound with a few minutes only of Villars and Gryon. Treat you of sophisticated and typical dishes with the view on Grand Muveran.

Restaurant-Pizzeria L'Escale

Restaurant-Pizzeria L'Escale

Gryon

The restaurant-pizzeria L'Escale, situated on the Place of Barboleuse, welcomes you on its terrace due south at the foot of the ski slopes. You will undoubtedly find what you are looking for among the dishes of the world food and the pizzas in the wood fire.

Jaymes mini-market

Jaymes mini-market

Gryon

A small supermarket ideally situated off the Place Barboleuse, open 7 days per week. Large car park available

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