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Raquette à neige - Les Chaux - Frience - Barboleuse

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

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

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.
Free parking in la Barboleuse. Access to La Barboleuse possible by public transport.

Technical data

Start point
4 km
Difference in height
43 Metres


Ascent by cable car - Barboleuse-Les Chaux
With the Magic Pass
With the Liberty Pass
One way - adult
CHF 15.-
One way - child
CHF 8.-


From 16 déc. 2019 to 15 avr. 2020

Along your way

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Gryon Tourist Office

Gryon Tourist Office


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

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola lift

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola lift


The Les Chaux gondola lift takes you to the heart of the Villars-Gryon-Les Diablerets ski area, the start of some beautiful walks or maybe just an alpine terrace.

La Terrasse

La Terrasse


The Restaurant La Terrasse overlooking place de la Barboleuse is perched on a little hill just a few minutes from Villars and Gryon.

Restaurant-Pizzeria L'Escale

Restaurant-Pizzeria L'Escale


L’Escale restaurant and pizzeria, situated on the Place de la Barboleuse, a few minutes from Villars and Gryon, has a beautiful south-facing terrace at the foot of the slopes of the Villars-Gryon-Les Diablerets ski area. You’ll definitely find something to enjoy from the selection of world cuisine dishes and wood-fired pizzas.

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