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Taveyanne en hiver Benoît Golay

Snowshoes - Les Chaux - Taveyanne - Combe du Scex

An easy to medium snowshoe trail in the bucolic setting of the forest of Sodoleuvre and the snow covered pastures of Taveyanne. It is recommended to start the walk from Les Chaux as the start is downhill and continues on the flat.

An easy to medium snowshoe trail in the bucolic setting of the forest of Sodoleuvre and the snow covered pastures of Taveyanne. It is recommended to start the walk from Les Chaux as the start is downhill and continues on the flat.

Practical information

A few safety requirements :
- Always check the weather forecast and snow conditions before leaving (no departure without visibility)
- Have with you a map or a plan of the route
- Respect the road marking and the bans
- Always visualize the following beacon since the place where you are
- Be wary of false tracks and do not hesitate to turn back in case of doubt
- Watch to carry of the adequate material(equipment), the drink and if possible a mobile phone
- You make a commitment on the plans of hikes, tracks of bottom or sled under your own responsibility
- We disclaim all liability in the event of an accident, of distraction or problem inherent to forces of Nature
- By respect for the fauna and the environment, please keep your dog on a leash and collect its dropping and do not leave waste in the nature

Technical data

Town
Gryon
Distance
7 km
Duration
3h00
Difference in height
216 Metres
Difficulty
Medium

INFORMATION

Maison du Tourisme de Gryon
Place Barboleuse 11
1882 Gryon - CH

Tel : +41 (0)24 498 00 00
information@gryon.ch

Along your way

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Paragon Sport - Barboleuse

Paragon Sport - Barboleuse

Gryon

Sale and rental of skiing, snowboarding, biking, hiking, ski touring, telemarking and sledging equipment, maintenance and repair service and clothes. Our friendly and professional specialists are here to advise you all year round.

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola

Barboleuse - Les Chaux gondola

Villars-sur-Ollon

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.

Gryon Tourist Office

Gryon Tourist Office

Gryon

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

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.

Bakery-Tea-room Charlet

Bakery-Tea-room Charlet

Gryon

The Tea-Room "Chez Charlet" awaits you at the station Barboleuse, a few minutes from Gryon and Villars in the heart of the Alpes Vaudoises.

Snack-Buvette de la Pati

Snack-Buvette de la Pati

Gryon

The Buvette is the place to eat hot snacks, waffles or goodies on-the-go. In addition, they have an extensive range of beverages including their famous mulled wine. The location at the base of the ski fields of Villars-Gryon-Alpe des Chaux makes it the ideal Après ski place to listen to great music and enjoy a friendly atmosphere.

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

Shuttle Gryon-Barboleuse-Alpe des Chaux

Shuttle Gryon-Barboleuse-Alpe des Chaux

Gryon

Shuttle bus which operates between the village of Gryon, Barboleuse and Alpe des Chaux. Also operates to Taveyanne during June.

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