Col du Pillon © Maxim Coquard/Bestjobers

Trekking - Col du Pillon - Isenau

Col du Pillon - Isenau

The starting point of this trail is at the Col du Pillon. You will have to join that place by car or by bus. You will then start to walk on the trail which goes to the Lake Retaud. From this place take some time to enjoy the view on the charming lake and on the Glacier des Diablerets. After passing the lake you can keep goin on the same road and finally go to Isenau.

Practical information

Starting point : Col du Pillon / To: Isenau (around 1h30 tone way and 2h30 to go and come back)

Technical data

Les Diablerets
4 km
Difference in height
248 Metres


Office du Tourisme des Diablerets
Ch. du Collège 2
1865 Les Diablerets - CH

Tel : +41 (0)24 492 00 10

Restaurant Col Du Pillon

Restaurant Col Du Pillon

Les Diablerets

Situated at the top of the Col du Pillon near the Glacier 3000 cable car, this restaurant is a lovely stop for skiers and hikers, summer and winter.

Restaurant du Lac Retaud 1'685m

Restaurant du Lac Retaud 1'685m

Les Diablerets

At 1,685 m, Lake Retaud opposite Glacier 3000 is a haven of peace for hikers in summer and winter, with a restaurant ready to serve you.

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