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Get away from it all and enjoy cross-country skiing for classic and skating styles to the summit of Col de la Croix

Ascend on the Col de la Croix road for 7 km, which gets more challenging as you approach the summit.

Enjoy the majestic landscape and the views of peaks like Dents du Midi, Mont Blanc and Grand Muveran as well as the Diablerets massif and Miroir d'Argentine.
You can descend on the same route or continue to Coufin to extend your outing.

Practical information

The cross-country ski trails are groomed and maintained daily. Skiers 16 and older will be charged a fee.

Passes are available at tourist offices, sporting goods stores, the Villars sports centre, Buvette de Cergnement, Café de la Gare in Bex and at Relais Fermier in Les Plans-sur-Bex.

Dogs are not allowed on the cross-country ski trails.

- at the start of the Col de la Croix road
- 500 metres from the trails, at the sports centre


WInter nordic map (application/pdf)


Office du Tourisme de Villars
Avenue Centrale 140
CP 100
1884 Villars-sur-Ollon

Tel : +41 24 495 32 32

Technical data

Start point
7 km
2h00 - 3h00
Difference in height
462 Metres


Cross-country skiing ticket
One day
CHF 12.-
One week
CHF 40.-
One season (alpes et pre-alpes )
CHF 80.-
One season (whole switzerland)
CHF 140.-


From Dec 15, 2019 to Apr 15, 2020

Along your way

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Villars Sports Centre

Villars Sports Centre


With its stunning views of the Vaudois Alps, the Villars Sports Centre is open all year.

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