In the region of Villars, Gryon, Les Diablerets, Bex, fishing enthusiasts can enjoy the many lakes and rivers, with unspoilt nature and the mountains on all sides. In the peace and quiet of the mountains, you'll catch the best fish.

Daily and weekly permits are issued from March to October and are on sale at the Les Diablerets and Villars Tourist Office.
Fishing is not permitted on Fridays in the mountain lakes.

You'll be able to fish for brown trout in :
- the rivers,
-Lake Hongrin,
-Lake Chavonnes,
- Lake Bretaye,
- Lake Retaud,
- Lake Lioson,
- Lake Noir

This year, the Gouille du petit Diable will be open:

- from 28 May to 25 September 2022
- Wednesdays and Sundays - 2pm to 6pm
- Saturdays - 9.00am - 11.00am and 2.00pm - 6.00pm

Practical information

Fishing rod hire and supplies: CHF 3.00 per rod
CHF 25 per kg of fish caught

Please note that it is forbidden to fish on Fridays in the mountain lakes.

Document to download

Directives pêche (application/pdf)




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

Tel : +41 24 495 32 32

Office du Tourisme des Diablerets
Chemin du Collège 2
1865 Les Diablerets

Tel : +41 (0)24 492 00 10


Gouille du petit Diable
per kilo
CHF 25.-

Fishing license
One day (adult)
CHF 20.-
One week (adult)
CHF 60.-
One day (child)
CHF 10.-
One week (child)
CHF 50.-