Thematic Hiking Trails

Bulle Poor people's path

In the early 14th century, this path was used by poor people who walked once a week to La Part-Dieu to eat a plate of soup after Mass.

Bulle - Vuadens Witches' path

This new path will appeal to nature lovers and those interested in fantasy. They will go through the place called "Les Aunes" on a 4.5 km circuit. Start at Les Colombettes restaurant, in Vuadens. Good walking shoes indispensable.

Charmey Agriculture trail Charmey - La Valsainte

From Charmey, there's a beautiful walk along the Blancs Ruz hedges, crossing the Javroz by the wooden footbridge. The chapel can be visited.

Charmey On the traces of the wood roofers

This itinerary to the heart of the Jaun valley leads to the discovery of several Alpine chalets with wooden roofs, a tradition that succeeding generations have taken care to preserve. This path, in an exceptionally beautiful environ- ment with its spectacular scenery, will take you to the heart of local culture and traditions.

Echarlens A Country of Legends

Thematic trail.
More than twenty illustrated gruyerian legends are to be read between pastures, lake, the Sionge and forests. Region's views and historics

Grandvillard Discover trail "Grandvillard architecture"

The trail shows a choice of 14 houses or buildings in the village. These constructions are made in different styles from the farmer architecture from XVIth to XXth century.

Gruyères-Moléson Cheese dairy path

Here you can breathe in the pure air of our mountains and forests. Explore Gruyère's green pastures, its herds of cattle and when you are between Pringy and Moléson- Village, stop to admire the traditional alpine chalets, with their shingle roofs.

Intyamon Valley The Agro-sylvicultural trail

From Estavannens to Montbovon, exploration of nature in the Gruyère region through explanatory panels. 65 species of trees, traditional villages.

Intyamon Valley Trail of the Counts of Gruyères

From Gruyères to Montbovon (18 km) discover the left side of la Sarine with its seven villages that will tell their legends and show their old houses and chapels. You can curtail your walk at any time by stopping at any of the village stations.

Jaun Experience path in Jaun

Experience path in Jaun: Discover the diabolical story of the « Grossmutterloch »

Jaun Jaun Botanical walk

This walk goes along the Jogne river from Im Fang to Charmey on 3km in a magnificent landscape.

Jaun The Gastlosen geological path

At the foot of the Gastlosen range is a didactic path on which, with the help of 12 observation posts, you can learn all about the geological treasures of this site, one of national importance.

La Gruyère Via Le Gruyère AOP

The "Via du fromage" or Cheese Trails leads hikers on an exploration of the cultural and natural riches in the region of La Gruyère.

Marsens Explorations in Marsens-Vuippens

Set off to explore the chateaux, farms and chapels of this area, as well as the archaeological site of the Temple of Mars (Roman ruins, well, tombs).

Marsens The sylvicultural trail in Marsens

Explore Humilimont Park with its atypical centuries-old trees, as well as the deer park and children's playground.

Moléson-sur-Gruyères Didactic path on the protective role of forests

A 4-km trail set with 8 instructive panels illustrating the protective role of forests in mountain areas. Set off at the base of the Moléson-sur-Gruyères lift.

Moléson-sur-Gruyères Moléson Botanical walk

From Plan-Francey to Gros-Moléson (Moléson East slope), From Spring to Autumn, informative signs enable walkers to identify 150 Alpine plants.

Pont-la-Ville Water Trail

An easy walk along the Lac de la Gruyere, through a rural and relaxing setting, all based on a water theme.

Sorens The Gibloux-Tower walk

From Sorens or from Avry to the Gibloux-Tower. Platform reachable by a spiral staircase. Panoramic view and georama: adventure of the earth and life.

Sorens The Sculptures-trail

114 wooden sculptures carved with a motor saw by different artists. Start close to the Sorens campsite.



  • Charmey
  • Gruyères
  • Bulle - Château
    Bulle - Château
  • Bulle - Grand Rue
    Bulle - Grand Rue
  • Charmey
  • Jaun
  • Jaun
  • Jaun - Chalet du soldat
    Jaun - Chalet du soldat
  • la Berra
    la Berra
  • La Berra
    La Berra
  • Lac de la Gruyère
    Lac de la Gruyère
  • Moléson - village
    Moléson - village


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