La Gruyère and its area is on the edge of the Swiss Alps, in the Fribourg Pre-Alps. This region varies between 750 and 2400 meters altitude and ranges from pastures to peaks, valleys and lakes. It is in this green setting that a wide choice of hiking trails awaits you.
A complete service for your safety
Regional peaks are sometimes difficult to access and even dangerous. To make sure you are safe during your outings in Gruyère, remember to check with our information service. For a precise view of our topography, get our topographic map at 1 : 25'000
. All the information on the gradients, the specialities of the terrain but also the refreshment stands and other dwellings are highlighted.
A personalised service is also available in Gruyère thanks to our mountain guides
. These specialists of our region, its fauna and flora, its summits, sometimes organise outings. They also offer their expertise for "à la carte" excursions. You can find all the contacts here.
Nature accessible to all
With its varied panoramas, La Gruyère invites hiking enthusiasts in the heart of nature. With various difficulties that adapt to the level of each hiker, you can choose from a wide range of options
. Loops, easy climbs, more difficult hikes are available according to your desires. Filters are at available to help you find your ideal hike. Maps can also be downloaded
Didactic and thematic hikes
La Gruyère is home to many trails in its green countryside. All interests are catered for in our region, which offers many fun and informative routes
. Whether you have a passion for architecture, history or chainsaw sculpture. Whether you love geology, flowers or legends. Whether you prefer the water's edge or the green slopes. You will find what you are looking for thanks to our different sections or simply by browsing through all our proposals.