"Freiburger Voralpenweg": Schwarzsee-Jaun
Discover the regional route n°78, the “Freiburger Voralpenweg”. The "Freiburger Voralpenweg" leads in five one-day stages from the medieval town of Fribourg past picturesque Schwarzsee, into the Gruyère region, then along the Gastlosen chain to verdant Pays d’Enhaut and down to the balloonists’ Mecca of Château-d’Oex.
Easy hike from the peaceful Schwarzsee lake over the primeval landscape of the Brecca Schlund (gorge) up to the Euschelspass. On the descent to Jaun: ruins of historic Bellegarde Castle with panorama panels and superb views deep into Gruyère country.
Ascents: 720 m
Descents: 740 m
Grade: easy (hiking trail)/Conditions: medium