"Freiburger Voralpenweg": Soldatenhaus-C.d'Oex
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.
From Canton Fribourg into Canton Vaud, from Châlet du Soldat to Château-d’Oex. In the «balloonists’ Mecca» everything focuses on the hot-air balloon. «Espace Ballon» with activities for all ages as well as permanent and temporary exhibitions.
Ascents: 1'050 m
Descents: 1'850 m
Grade: medium (mountain hiking trail)/Conditions: difficult