This route is one of the most pleasant accesses to the hut and is an interesting alternative to a climb from Rougemont. It also offers a beautiful combination of crossing with access from the Etivaz.

Statistics

3 - 4

hrs

1,197

m

82

m

22

max°

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

In Saanen, take the bridge to the W of the station and continue straight ahead (S) through meadows towards the hill of Cholisgrind (indicators).

The trail winds its way through the forest, then joins a clearing near Cholisweidli (1219 m).

From there, continue on the ridge through Underi Dorfflüe, then Oberi Dorfflüe.

This is a pastoral path through a sparse forest.

We then reach the Obersdürri mountain pasture (1749 m) then we go around by the E the head of Comba Litou to reach the Ruble mountain pasture (or Rubloz, 1757 m).

3 hours from Saanen. From Rubloz, we reach the ski slope.

Go back up to the W a small path winding under the chairlift to the place called Les Gouilles (1976 m).

From there, the trail goes up through a few zigzags at the bottom of the valley until it reaches the crossing formed by the track.

The latter passes 20 m under the cabin, which is easily accessible.

1 hour of Rubloz. Count 4 hours of Saanen.<br/><br/>_This Adventure has been shared under the [Creative Commons Share Alike](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/) licence._