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St. Stephan Loop

30,57 km
3:15 hrs.
920 m
920 m
85
S1 TOP Difficult
Condition
Technique
Experience
Landscape
Best season
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Starting point of the tour
Parking St. Stephan
Destination of the tour
Parking St. Stephan
Lowest point
934 m
Highest point
1.836 m
Properties
  • Nice views
  • Insider tip
  • Round tour
  • With refreshment stops
Source : Gstaad Saanenland

Varied bike tour from St. Stephan, up the Rüwlispass and Horneggli, via Saanenmöser, Zweisimmen and back to St. Stephan with single trail sections.

 

From the parking lot at the exit St. Stephan the route starts on a short section of the main road, then immediately left onto the "Dürrenwaldstrasse" and at the first junction right onto the "Reulissentrasse" up to the "Rüwlispass". Past the beautiful mountain huts, the path leads along the gravel road to the Hornberg and on to the Horneggli. 

From here the descent starts on the single trail to Saanenmöser, then on the mountain bike route No.1 to Zweisimmen and back to St. Stephan.

Properties
St. Stephan – Rüwlispass – Horneggli – Saanenmöser – Zweisimmen – St. Stephan
Equipment
Mountainbike, clothing and equipment appropriate to the weather, tool kit and first aid kit.
Tip of the author
Treat yourself to a piece of cake in one of the two restaurants on the Hornberg. A pick nick is very suitable on the "Rüwlispass".
Safety information
This tour is not signposted along the way. Use GPS.
Public Transit
Train station St. Stephan
Parking
Parking St. Stephan
Getting There
The Destination Gstaad is located in the south-west of Switzerland right on the border to the French-speaking part of the country. The Destination is easily accessed by rail or car from the regions around Lake Thun and Lake Geneva and the Gruyere region Direct connections to the European high-speed rail network and all international airports in Switzerland guarantee a time-saving and pleasant journey.

More information on gstaad.ch: Travel & Public Transport.

Additional Information
More information about the mountainbike routes in the Destination Gstaad: www.gstaad.ch/mountainbike
Map and arrival