From the bus station Col du Pillon (1546 m) follow the sign to Lake Retaud (1685 m). Keep right and follow the sign Marche de Retaud. Not far away from the Chalet Vieux (1950 m) you reach the Col de Voré (1918 m) where the Pillon area leads into the Tschärzis-valley. Shortly after passing a little pond you walk down towards Alp Seeberg. Follow the driveway until you reach lake Arnen and walk tight along the lakeside towards the beginning of the valley. You reach the Tuxberg (1367 m) by passing the Alp Unders Stuedeli (1573 m). Follow the hiking trail towards the barrier and walk to the school in Feutersoey. Follow the mail road for approx. 100 m in direction of Gstaad before you reach the bus station Feuterseoy Dorf.
Col du Pillon - Lac Retaud - Col de Voré - Arnensee - Unders Stuedeli - Tuxberg - Feutersoey
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Pedalos and boats for hire on the lake Arnen; fishing licences available from the Restaurant
Boats for hire on Retaudsee
Restaurant Huus am Arnensee - the family-friendly restaurant with a sun terrace and playground invites you to linger and enjoy yourself.
Arnensee-Feutersoey: "Mitfahrbank" - Bench, where car-drivers can pick you up. Located at the Lake Arnen dam for rides to Feutersoey.
The region has a further 9 chalet villages alongside Gstaad, located at an altitude of between 1,000 and 1,400 metres. Yet despite its style and class, Gstaad has remained genuinely Alpine and down-to-earth. It is proud of its tradition and lives and breathes it every day.
Over a thousand cultural and sporting events are available to visitors every year, including top events with an international reputation. In addition, visitors will find first-class hotels, outstanding shopping facilities along the traffic-free promenade and an airport in Saanen.