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Wispile - Chrine - Gsteig

9,02 km
2:45 hrs.
21 m
747 m
TOP Easy
Best season
Starting point of the tour
Gstaad, mountain station Wispile
Destination of the tour
Lowest point
1.171 m
Highest point
1.917 m
  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly
  • Cableway ascent/descent
Source : Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus

Hike along the Wispile mountain ridge and enjoy the great view over the Saanenland with sight to our high peaks.

With the cable car it provides an easy access to Berghaus Wispile where the walk starts. Always follow the ridge and enjoy the panoramic views over the Swiss mountains. By Chrinetritt the road drops steeply. Follow the way right down to the Satteleggli. At the fork (Pkt. 1703) you walk to the left. Now the path leads along the edge of the forest towards the valley floor, where it goes into the side street Saali-Rohr. Via Rohr you reach the village of Gsteig, where the bus stop is.


Gstaad - Höhi Wispile - Chrine - Gsteig
Good footwear, snacks to savor during a break - why not a Fondue-Backpack?
Tip of the author
Enjoy a Fondue in the inordinately large fondue pot with a beautiful view on the surrounding mountains.

Certain sections of this hike are very suitable for walking barefoot. Take off your shoes there and try to feel and experience the underground with bare feet.


  • At Wispile it has an petting zoo and playgrounds for the kids.
  • Vorderi Wispile fondue pot: Approx. 40 min. from the mountain station Wispile, on the hiking trail Wispile-Chrine-Gsteig.
  • Please take note of the operating dates for lifts and cable cars.
  • Get a round-trip ticket for this tour. More informations on
Public Transit
Bus stop: Gstaad, Wispile
Big parking lot next to the valley station of the Wispile gondola.
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. The main means of transport in the destination of Gstaad are the "MOB" (Montreux-Oberland Bernois) train and numerous post bus lines.

More information on Travel & Public Transport.

Additional Information
See also

Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus
Haus des Gastes
Promenade 41
3780 Gstaad
Tel.: +41 (0)33 748 81 81
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