Vélo / VTT ©Sébastien Staub

E-Bike trail | Descente de la Braye

With the battery of your E-Bike fully charged, set off on the climb to the top of La Braye before enjoying a descent through pastures and forests!

This route starts in front of the tourist office in the centre of the village of Château-d'Œx. Follow the direction of the Ramaclé where you will have to cross the famous Pont Turrian.

The first part of the route will allow you to warm up before facing the ascent of the Braye. Follow the banks of the Sarine river calmly until you reach the Ramaclé waterfall.

Once you have reached the top of the hamlet of Gérignoz, take a good sip of water and start the 650m climb to the top of the Braye. The ascent is mainly on a tarmac road.

Before the finish line, a few spectators will encourage you with their bells while enjoying the fresh mountain grass! It is thanks to these cows that the precious Etivaz PDO cheese is made...

The descent is well deserved! With an incredible view of the village and the mountains, take speed and go down the pastures.

The last part of the itinerary will take you back to the Pont Turrian before heading back up to the centre of Château-d'Œx.

  •  Practical information

Town
Château-d'Oex
Distance
15.5 km
Duration
3h00
Difference in height
879 Metres
Difficulty
Hard

Not to be missed in the vicinity

*

---

---

min.---°C / max.---°C

Weather forecasts for
Lausanne
------°C---°C
------°C---°C
------°C---°C
------°C---°C
------°C---°C

Terms and conditions

What if our personalised recommendations don’t suit you?

you can choose to base the recommendations displayed on your own requirements and interests. Whether you’re looking for a solo adventure, family activities or a gourmet trip with your spouse, the suggestions made will be based on your own preferences.

You want to find out what the local tourist attractions are based on your current location?

You can use the map on each page to establish your location and find local points of interest. So you’ll be able to explore the canton, region by region, select the places you’re going to visit along a planned route and get a quick idea of what a town has to offer you.

You want to make your own selection? Just store your top picks in favourites!

If you want to store your selection, print it, export it to your free smartphone app "Vaud:Guide” or share it with your friends, you'll can do all this with “Favourites”.

You want to share your wish list And your choices with your friends? That’s simple!