Hike via Chrinepass to Lake Lauenen

Legs of the hike: Höhi Wispile – Chrinetritt – Chrinepass – Lake Lauenen

Enjoy the panoramic views over the Saanenland region and Lake Lauenen.

Ride on the postbus from Gstaad to the Wispile valley station and from there on the cable car up to the Berghaus. This cosy mountain restaurant offers many attractions and experiences, including a petting zoo. It is the starting point of a scenic Alpine hike to Lake Lauenen. Along the way, take in the breathtaking views over the Saanenland region and the peaks of the Oldenhorn range. 

From Chrinetritt, the trail winds its way along the ridge to Chrinepass. After a short ascent, hikers reach the pristine Lake Lauenen nature reserve. After a refreshment break at Restaurant Lauenensee, you can get aboard the postbus at the Lake Lauenen parking lot for a comfortable ride back to Gstaad.


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Timetable information

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Timetable 12.180 Schönried–Gstaad–Col-du-Pillon, Glacier 3000–Les Diablerets and
Timetable 12.181 Gstaad–Lauenen–Lake Lauenen


For groups of 10 people or more, a reservation is required on the previous day until 16.00 h at the latest. Tel. 0848 100 222.

Travel dates/Validity

Route not open all year
Travel-date details/validity: view Timetable information

Bicycle transport

Bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle.
You can find more information at Biking and Postbus.

Special comments:
Reservations are mandatory.

Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair access to the postbus guaranteed

Special comments:
All services are wheelchair-accessible. For information, please call 0848 100 222.

Contact details

PostBus Ltd
Tscharnerstrasse 37
3007 Berne

0848 100 222