Mollendruz © Morges Région Tourisme
 © Parc Jura Vaudois

Col du Mollendruz - L'Isle

This hike in the heart of the Parc Jura Vaudois takes you to discover a preserved nature.

You start your descent at the Col du Mollendruz in the direction of Pré de l'Haut. In the passage of the Combe de la Neige, you take the paved road to the alpine pasture of Pré de l'Haut Dessous. Then you eave the marked path to take an unpaved return that descends the Combe de la Verrière to the refuge of La Fougère. You can take enjoy this charming place to take a well-deserved break.

A few steps along the road to the viewpoint and then take the path that takes you to the northern entrance of the village of Montricher. Take the opportunity to stop by the Fromagerie Gourmande, the production of Gruyère AOP will no longer have any secrets for you.

At the end of the village you can see the famous Jan Michalski Foundation building in front of the forest. The last stage is flat towards L'Isle.

In L'Isle you will discover this charming village and its majestic castle often called "Le petit Versailles". For a gourmet break, stop at Yves-Hohl, these pastries are delicious.

Town
Mont-la-Ville
Distance
15 km
Duration
3h50
Difference in height
216 Metres
Difficulty
Medium

Not to be missed in the vicinity

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