|Begin and end of tour:||Villars-sur-Ollon|
|Technical requirements:||medium difficulty|
|Physical fitness:||medium difficulty|
|Total altitude meters:||870 m|
|Biking time:||2-3 h|
|Elevation start and end of tour:||1253 m|
|Season:||June - October|
|Gastronomy:||Villars, Col de Bretaye, Lac des Chavannes|
|Access starting point:||By train from Bex to Villars|
|Access point of arrival:||By train from Bex to Villars|
Villars-sur-Ollon - Col de Soud - Col de Bretaye (final station of the rack railways) - Lac de Bretaye - Lac Noir - Lac des Chavonnes - Vy Boveyre - Perche - Plan de la Chaux - L'Encrene - Ensex - Case de Charmet - Col de Soud - Villars-sur-Ollon.
From Villars up to Col de Breetaye and down to the lakes again. From Lac des Chavonnes the track ascends again, until L'Encrene. There, the journey takes you down and, at the feet of Col de Bretaye an uphill leads you to the track you know. On this tour, you will have to carry your bike, now and then. The route is well signed from Col de Bretaye on.
Pictures: Villars Tourisme
The careful planning of a tour will ensure that you also derive the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from it. Please take the time to contact the local information centre and enquire about route and weather conditions before setting off. Your intended trail may be fully or partially closed, depending on the time of year and weather conditions.