Dôme Hike

Route Information

Category
Region
Difficulty
Easy
Length
Duration
Ascent
Descent

Description

Hike freely on an easily accessible alpine path.

The ingredients for this extraordinary summit experience are quite simple: a wide and pleasant path, surrounded by rocks and boulders, plenty of fresh air and a breathtaking view. Le Dôme is a magnificent hike that starts at the summit station of Le Scex Rouge and reaches Le Dôme at an altitude of 3'016 metres. The view of the glacier, the valleys below and the Diablerets summit is breathtaking. This view is worth all the effort in the world!

Practical Information

ACCESS - By postal bus from the Diablerets train station to the Col du Pillon then the Glacier 3000 cable car (Col du Pillon - Scex-Rouge). - Access to Scex-Rouge can also be done on foot from the Col du Pillon (about 4h30) - Free parking at the Col du Pillon. SOME ADVICE - Plan your hike (route, duration, weather). - Follow the official signposting for hiking trails. - Equip yourself appropriately; sturdy shoes (preferably mountain boots), suitable clothing and protection against the weather. - Take sufficient food and drink. - Take a pocket pharmacy. - Be aware of weather changes. - Do not tread on grass and crops. - Close all pasture gates. - Extinguish fireplaces and refrain from making fires in case of drought. - Take your rubbish with you. - If in doubt, turn back in time.

Hike freely on an easily accessible alpine path.

The ingredients for this extraordinary summit experience are quite simple: a wide and pleasant path, surrounded by rocks and boulders, plenty of fresh air and a breathtaking view. Le Dôme is a magnificent hike that starts at the summit station of Le Scex Rouge and reaches Le Dôme at an altitude of 3'016 metres. The view of the glacier, the valleys below and the Diablerets summit is breathtaking. This view is worth all the effort in the world!

Practical Information

ACCESS - By postal bus from the Diablerets train station to the Col du Pillon then the Glacier 3000 cable car (Col du Pillon - Scex-Rouge). - Access to Scex-Rouge can also be done on foot from the Col du Pillon (about 4h30) - Free parking at the Col du Pillon. SOME ADVICE - Plan your hike (route, duration, weather). - Follow the official signposting for hiking trails. - Equip yourself appropriately; sturdy shoes (preferably mountain boots), suitable clothing and protection against the weather. - Take sufficient food and drink. - Take a pocket pharmacy. - Be aware of weather changes. - Do not tread on grass and crops. - Close all pasture gates. - Extinguish fireplaces and refrain from making fires in case of drought. - Take your rubbish with you. - If in doubt, turn back in time.

Course profile

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