Gstaad Biking Destination
The biking region of Gstaad is home to over 500 kilometers of GPS tours for mountain bikers, road bikers, and e-bikers, signposted routes, an e-bike charging system, specialized biking hotels, two pumptracks as well as other facilities. Gstaad is first and foremost a destination for visitors wishing to ride on technically moderate routes while combining their sporting activities with typically „Gstaad-like“ experiences.
The Destination Gstaad is still an insider’s tip for keen road bikers. Enjoy unforgettable moments in the saddle as you combine uniquely varied touring and training options with Alpine adventure, physical and mental revitalization, and endless fun.
Cycling with the support of a silent, environmentally-friendly electric motor is a special pleasure for the fitness-conscious, for whom enjoyment is more important than the effort expended. Less athletic cycling enthusiasts can thus extend their sphere of activity in this way. The Destination Gstaad offers fully-equipped electric bike facilities and over 150 km of routes.
Battery charging points for electric bikes
Mountainbike – E-Mountainbike
Thanks to its varied topography with several valleys, mountain ridges and pass crossings, the Destination Gstaad offers mountain bikers unlimited possibilities for discovery. Beginners, cross-country and endurance bikers will get their money’s worth here with over 300 kilometers of GPS tours. Gstaad boasts a wide variety of e-mountain biking routes that are especially suitable for e-biking beginners and leisure-seekers who want to enjoy the natural beauty and stunning views. These routes mainly offer easy riding, usually on natural surfaces, and at times on simple single trails or on asphalted areas.
Park Gstaad Signature Tour
Park Gstaad Signature Tour offers an advanced ride in the Alpine setting, depicting all the beauty of the surrounding.
The first part of the ride is physically challenging; however, it contains a lot of pleasure as well. The road passes through the breathtaking pass of Mittelberg. Once you cross the pass, a splendid downhill tour will lead you to the Jaun direction. The road follows along the mountain range of Gastlosen to join the charming valley of Jogne.
In the valley, a countryside route will gently lead you to the direction of Broc, then Gruyère. The Gruyère village is very well-known for its excellent cheese and its castle overlooking the whole valley. The village is the perfect place to make a stop and try a traditional Swiss desert- merengue with double cream and berries. After this well deserve pause, the Park Gstaad Signature Tour will take you back to the Intyamon valley through charming, picturesque villages. In the Lessoc village, its ancient fountain will be your oasis for you to refresh yourself with a pure, Alpine water. It is also a fantastic spot for you to admire the historical side of the region, as the fountain dates back to 1796.
Further on, the course will lead you through villages of Pays-d’Enhaut, which are known for their rich architecture and their cultural legacy. For instance, the main road of Rougemont with its wooden church and classical chalets will show you what a real-life fairy-tail feels like. After passing through Rougemont it is only 9km left to Park Gstaad, where you can appreciate its amenities of unique Bike Lounge.
Gstaads 4 Finger Loop
Ancient legends tell that God took a break by the creation of the world, rested and that his handprints created the Saanenland. The 4-valleys-round forms the basis of all shorter rides in the region of Gstaad. All the four valleys can be driven at once or just one by one.
From Gstaad, follow the cycle way through Gruben to Schönried. Arrived at the main street in Schönried, turn left and just after right direction cable car station Rellerli. Past the valley station of the cable car Rellerli, continue on the asphaltic by-road that goes up to Bergmatte. From there goes quite a steep road down to Saanenmöser. The road leads back to Schönried and continues again a steep road down to Saanen. In Gstaad, the route follows to the village Turbach. After the first houses, divert right to the steam and down to Bissen. Get down to Bissen and enjoy on your way down the beautiful view over Gstaad, Rüblihorn and Gummfluh. At the school house in Bissen, turn left direction Trom and drive on the cycle way to Lauenen. Just before Lauenen waits the "Mur de Lauenen", a short but up to 20% steep gain into the center of the village of Lauenen. Follow along the main street from Lauenen back to Gstaad and then on the bike path in direction Gsteig. The short rise to Saali with its swamp willows and old farmhouses and after back to Gstaad.
Tour de la reine sud
Gstaad - Gsteig - Col du Pillon - Lac Retaud
Possibility to charge the bike's battery with your own device: hotel-restaurant Bären Gsteig; restaurant du Col du Pillon