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Haute Combe (Labihubel) (2039 m.a.s.l.)

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Distance 14.2 km
4:00 h
1,131 m
1,131 m
2,033 m
992 m
Near the German-French language border, different names often appear for one and the same place, as is the case here. On the national map, this all-round beautiful ski peak is written as Haute Combe, while the German-speaking mountain farmers from the region call it Labihubel. A wide variety of routes can be chosen for a visit, and the same applies to the exhilarating descents.

Access/descent
A) Normal route from Rougemont. Difficulty L+
- Ascent / descent: 1131m | Counter ascent on descent: 90m
- Starting altitude: 992 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4 h | Distance: 7.2 km
- Places along the route: La Forcla (Rougemont - VD) - La Neirive - Raye du Baillif - Combette (Rougemont - VD)

Ascent / descent
B) from Rougemont. Difficulty L+
- Ascent / descent: 1131m | Counter ascent on descent: 90m
- Starting altitude: 992 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4 h | Distance: 7 km
- Places along the route: La Forcla (Rougemont - VD) - Craux - Bonnavaux - Haute Combe

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Ascent / descent
C) from Hugeligrat. Difficulty WS-
- Ascent / descent: 790m | Counter ascent on descent: 654m
- Starting altitude: 1897 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 1235 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 3½ h | Distance: 5.7 km
- Places along the route: Mittebach - Grischbachtal - Les Roseys (Rougemont - VD) - Col de la Forcla (Rougemont - VD) - Haute Combe

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Ascent / descent
J) from Hugeligrat. Difficulty WS
- Ascent / descent: 899m | Counter ascent on descent: 763m
- Starting altitude: 1897 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Lowest point: 1304 m.a.s.l. | Highest point: 2033 m.a.s.l.
- Time required ascent: 4½ h | Distance: 7.7 km
- Places along the route: Schneitgrat - Hinderi Schneit - Bitzegg - Les Roseys (Rougemont - VD) - Col de la Forcla (Rougemont - VD) - Haute Combe

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Descent
G) to Saanen. Difficulty WS
- Downhill: 1227m | Counter ascent on downhill: 204m
- Start altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l. | Finish altitude: 1011 m.a.s.l.
- Time required downhill: 2 h | Distance: 10.6 km
- Places along the route: Haute Combe - Le Savigny - Grischbachtal - Vallée des Fenils - Sassalas d'en Bas - Recardets - Grischbachsäge - Underbort - Gibel (Saanen - BE)

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Descent
I) to Saanen. Difficulty WS
- Downhill: 1064m | Counter ascent on downhill: 41m
- Starting altitude: 2033 m.a.s.l. | Finishing altitude: 1011 m.a.s.l.
- Time required downhill: 1¼ h | Distance: 9.7 km
- Places along the route: Haute Combe - La Fleuta - Grischbachtal - Vallée des Fenils - Sassalas d'en Bas - Recardets - Grischbachsäge - Underbort - Gibel (Saanen - BE)
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Landscape
Highest point
2,033 m
Lowest point
992 m

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Rougemont, railway station (992 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'582'375E 1'148'618N
DD
46.488645, 7.209089
DMS
46°29'19.1"N 7°12'32.7"E
UTM
32T 362552 5149899
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La Forcla (Rougemont - VD) - La Neirive - Raye du Baillif - Combette (Rougemont - VD)

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'582'375E 1'148'618N
DD
46.488645, 7.209089
DMS
46°29'19.1"N 7°12'32.7"E
UTM
32T 362552 5149899
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
14.2 km
Duration
4:00 h
Ascent
1,131 m
Descent
1,131 m
Highest point
2,033 m
Lowest point
992 m
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1600 m 1800 m
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