Back again, follow the signs to Spital via Blätz and Adler. Here you will also find several wooden sculptures next to the hiking trail in the forest. After the eagle, the trail leads almost to Spitalhütte(hut) on a gravel road until it changes to the alpine meadow.
Arrived at Spital 1574 m above sea level you can find out about the names of the surrounding peaks from near and far on the lookout pictogram.
Take the path towards Regenegg. In the fen, wooden bows ensure a good passage. On Regenegg 1531 m the second point with a wonderful view of the Ybrig mountains is reached.
Our circular trail leads you first across the alpine meadow, then through the forest in Schatteneggen. After crossing the road continue through the forest until you reach Höchgütschstrasse. On the road the path leads to the mountain restaurant Höchgütsch and from there via Alp Plangg to its starting point on Minsterplatz.
At Bergasthaus Höchgütsch children will find a paradise with various animals, playground and a fairy path.
From the Spital it would also be possible to continue hiking to Gross, Euthal or Einsiedeln in about two hours.
Hiking option: From the Spital it is possible to continue in about 2 hours to Gross, Euthal or Einsiedeln.
Getting thereTake the A3 motorway to the Richterswil/Schindellegi exit and continue in the direction of Samstagern, Biberbrugg, Einsiedeln. Then follow the signs in the direction of Ybrig to Oberiberg.
ParkingFree parking at the Guggelsstrasse
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EquipmentGood footwear and rain protection
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- 5 Waypoints