Stoos ridge hike
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Frönelis playground & petting zoo on the Fronalpstock.
The ridge hiking trail is also suitable for families. Here to a blog from a guest.
Safety informationThe route is exposed in places: keep to the footpaths.
Tips and hints
An association takes care of the maintenance and the associated security on the way. Sprightly seniors work on an honorary basis with the goal that the way is accessible also for families and seniors. The association is mainly financed by donations. More information can be found in the brochure here.
Stoosbahnen AG: 041 818 08 08
The Klingenstock lift operates weather permitting; the Fronalpstock lift operates daily in the high season and at weekends (weather permitting) in the low season.
Public-transport-friendlyBy train to Schwyz-Seewen station, then by bus to the valley station of the large Schwyz-Stoos cable car (line 1 Schwyz - Muotathal) or by train to SBB Brunnen station, then by bus to the valley station of the small Morschach-Stoos cable car.
Getting thereIf driving, take the A4 to the Schwyz exit, then follow the signs for Muotathal as far as the lower terminus of the large Schwyz-Stoos funicular railway; alternatively, turn onto Morschacherstrasse (at Wolfsprung), then follow the signs to Morschach and continue to the lower terminus of the small Morschach-Stoos aerial cableway.
ParkingParking is available at the lower termini of the Schwyz-Stoos funicular and Morschach-Stoos aerial cableway.
Book recommendation by the author
At the stations from the Stoos railways there are free brochures with information to the Ridge Hiking Trail Stoos:
Adventure Map Stoos, Hiking Map Stoos-Muotatal, Brochure Ridge Hiking Trail Stoos
Author’s map recommendations
In the Regio Shop at the railway station from the funicular, you can buy a Hiking Map from Schwyz:
EquipmentGood hiking boots with good profile or trekking boots, rain jacket, drink, food, possibly sticks.
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