Hike from Illgau into the mountain world of the Ybrig with two viewpoints.
Distance 14.1 km
The hike starts in the village of Illgau and leads in the direction of Bergli to Fraumatt and then on to Feissi. On arrival at Nielenstock you take a circular route to Laucherenkappelen past the Spirstock vantage point and on towards Sternenegg. From Sternenegg you walk down via Rieter back to the village of Illgau.
Stop at the Restaurant Spirstock
AuthorStoos-Muotatal Tourismus / Schwyzer Wanderwege
Update: September 14, 2021
Getting thereBy car on the A4 to the Schwyz exit, then in the direction of Muotathal to the valley station of the Ried-Illgau cable car or by car in the direction of Muotathal to the valley station of the cable car and follow the signs to Illgau.
ParkingParking is available at the bottom station of the Ried-Illgau aerial cableway and at the church.
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EquipmentHiking boots with a good profile or trekking shoes, rain jacket, drink, food, possibly poles.
Basic Equipment for Hiking
- Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
- Layered, moisture wicking clothing
- Hiking socks
- Rucksack (with rain cover)
- Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
- Hiking poles
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Blister kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
- The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
- For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
- Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.
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