From the steepest funicular railway to one of the most beautiful vantage points in Central Switzerland.
Distance 10 km
From the top station of the funicular railway to the crossroads and turn right along the Ringstrasse to Stoos-Seeli. Follow the gravel road via Frontal to the upper Frontal hut. Continue along the road until you reach the alpine restaurant Laui. Continue via Bödmeren, Oberfeld to the Fronalpstock summit at 1922 m above sea level.On the Fronalpstock you can enjoy the fantastic panorama over ten lakes and countless mountain peaks from the sunny terrace of the unique summit restaurant.Return to the starting point downhill via Charenstöckli, Welesch to the mountain village of Stoos at 1300 m above sea level.
Stop for a bite to eat in the Laui alpine restaurant with its fine cheese slices.
AuthorStoos-Muotatal Tourismus / Schwyzer Wanderwege
Update: May 20, 2020
Rest StopHotel/Restaurant Alpstubli
Safety informationPlease walk along the marked and secured hiking routes.
Tips and hints
Stoosbahnen AG: 041 818 08 08
Chair lifts Fronalpstock in the high season daily and in the low season on beautiful weekends in operation.
Getting thereBy car on the A4 to the Schwyz exit, then in the direction of Muotathal to the valley station of the large Schwyz-Stoos funicular or by car turn onto Morschacherstrasse (at Wolfsprung), then follow the signs to Morschach and continue to the valley station of the small Morschach-Stoos aerial cableway.
ParkingParking is available at the valley station of the Schwyz-Stoos funicular and the Morschach-Stoos aerial cableway.
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EquipmentHiking boots with a good profile or trekking boots, rain jacket, drink, food, possibly sticks.
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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