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Weatherman Walk short

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The Weatherman Walk features info-panels that explain  how observing the weather helps establish forecasting guidelines.
easy
Distance 3.2 km
0:50 h
38 m
38 m
Enjoy the unique Weatherman Trail hiking trail in Switzerland!

At a number of points along the way, you're shown how the Muota valley's famous meteorologists observe nature and forecast the weather six months ahead.

The walk is about enjoyment, observing nature and returning home richer for a wonderful experience.

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Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus / Schwyzer Wanderwege
Updated: January 09, 2020
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
647 m
Lowest point
610 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Gasthaus zum Hirschen
Restaurant Schlüssel
Restaurant Schützenhaus

Safety information

The path is pushchair friendly.

Tips and hints

An den Stationen der Stoosbahnen sind kostenlose Prospekte mit Informationen zum Witzwanderweg vorhanden.

Wanderkarte Region Stoos-Muotatal, Prospekt Witzwanderweg

Start

Muota school (610 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'700'321E 1'203'653N
DD
46.976364, 8.757142
DMS
46°58'34.9"N 8°45'25.7"E
UTM
32T 481528 5202566
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Destination

Muota school

Turn-by-turn directions

Muota school - convent - nursing home - Aport/Schwert - Hintere Brücke - Tschalun - Gampelisteg - dam - Kirchenbrücke - Muota school

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Train to Schwyz then bus no. 1 to "Muota, Post".

Then a short walk to Muota school.

Getting there

Leave the motorway by the Schwyz exit and follow the signs for "Muotathal".

Parking

Large free car park at Muota school.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'700'321E 1'203'653N
DD
46.976364, 8.757142
DMS
46°58'34.9"N 8°45'25.7"E
UTM
32T 481528 5202566
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Wanderschuhe mit gutem Profil oder Treckingschuhe, Regenjacke, Getränk, Verpflegung, eventuell Stöcke.

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
3.2 km
Duration
0:50 h
Ascent
38 m
Descent
38 m
Public-transport-friendly Loop Refreshment stops available Family friendly Disability access Suitable for strollers

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