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Sihlwald visitors center

Sihlwald visitors center

Horgen, Sust

Horgen, Sust

Tour description

The hike leads from the train station in Horgen over the Oberdorf part of the town to Wüeribach and on to Sihlbrugg.

The hike then leads you along the Sihl river until you reach the visitors center in the Sihlwald forest. Here you will learn a great deal of interesting information regarding the 10 km2 large forest, which has belonged to the city of Zürich since the 14th century and is the largest beech/mixed forest in the central part of the country.

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Places along the route: Horgen - Horgen Oberdorf - Wüeribach - Station Sihlbrugg - Station Sihlwald - Besucherzentrum Sihlwald


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Tour history (B00140)

First published: Donnerstag, 31. Mai 2007

Last updated: Mittwoch, 15. Januar 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.vvh.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 8.1 km | Time requirement: 3½ h
Ascent: 252 m | Descent: 252 m
Highest point: 648 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Verkehrsverein Horgen
Postfach 52
CH-8810 Horgen
Tel: +41 (0)44 725 15 24
Internet: www.vvh.ch

Zürichsee Tourismus
CH-8640 Rapperswil
Tel: +41 (0)55 220 57 57
E-Mail: zuerichsee@zuerich.com
Internet: www.zuerich.com