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Blick auf Stansstad und den Alpnachersee

Blick auf Stansstad und den Alpnachersee

Ruhepause auf der Waldstätterweg-Wanderung

Ruhepause auf der Waldstätterweg-Wanderung

Tour description

A sporty section with views of the Mittelland - Through Alpnachstader Ried and Rotzlochschlucht gorge to the Schnitzturm tower in Stansstad. Ascent along the abandoned tracks of the Fürigen cable-railway to Oberschilt, then a steep climb to the Bürgenstock, with views of Mount Pilatus and the Mittelland.


Route number 98 is always signposted. As regional route of the SwitzerlandMobility network, it is signposted throughout and in both directions.

Further stages

Waldstätterweg: Stage 6 Bürgenstock - Beckenried
Waldstätterweg: Stage 7 Beckenried - Rütli
Waldstätterweg: Stage 1 Brunnen - Vitznau
Waldstätterweg: Stage 2 Vitznau - Küssnacht
Waldstätterweg: Stage 3 Küssnacht - Luzern
Waldstätterweg: Stage 4 Luzern - Alpnachstad

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Places along the route: Alpnachstad - Stansstad - Bürgenstock


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Tour history (B04593)

First published: Montag, 24. November 2014

Last updated: Mittwoch, 20. Mai 2015

Tour published by: Presented by www.luzern.com

Tour characteristics

Distance: 15.1 km | Time requirement: 4¾ h
Ascent: 768 m | Descent: 330 m
Highest point: 965 m.a.s.l.

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See also

Luzern Tourismus AG
Tourist Information
Zentralstrasse 5
CH-6002 Luzern
Tel.: +41 (0)41 227 17 17
E-Mail: luzern@luzern.com
Internet: www.luzern.com

Verein Weg der Schweiz & Waldstätterweg
Geschäftsstelle Brunnen Tourismus
Bahnhofstrasse 15
CH-6440 Brunnen
Tel.: +41 (0)41 825 00 40
E-Mail: info@waldstaetterweg.ch

Infos zum Waldstätterweg: www.waldstaetterweg.ch