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Zugerberg with view of Mount Rigi

Zugerberg with view of Mount Rigi

View of Lake Zug and Pilatus

View of Lake Zug and Pilatus

Restaurant Hintergeissboden

Restaurant Hintergeissboden

The Schattwäldli childrens playground - a paradise

The Schattwäldli childrens playground - a paradise



A large network of paths await you

A large network of paths await you

View on to Zug Town

View on to Zug Town

To relax ....

To relax ....

Tour description

Get away from it all and take a ride to Zug’s own mountain. There you will find healthy air and a large network of walks and best of all a wonderful view of the lake and the mountains. Enjoy it!

From Vordergeissboden to Schäfboden, on to Hintergeissboden, branch off right direction Ewegstafel, before than right again direction Felsenegg, to Schönfels, back to Vordergeissboden.

Places of interest:

- Restaurant Vordergeissboden
- Schattwäldli, children's playground
- Restaurant Hintergeissboden
- Buschenkappeli
- Restaurant Pfaffenboden


Variation A: From Vordergeissboden to Schäfboden, Hintergeissboden, past Birchriedli, Hinterer Banholz, to Fiselstuden, Buschenchappeli, Früehüel, along the Eigenried to the Ewegstafel, back to Felsenegg, Schönfels and Vordergeissboden (additional distance: 4.7 km / additional altitude Höhendifferenz: 120 hm).
Variation B: From Vordergeissboden to Schäfboden, to Hintergeissboden, past Birchriedli to Hinterer Banholz, to Fiselstuden, then Buschenchappeli, Grossmattstolle, Langmösli, Heumoosegg, Heumoos, Stafel, Chatzenbergegg, before Balis turn right to Früehüel, along the Eigenried to the Ewegstafel back to Felsenegg, Schönfels and Vordergeissboden (additional distance: 10 km / additional altitude: 288 hm).
Variation C: From Vordergeissboden, to Schönfels, uphill to Juchenegg, to Unterhof, past the Sennhütte, to Blasenberg, above Chämistaler wood to Muserhof, to Bilgerighof, Urihof, over the Wolf stream to Hochwacht, Hochstock to Sätteli and back to Vordergeissboden (distance: 8.2 km / altitude difference: 328 hm).

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Places along the route: Zugerberg Vordergeissboden - Schäfboden - Hintergeissboden - Ewegstafel - Felsenegg - Schönfels - Vordergeissboden - Zugerberg


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Tour history (B01963)

First published: Montag, 10. August 2009

Last updated: Mittwoch, 15. Januar 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.zug-tourismus.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 5.1 km | Time requirement: ¾ h
Ascent: 82 m | Descent: 82 m
Highest point: 987 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

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See also

Reisezentrum Zug - Offizielles Tourismusbüro des Kantons Zug
CH-6304 Zug
Tel: +41 (0)41 723 68 00
Fax: +41 (0)41 723 68 10
E-Mail: tourism@zug.ch
Internet: www.zug-tourismus.ch

Further information on the Zugerberg: www.zbb.ch
Bus & train connections: www.sbb.ch or www.zvb.ch

Restaurant Zugerberg: www.restaurant-zugerberg.ch
Restaurant Vordergeissboden
Restaurant Hintergeissboden: www.hintergeissboden.ch
Restaurant Pfaffenboden