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Mountain hikes in the Schwyz

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in the Schwyz. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful mountain hikes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful mountain hikes in the Schwyz

Tiefblick zum Glattalpsee
Mountain Hike · Muotathal
Ortstock from the Glattalp
Premium content Difficulty moderate
16.1 km
5:00 h
900 m
900 m
The most beautiful ascent to the Ortstock leads from Bisistal past the Glattalpsee. With cable car support, the tour is shortened to less than 1000 metres in altitude. Difficulty T3.
Die Trilogie von links nach rechts: Twäriberg, Druesberg, Forstberg
Mountain Hike · Schwyzer Alps
Ybrig-Trilogie
Premium content Difficulty difficult
16.8 km
8:30 h
1,700 m
1,300 m
Grandiose Gratüberschreitung des Hoch Ybriger-Dreigestirns: Twäriberg, Druesberg und Forstberg. Schwierigkeit T4.
Hinweisschild vor dem steilen Aufstieg auf den Gipfel
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
Hopp Schwyz - on the Great Myths
recommended route Difficulty moderate
2
14.1 km
5:00 h
1,117 m
1,113 m
It goes up Schwyz's local mountain. A beautiful circular hike that becomes a mountain tour with the part of the ascent. In good conditions you have a panoramic view of Lake Lucerne and far into the Swiss Alps with many three-thousand-metre peaks.
Hochflue-Kreuz hoch über Gersau, Abendstimmung
Mountain Hike · Central Switzerland
Hochflue - Rundwanderung ab Obergschwend
recommended route Difficulty difficult
1
6.4 km
3:20 h
687 m
687 m
Obergschwend - Zilistock - Hochflue - Gätterli Ein wahrer Leckerbissen - nicht allzu lange, aber Bergspitze und traumhafte Rundsicht inklusive. 
Druesberg.
Mountain Hike · Central Switzerland
Grattour über Forstberg und Druesberg
Premium content Difficulty difficult
9.2 km
5:00 h
636 m
1,414 m
Die Region Hoch-Ybrig ist bekannt als Skigebiet. Doch auch im Sommer hat die Region als Wandergebiet einiges zu bieten. Zum Beispiel diese attraktive Gipfeltour für Schwindelfreie.
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
Right back into the Bisistal Valley
recommended route Difficulty difficult
1
12.6 km
6:30 h
1,337 m
1,337 m
The hike leads to an Eldorado for aficionados of karst and rocky and mountainous landscapes. Starting point is the valley station of the Saliglattalp cable car. 
am Gipfelgrat
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
ZEN 6: Grosser Mythen * 1899m
recommended route Difficulty moderate
1
10.1 km
4:34 h
740 m
740 m
Das Panorama vom Gipfel belohnt einen für den sehr steilen Aufstieg. Oben ist es extrem aussichtsreich, und eine Bergbeiz hat es auch noch. Vorsicht vor dem Abstieg!!!!!!!
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
Gratwanderung Klingenstock - Fronalpstock
recommended route Difficulty moderate
1
4.1 km
2:45 h
420 m
400 m
Eine wunderschöne Gratwanderung mit phantastischem Panorama!
Am Planggenstock
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
Grat-Wandern am Planggenstock
recommended route Difficulty difficult
17.5 km
5:30 h
975 m
1,515 m
Anspruchsvolle Bergwanderung zwischen Glarus nach Schwyz
Mountain Hike · Switzerland
Stoos-Chlingenstock-Fronalpstock, Gratwanderung
recommended route Difficulty moderate
2
9.2 km
3:35 h
1,030 m
432 m
Die ersten 600 Höhenmeter (2h) können auch per Bahn zurückgelegt werden. Danach folgt eine wunderschöne Gratwanderung (2h) mit genialen Panoramasichten.
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Rigi Hochflue (via Gätterli) - Alpinwanderung by Petra
June 25, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? June 25, 2022
Seebodenalp - Rigi Kulm Felsenweg by Jens
August 19, 2021 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 19, 2021
Photo: Jens Lüer, CC0, Community
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