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Spirstock

Route
Hiking Trail
Length
14.1 km
Travel time
approx. 5 h
Tour details
Tour details
Spirstock
Auf dem Spirstock, Hoch-Ybrig
Photo: Ybrig Tourismus, Ybrig Tourismus
Spirstock
Abendstimmung auf der Sternenegg
Photo: Ybrig Tourismus, Unknown
Spirstock
Dorf Illgau
Photo: Simona Rickenbacher (Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH), Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus
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Hike from Illgau into the mountain world of the Ybrig with two viewpoints.
The hike starts in the village of Illgau and leads in the direction of Bergli to Fraumatt and then on to Feissi. On arrival at Nielenstock you take a circular route to Laucherenkappelen past the Spirstock vantage point and on towards Sternenegg.  From Sternenegg you walk down via Rieter back to the village of Illgau.

Technical details

Tour type
Hiking Trail
Starting point
In village Illgau
Point of arrival
In village Illgau
Difficulty
Medium
Condition
4 / 6
Ascent
1007 m
Descent
645 m
Best Time of Year
May, June, July, August, September, October
Directions
Illgau - Bergli - Fraumatt - Feissi - Nielenstock - Laucherenkappelen - Spirstock - Sternenegg - Rieter - Illgau
Safety information
Surefootedness and good stamina.
Literature

Informationen zur Wanderung finden Sie bei den folgenden Prospekten:

Wander-Panoramakarte und Ortspläne, Ortsplan Illgau

Equipment
Hiking boots with a good profile or trekking shoes, rain jacket, drink, food, possibly poles.
Author’s advice
Stop at the Restaurant Spirstock
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Good to know

Parking
Parking is available at the bottom station of the Ried-Illgau aerial cableway and at the church.
Arrival / Return journey
By car on the A4 to the Schwyz exit, then in the direction of Muotathal to the valley station of the Ried-Illgau cable car or by car in the direction of Muotathal to the valley station of the cable car and follow the signs to Illgau.
Accessible by bus and train
No
Public transport
By train to Schwyz-Seewen station, then by bus to the valley station of the Ried-Illgau cable car (line 1 Schwyz - Muotathal).
Further information & links
Please note the timetables of the Ried-Illgau cable car.