We have been to Stoos, a car-free Swiss Alpine village, during a family event in the summertime and we had a great time! Two highlights are the steepest funicular in Switzerland -110% inclination, world record!! Second is the must-see view of the Fronalpstock (1.922 m A.S.L.).
How to get there
There are two ways to arrive at the Stoos Village, the funicular railroad from Schwyz (world record) or by cable car from Morschach. From there, two chair lifts can take you to Fronalpstock or Klingenstock.
Things to see and do
-Stoos-Seeli: water playground by the lake
-Fireplaces & picnic areas
-Husky experience (special for the event, otherwise in Muotathal village)
-Playgrounds at the Berghotel Restaurant Stoos Hüttä, Gasthaus Restaurant Balmberg, and Restaurant Sternegg
-Special playground at the Gipfelrestaurant & Hotel Fronalpstock
-Grill Swiss päckli: Two cervelats, Alpine Cheese, and Butterzofp for Fr.39.-
Good to know
Stoos offers lots of attractions during winter and summer! Take a look at the website before planning your visit!
Children travel for free under 15 years old during summer, with the SBB Junior card. In winter, they can ski for free with the parents using the junior travelcard from SBB. In winter children with the «Familiensteilpass».
The next Family-experience event will be on 22. & 23. August 2020.
On Saturdays- Sunset rides Fronalpstock.
Recommended hiking trails
Stoos: Mountain Inn Trail (Easy -one hour) Family-friendly, Panorama & playgrounds included. Tip: get your Alpcheese pass to try it some Alpine cheese from the region on the restaurants along the trail.
Fronalpstock panorama trail (Easy-30 min). Enjoy the view of 10 different lakes and the Swiss Alps from the Top of the Fronalstock.
+41 (0)41 818 08 80
Adult experience all-around ticket Fr.48.-
General Abonnement Fr.27.-
Half fare card Fr.38.-
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