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Amenities Schwyz

last updated: November 27, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 519 m
Inhabitants - total: 14180
City  X 
By a lake  X 
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 1 1/2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 6
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 9
Group lodging - total beds: 4
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Finnish runway / ash trail  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Good to Know The small city is rich in history and traditions. Manor houses, town hall with murals and the town's landmark - the "Mythen" mountains.
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Deutsch
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 540
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 (0)41 811 18 01
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1899 m
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 1400 m
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 119 km marked
Biking trails within Destination 90 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 100 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Gleitschirm
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Vierwaldstättersee, Lauerzersee, Wandergebiete Mythen, Stoos, Hochstuckli, Rigi.
Cultural sights: Bundesbriefmuseum Forum der Schweizer Geschichte Ital Reding Hofstatt, Haus Bethlehem Historischer Dorfkern von Schwyz
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Dorfrundgang Schwyz mit Informationstafeln
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL http://www.mythenregion.ch http://www.stoos.ch
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 http://www.info-schwyz.ch/index.cfm?site=wbs.ch&page=78&lang=D
Live Cam 2 http://www.swisswebcams.ch/mobotix/p58h.jpg
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Mythenregion
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1070 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1593 m
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 (0)4 811 56 27
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 14
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1593 m
Cable-cars - total: 3
Skilifts - total: 9
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: +41 (0)41 811 18 01
Local ski slopes 28 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 5 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Snowboard  
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Lowest Snowboardpark 1295 m
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1300 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 4.5 km local
Skating slopes 4.5 km
Winter hiking trails 35 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1070 m
Snowshoe trail 46 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 5000
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Other information for winter  
Excursions with sleigh dogs, organized  X 
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.stoos.ch
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.