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Amenities Urnerboden

last updated: January 30, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1400 m
Inhabitants - total: 28
Country side  X 
In the mountains  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. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 3
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 42
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 20
Group lodging - total beds: 68
Other information all year round  
Mountain railways - info phone: 079 736 34 41
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1400 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2000 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 1
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2000 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 37.9 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 2 km
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Der Urnerboden ist ein herrliches Wandergebiet inmitten einer imposanten Bergwelt. Die meisten Wege und seit 2002 auch die Seilbahn Fisetengrat treffen sich auf 2000 Meter Höhe am Fisetenpass.
Cultural sights: Urnerboden ist die grösste Alp der Schweiz. Der " Boden " gehört politisch zu Spiringen und ist nur im Sommer von Uri her erreichbar. Die höchst wechselvolle Geschichte und die Kulturgüter der beiden Orte werden im Dörflihaus-Museum in Spiringen präsentiert.
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.urnerboden.ch
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Langlauf Eisklettern Skitouren Schlittelbahn Schneeschuhtouren
Live Cams  
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Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Urnerboden
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1250 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1450 m
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1450 m
Alpine Skiing  
Point of measure ski area bottom 1250 m
Point of measure ski area top 1450 m
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 055 643 21 31
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1250 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1450 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 10 km local
Skating slopes 10 km
Dog slopes 8 km marked
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: 055 643 21 31
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Total difference in altitude of all installations 700 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 8000 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 8000 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 0
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Other information for winter  
Excursions with sleigh dogs, organized  X 
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.glarus.ch
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