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Amenities Urnäsch

last updated: January 27, 2011

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 825 m
Inhabitants - total: 2300
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 7
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 142
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 30
Group lodging - total beds: 240
Holidays on a farm  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 500
Mountain railways - info phone: 071 364 17 77
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 820 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 990 m
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 10 km marked
Walking trails, flat (wheelchair, pushchair) 1 km
Biking trails within Destination 3 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 2.5 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Alpsteingebirge, Landschaft
Cultural sights: Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Urnäsch Osteregg
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 825 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 1100 m
Price one day pass adult 27 CHF
Price one day pass children 17 CHF
Familien Reduktion  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 2
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 1080 m
Skilifts - total: 1
Babylift - Number: 1
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 071 364 11 09
Point of measure ski area bottom 820 m
Point of measure ski area top 1080 m
Number of slopes: 1
Local ski slopes 2 km marked
Level of difficulty of slopes 80 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 20 % intermediates
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 071 364 17 77
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 825 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1100 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 38 km local
Skating slopes 38 km
Tobogganing  
Tobogganing - Info phone: 071 364 11 15
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 5500
Tobogganing trails total 5500 m marked
Other information for winter  
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL www.skilift-urnaesch.ch
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.