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When Sun 5. May 2024 07:15 - 18:15 
Meeting place Zurich HB Meeting Point
Hike at Vierwaldstättersee (formerly Stoos) 

This event was formerly called Stoos: Hike above the clouds (Ridge Hike). However, due to the snow conditions we had to change the location slightly. The meeting time is the same (7:15am at Zurich HB). We meet under the big clock.


Please contact Malai ( if you have any questions.

Calling all adventurers!

Join us for a breathtaking ridge hike at the Vierwaldstättersee (Lake Lucerne) along the Swiss Path.

  • Epic Views: Hike above the clouds and witness breathtaking vistas of the surrounding peaks and Lake Lucerne.
  • Interesting History: Discover the place where Switzerland was founded
  • Distance: 12km
  • Ascent: 540 meters
  • Estimated time: 5 hours

This hike is perfect for:

  • Nature lovers seeking breathtaking alpine views.
  • Anyone wanting a memorable outdoor adventure in Switzerland.

Weg der Schweiz am Vierwaldstättersee - Bergwelten

  • Hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather
  • Backpack with water, snacks, and sunscreen
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Camera to capture the incredible scenery

We meet in Zurich HB at 0715. We depart at 07:35 sharp

Return back in Zurich around 18:15


Max. Participants27 -> Registration is necessary.
Entrance / Fee
without ESN card: CHF 15.00
with ESN card: CHF 11.00
Entrance / Fee Comment

The price includes the train tickets ticket both ways, and also a short boat ride.

If you have a GA, let us know, it is free for you :)

There is only limited capacity for participants 25 years or older. They will be filled first come-first serve. Hence, if you're 25 years old or older, just sign up. There is a chance though that we cannot let you join if all spots have already been filled.

Coordinator(s) Yelan Tao - Lars Hauptmann - Annamalai Lakshmanan - Ami B. 

This is a moderate difficulty hike, so please make sure you are fit and well hydrated.

Registration Fri 26. January 2024 - Tue 30. April 2024
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