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last update on Nov 4, 2019
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Mountain Stats

Elevation4265 ft - 6348 ft
SeasonDecember - April
Opening DayDec 15, 2018
Closing DayApr 7, 2019
Capacity 9750 Persons/Hr.

Lift Ticket Prices

1 day adult CHF52
1 day youth CHF43
1 day child CHF30
All rates & fees


Total 9
Hours8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Skiable Terrain

Overall Slope Length 21.7 miles

Interesting facts

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  • Elevated between 4265 ft and 6348 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 10 highest elevated Ski Resorts in the Lucerne - Lake Lucerne Region. The vertical drop from summit to base is 2083 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Switzerland is 2884 ft.
  • Season starts on Dec 15 and ends on Apr 7 (113 days). Average season duration in Switzerland is 112 days.
  • Average snow depth during the season (Dec 15 to Apr 7) is 42 " at summit elevation and 24 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 48 " at summit elevation and 30 " at the base. Therefore Stoos is among the 10 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in the Lucerne - Lake Lucerne Region.
  • Stoos features 59 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Switzerland is 60 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 19 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 3 sunniest in the Lucerne - Lake Lucerne Region.


  • Swisscom ski movie: video recording on the racing slope
    High above the lake ´Vierwaldstätter See´ awaits you the ski resort Stoos with its 35 kilometers of trails. Fronalpstock and Klingenstock offer a variety of trails at altitudes between 1300 m and 1935 m that invite for enjoyable skiing. 20 kilometers of red trails challenge the intermdiate skiers. Those who prefer a more challenging terrain are going to love the black slopes at Klingenstock.

    There is always action on the Franz Heinzer racing slope and ski movie trail, here you can not only measure your personal speed but also being filmed while skiing. Not just for training purpose but the video is also an amazing souvenir.

    At the base station of the chairlift Fronalpstock, kids of all abilities are welcome in the kids park. The ski school Stoos guarantees fun while learning the right skiing technique, a ski carousel and a magic carpet will also assist.

    Mountain restaurants
    At the restaurant ´Laui´ you have a fantastic dining option but even so guests can visit an authentic alp cheese dairy and get to enjoy the great Swiss cheese at Fronalpstock. Newest highlight at the alp is the ´Hot Pot´, this bathing fun, under the starlight is just right to spoil yourself after a long snowshoe hike! The comfortable restaurant ´Waldhüttli´ situated directly on the slope Klingenstock invites you to linger.

    Trails you can not miss

    Experts should try the Franz Heinzer racing slope. The slope is named after the famous Swiss skier Franz Heinzer, who won the World Championship in 1991. The slope even hosted the Swiss Championship in alpine ski racing in 2010.

    Off-piste there is more to discover: 15 km cross-country skiing trails, provided to enjoy the snowy landscape and the breathtaking view over the lake. The resort also boosts a 2 km toboggan run where air boarders are also very welcome. Leave behind the stresses and strains of every day life and be part of the beautiful nature while hiking the resorts beautiful 16 km hiking trails that are offered.

    Apres-Ski and Bars

    The bar ´Ueli´s Schnupf- und Schnuerbar´ is located at Sternegg, here you can get an idea of how to apres-ski the best possible way. It is open until sunset. After you can continue partying at the bar ´Alpstubli´ and the bar ´Klingenkellerbar´ in the hotel Klingenstock.

    Culinary highlights
    The summit restaurant Fronalpstock gives guests beside from culinary delights a great view over the lake ´Vierwaldstätter See´. Tradition and urbanity come together in the Business and Wellness hotel Stoos with its modern ambient while keeping the reference to the mountain. The restaurant ´Balmberg´ is as cozy as it comes with a comfortable atmosphere and traditional cuisine.


    By car

    Stoos is car-free so that cars have to be parked at base-station of the funicular railway.

    Drive freeway A3 ,at the interchange Sarganserland turn bear right towards St. Gallen/ Vaduz/ Feldkirch: In the exit continue along direction Götzis and follow the signs for Stoos/ Muotathal.

    Public Transportation

    Take train to Schwyz. From there you take the bus to Stoosbahn.

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    Snow Safety & Snowmaking

    Snowphone0041 (0) 41 818 08 88
    Average snow depth of the last years (Summit)
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    Infrastructure & Rental


    Skischools: 1
    Snowboardschools: 2
    Freestyle Lessons

    Ski Rental

    Ski Depot
    Sports Store
    Ski Rental
    Snowboard Rental
    Cross Country Ski Rental


    Stoosbahnen AG
    Stoosplatz 1
    041 818 08 08
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