7-Egg hike – the natural beauty of Hoch-Ybrig

Impressive views of the Alps, lakes and valleys

Hoch-Ybrig: The 7-Egg hike offers you a magnificent view of the Mythen, Central Switzerland’s three-thousand-metre peaks, as well as lakes and valleys. The hiking trail is ideal for families.

It starts from the Spirstock in Hoch-Ybrig. Follow the ridge trail via Laucherenchappelen and Windegg to Sternenegg and then across the Alpine meadows to Ibergeregg. You then continue along the Brünnelistock to Müsliegg and via Stäglerenegg to Holzegg at the foot of the imposing Mythen. Finally, you descend into the valley to Brunni. Those who do not wish to walk can take the gondola down to Brunni.

Attractions and information

  • 7-Egg hike: Fuederegg-Spirstock-Windegg-Sternenegg - Ibergeregg-Müsliegg-Stäglerenegg-Holzegg (approx. 3½ hrs). Option: Descend via Holzegg-Brunni (¾ hr).
  • Alternative: Ibergeregg-Oberiberg with a sheltered fen along the way: approx. 1 hr, from Spirstock approx. 3 hrs.
  • Einsiedeln is one of the most important pilgrimage places in Europe. A visit to the Abbey and the Chapel of Grace with the Black Madonna will leave a lasting impression.
  • Chairlifts in operation according to weather conditions. Info-phone for information on weather conditions etc. Open daily from 07.00 a.m. +41 55 414 17 56.
  • PostBus route 556 from Einsiedeln to Hoch-Ybrig, Weglosen base station. Cable car to Seebli and chairlift to Spirstock. Return by cable car from Holzegg - Brunni and on PostBus route 554 to Einsiedeln.


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Timetable information

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For groups of 10 and more reservations are a must! (see contact).

Travel dates/Validity

Route open all year
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Bicycle transport

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Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair access to the postbus guaranteed


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Contact details

PostBus Ltd
St. Leonhard-Strasse 20
9000 St. Gallen 

+41 58 386 73 44