Etzel (mountain)

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Zürichsee - Ufenau - Etzel IMG 2680.JPG
Etzel as seen from the Lake Zürich, with Ufenau island in the foreground
Elevation 1,098 m (3,602 ft)
Prominence 148 m (486 ft)[1]
Etzel is located in Switzerland
Location in Switzerland
Location Schwyz, Switzerland
Range Swiss Prealps
Coordinates 47°10′40″N 8°46′03″E / 47.17778°N 8.76750°E / 47.17778; 8.76750Coordinates: 47°10′40″N 8°46′03″E / 47.17778°N 8.76750°E / 47.17778; 8.76750
This article is about the mountain. For the preserved passenger ship on Lake Zurich, see Etzel (ship, 1934).

The Etzel (el. 1098 m.) is a mountain in the Alps on the south side of Lake Zurich in the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland.


  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is located at St. Meinrad (950 m).

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