Zugerberg

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Zugerberg
Landschaft Zugerberg Rigi Alpen Zug.jpg
Zugerberg from the south
Highest point
Peak Hünggigütsch
Elevation 1,039 m (3,409 ft)
Prominence 79 m (259 ft) [1]
Coordinates 47°08′21″N 8°32′18″E / 47.13917°N 8.53833°E / 47.13917; 8.53833Coordinates: 47°08′21″N 8°32′18″E / 47.13917°N 8.53833°E / 47.13917; 8.53833
Geography
Zugerberg is located in Switzerland
Zugerberg
Zugerberg
Location in Switzerland
Location Zug
Parent range Schwyzer Alps
Topo map Swiss Federal Office of Topography swisstopo

The Zugerberg is a mountain overlooking Zug and Lake Zug in the Zug. It lies approximately halfway between Lake Zug and Lake Ägeri.

The Zugerbergbahn funicular connects the Zugerberg from Zug. The upper station is located at a height of 925 metres and is a popular vantage point as well as a recreational area. The summit proper is entirely wooded.

A road pass named Sätteli (975 m) is located north of the summit.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is located near Ewegstafel at 960 metres.
  • "Zugerberg". Zug-Tourismus. 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-21. 

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