50 wonderful kilometres of piste situated close to town in the alpine foothills of the Mythen Region.

The Mythen Region by Schwyz is the canton’s biggest ski resort and home to the region’s emblem, Mount Grosser Mythen. This boutique ski resort close to town with 50 kilometres of piste, 36 kilometres of south-facing winter walking trails, snowshoe trails, toboggan runs, a freestyle park, a children’s ski cross piste, a cross-country ski trail, countless cosy mountain restaurants and a Swiss Ski School offers everything for a perfect day of winter sport.

There are four entry points to the Mythen Region: with the Rotenfluebahn cable car from Rickenbach ob Schwyz, with the Brunni-Holzegg cable car in Alpthal, via the Handgruobi ski lift and from Ibergeregg (the mountain pass from Schwyz or Oberiberg).

Skiing and snowboarding adventures

Charming, family-friendly and laid-back: with 50 kilometres of piste, the Mythen Region is Schwyz’s largest ski resort. This magical natural arena with its enchanting woodland pistes and countless mountain restaurants makes a day’s skiing into an unforgettable nature experience.

Children and families

For our little visitors, we have the Kabi Snowpark by the Handgruobi ski lift and the children’s ski cross piste on Mount Rotenflue. There are also beginner-friendly ski lifts at every entry point to the Mythen Region: Alp Rotenfluh (via the Rotenfluebahn cable car), the Alpstubli ski lift at Ibergeregg (via the mountain pass), the Brunni-Haggenegg ski lift in Alpthal and the Holzegg-West ski lift (via the Brunni-Haggenegg cable car in Alpthal). The Swiss Ski School now offers lessons specially for children on Mount Rotenflue and at Ibergeregg.

Freestyle Park

Freestylers have been coming to the Mythen Region from throughout Switzerland for years. Designed with passion, the Mythenpark with its obstacles and kickers offers you superlative freestyling conditions in the alpine foothills.

Getting there

Four entry points lead into the Mythen region and are easily accessible by public transport or car:

  • From Schwyz with the Rotenfluebahn (bus stop Rickenbach SZ, Rotenfluebahn).
  • From Handgruobi (on the Schwyz - Ibergeregg pass road, bus stop Rickenbach SZ, Handgruobi)
  • From Ibergeregg (pass road from Schwyz, bus stop Ibergeregg, pass summit). 
  • From Brunni-Alpthal with the cable car Brunni-Holzegg (Brunni SZ, valley station LBH).

If you are coming from Zurich, use the access via Einsiedeln / Brunni-Alpthal. The Mythen region can be reached by car from Lucerne or Zug in 30 minutes and from Zurich in around 45 minutes.

There are parking spaces at all entry points.

The ski resort’s facilities

15 lifts

50 kilometres of piste

36 kilometres of winter walking trails

Toboggan runs

3.5-kilometre cross-country ski trail

Snowshoe trails

‘Mythenpark’ Freestyle Park

Swiss Ski School on Mount Rotenflue and at Ibergeregg

Price for day tickets

Day ticket, adults

CHF 49.00

Day ticket, young people and retirees

CHF 44.00

Day ticket for children from the age of 6

CHF 31.00

Children under the age of 6

Free use of lifts

Family day ticket

with 10% discount

more price information

Prices winter 2023/2024 (in German)


Location and contact

Mythenregion AG
Rickenbachstrasse 163
6432 Rickenbach b. Schwyz
+41 (0)41 819 70 00