.Don’t Miss the 2022 Lake Zurich slowUp Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon
Lake Zurich slowUp 25th September 2022 9am – 5pm
Don’t miss the “Slow Up” on Sunday 25th September 2022. It’s the 17th edition and the route takes you around Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and then on to Schmerikon. It’s 28 km in total and 56.4km if you do it both ways! You can of course do as much or as little of it as you like, by biking, skating, pushing a pram…. whatever you fancy. It’s a once a year opportunity for everyone young and old, to enjoy the beauty of Seestrasse without the usual motorized traffic!
Seestrasse Closed From Meilen on 25th September from 9am – 6pm
The Seestrasse road along the lake from Meilen is shut to cars and all road traffic from 9am till 6pm – so the road is yours from 10am – 5pm! It’s a great day out for all the family. Let’s hope the sun shines!
A FREE Event for Everyone
Participation is FREE – you just need to choose your mode of transport whether you fancy biking, skating, running or walking. So whether you live here or are just visiting, it’s a great day for everyone. It’s mainly flat and there are refreshment booths and snack stops all along the route.
When you get to Rapperswil, the route goes right into the old town market square of Fischmarktplatz where there will be more stalls and refreshments kiosks. You can then continue via the Seedamm underpass and along the railway line following the SlowUp signs to Schmerikon. Please note the route for cyclists and inline skaters splits at the Strandbad Stampf area.
Map courtesy of Slow Up
Stay On The Right – Traffic In Both Directions
Don’t forget to stay on the right hand side as people are travelling in both directions the entire way. Watch out for the SlowUp route signs indicating the route along the way.
Have fun and enjoy this special day! It’s the perfect way to appreciate the beauty of the area all along Lake Zurich.
Zürichsee SlowUp Meilen – Rapperswil – Schmerikon
When: Sunday 25th September 2022
Time: 9am – 5pm
Road Closures: Seestrasse Route Closed From Meilen – Rapperswil / Schmerikon 9 am – 6pm
SlowUp Website: For more information (in English) click here (and choose to English) .
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