This hike starts at the Bäch railway station, going in the Richterswil direction. Before the underpass one must turn right to the Richterswil lake path (1st lake). Continue past the Schönenwerd island and the beach to the Richterswil railway station. Through the underpass and then left along the warehouse to the first fork to the right. Then cross the ring road and take the Gartenstrasse to the traffic circle at Wachthausplatz. Between Zugerstrasse and Schwyzerstrasse there is a footpath running south up the hill; follow this to the first cross street. Then turn right and follow the side street to the sign «Fussweg Mülitobel». And now through the romantic Mülibachtobel to the Sternen pond (2nd lake). Go around the pond on its east and south sides (dam) and hike on the Samstagern road to the underpass under the Südostbahn railway. Immediately after the underpass turn left and then after approx. 100 m left again on the new path. At the next junction turn right, and go south to the Jtlimoos pond (3rd lake). Before reaching the pond turn right to the Neumühle and then on to the Hüttner pond (4th lake). Proceed along the pond to the west. Short climb via Laubegg to the Sägel. Cross the Hütten-Schönenberg road and walk along toward Hütten for 75 m. Turn right after the first farmhouse in the Gschwänd direction to the Tüfenbach pond (5th lake).
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