On the Tracks of the Elm Landslide

Glarner Schiefer

The theatre piece "Die Steinflut" with Cornelia Montani, based on the novel by Franz Hohler and directed by Klaus Henner Russius, is the starting point for a number of events commemorating the anniversary of the Elm landslide. The Elm landslide (11 September 1881), the fascinating slate and the unique mountainous and cultural landscape of Glarnerland (UNESCO - World Natural Heritage Site Tectonic Arena Sardona) will take centre stage on a long weekend and become an unforgettable experience.
An event by Ursula Pfister - Auf Kulturspur - in partnership with the Elm holiday region.

Friday, 7 September 2012 - introduction to the Engi slate mine, communal evening meal, concert with Trio Bann in Elm church

Saturday, 8 September 2012 - on the tracks of the Elm landslide, picnic prepared by country women with alpinavera products, tour of Schiefertafelmuseum

Sunday, 9 September 2012 - visit to Elm village, guided geology walk


Full weekend programme

2 overnight stays in hotel with breakfast in Elm, incl. local transport CHF 550.00

Without overnight stay CHF 320.00

Friday/Saturday programme

1 overnight stay in hotel with breakfast in Elm CHF 390.00

Saturday programme only          CHF 140.00

Sunday programme only         CHF 55.00

Prices subject to change.
These prices are per person in a double room.
Meals do not include drinks.


+41 55 610 21 25 or info@glarnerland.ch