Wolfenschiessen

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Wolfenschiessen
Coat of arms of Wolfenschiessen
Coat of arms
Wolfenschiessen is located in Switzerland
Wolfenschiessen
Coordinates: 46°54′N 8°23′E / 46.9°N 8.383°E / 46.9; 8.383Coordinates: 46°54′N 8°23′E / 46.9°N 8.383°E / 46.9; 8.383
Country Switzerland
Canton Nidwalden
District n.a.
Area[1]
 • Total 92.77 km2 (35.82 sq mi)
Elevation 510 m (1,670 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 2,148
 • Density 23.154/km2 (59.969/sq mi)
Postal code 6386
SFOS number 1511
Surrounded by Beckenried, Dallenwil, Engelberg (OW), Innertkirchen (BE), Isenthal (UR), Kerns (OW), Oberdorf
Website www.wolfenschiessen.ch
SFSO statistics

Wolfenschiessen is a municipality of the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.

The main sights of Wolfenschiessen are: the parish church St. Maria, the chapel St. Joder in Altzellen, the mansions Hechhuis, and the Grossitz mansion.

Wolfenschiessen

Other Websites[change | change source]


  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016