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Amden
Amden on the Lake Walen
Amden on the Lake Walen
Coat of arms of Amden
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton St. Gallen
District See-Gaster
Area
 • Total 43.02 km2 (16.61 sq mi)
Elevation
999 m (3,278 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 1,773
 • Density 41.213/km2 (106.74/sq mi)
Postal code
8873
Localities Arvenbüel, Brügg, Fli, Hinterbetlis, Vorderbetlis
Surrounded by Alt St. Johann, Ebnat-Kappel, Filzbach (GL), Mühlehorn (GL), Nesslau-Krummenau, Obstalden (GL), Quarten, Schänis, Stein, Weesen

Amden is a municipality in See-Gaster, in the canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland.

Geography

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Seerenbach waterfalls

Amden has an area of 43 km2 (17 sq mi). It is on a terrace above the north shore of the Lake Walen. The Seerenbach Falls is the highest waterfall in Switzerland, located in Amden.

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