Stosswihr is a town of medium mountains of the upper part of the Fecht Valley, located 22 km from Colmar and 25 km from Gerardmer and La Bresse.
Extensive common with communal ban of 2600 ha, altitude ranges from about 400 to 1350 m.
No industry, but a highly developed agriculture and a perennial crafts.
Stosswihr has the largest cattle herd in the shared of the Munster Valley.
Farmers are dedicated to making cheese of Munster.