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Circular hiking trail to the Gleirschhöhe

Circular hiking trail to the Gleirschhöhe


Starting point: Scharnitz information centre (parking Länd P2)
Finishing point: Scharnitz information centre (parking Länd P2)
Ascent212 m
Highest point1,074 m
Route distance8.6 km
Walking time / total02:45 hh:mm
Walking time / ascent01:30 hh:mm
Level of difficultymedium

Elevation profile


Route: Scharnitz information centre – Isarsteig – Nederweg path – Gleirschhöhe – Scharnitz information centre

Parking and public transport:
P2 "Karwendelparkplatz Länd".
By train to Scharnitz train station (10 minutes walk to the starting point).
You can find all connections in real time with the Mobility-App "wegfinder".

Starting at the information centre, at the car parking Länd (P2) you go along the Hinterautalstraße towards Isarlodge Wiesenhof. Before the Gaugg quarry turn right over the Isar bridge to join the Nederweg path. Follow this path past the hut Scharnitzer Alm to the entrance to the Gleirschklamm gorge. Opposite the entrance there is a turnoff to your left where a well-marked track leads you to Gleirschhöhe. Keep heading out of the valley on the forest track, past Isarlodge Wiesenhof and back to Scharnitz.

Alpine emergency call:
Call: 140


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