Dull-15° / -2° CDetails & further outlook
The new Karwendel Höhenweg trail takes you through the southern section of the Karwendel mountain range. What makes this tour unique is the frequent back-and-forth between the solitude of the Karwendel wilderness and the hustle and bustle of the Inntal valley. Starting from the Seefeld plateau, you head through forests and Alpine pastureson your way to the high mountains in which chamois sightings are all but guaranteed. Observant mountaineers will also have the opportunity to discover a great many other creatures that live at these high altitudes. Visitors spend the nights in hand-picked mountain huts belonging to the Austrian Alpine Association that provide exceptional service and are well worth an extended stay. The Karwendel Höhenweg trail is not suitable for Alpine beginners or children, but is intended for experienced mountaineers who are surefooted, have a good head for heights and are in ideal physical condition to take on the various stages.
Six days of hut-to-hut walking in the Karwendel mountains offer unique vistas of the impressive peaks, experiences of real mountain hut atmosphere and the chance to taste the best Tyrolean delicacies. The article from zeit.los magazine allows you to discover what makes the new long-distance trail so “wonderfully walkable”:Further information