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Cross-country skiing on the Genussloipe trail near Krün

Cross-country skiing trail:Round tour

classic and skating

Start: Hiking car park Krün Krottenkopfstraße - Destination: Hiking car park Krün Krottenkopfstraße

Tour dates

  • Duration1:20 h
  • Distance7.0 km
  • Difficultymedium
  • Altitude43 m
  • Lowest point869 m
  • Highest point914 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    Cross-country skiing - classic and skating - on the sunny enjoyment trail across the meadows between Krün and Wallgau with a dreamlike mountain panorama. This easy to moderately difficult trail is suitable for everyone.


    The highlights of the tour

    • along the reed landscape with a unique view of the frozen Barmsee lake and Karwendel mountains in the background
    • dreamy mountain panorama of the surrounding mountain ranges
    • Enjoyment of untouched nature with a view of the Zugspitze

    The tour description

    When cross-country skiing on the Enjoyment Trail -.whether skating or classic - the route leads slightly downhill across the meadows in the direction of Wallgau (running direction counterclockwise). From here, follow the left-hand bend towards Barmsee, towards the sun and the magnificent panorama of Alpenwelt Karwendel over the open winter landscape. After the Bannwald (forest edge), the trail runs through the reed landscape along the Barmsee lake. Now the trail turns left at the junction, passes through a short section of forest and continues across the meadows past the Maximilianshof (closed), back to the starting point. This trail is suitable for beginners and also experienced cross-country skiers. The tour can also be continued for approx. 13 km to Gerold can be extended.

    Your stops en route

    • Gastronomy in Krün and Wallgau

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    The entry into the Genussloipe can alternatively also be made at the Haus des Gastes in Wallgau as well as at the hiking car park "Finzbrücke" . The trail entrances can also be reached with the freeguest and ski buses of Alpenwelt Karwendel.

    Public transport

    • Ski and guest bus of Alpenwelt Karwendel - Oberbayernbus line 9608 & 9618



    • Parking at the "Krottenkopfstraße" in Krün (chargeable)
    • Parking "Bärnbichl" and "Barmsee" (chargeable)
    • Parking "Kranzbachbrücke" (chargeable)
    • Parking "Finzbrücke" village entrance "Finzbrücke" Ortseingang Süd in Wallgau (chargeable)
    • Parking "Haus des Gastes" in Wallgau (chargeable)

    Best season

    • December to March (weather dependent)

    In emergencies:
    In case of emergency, please contact the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.
    The ascent or driving of all described tours of the Alpenwelt Karwendel is at your own risk. The topicality and completeness of the contents cannot be guaranteed.

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