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Cross-country skiing on the Sonnenloipe trail near Wallgau

Cross-country skiing trail:Round tour

classic and skating

Start: Krün, Wanderparkplatz (Krottenkopfstraße) - Destination: Krün, Wanderparkplatz (Krottenkopfstraße)

The moderately difficult Sonnenloipe ski trail near Krün leads cross-country skiers, skating or classic, by the Maximilianshof lodge toward Wallgau and through the reedy landscape of the picturesque Barmsee lake in Krün.

Tour dates

  • Duration0:41 h
  • Distance4.9 km
  • Difficultymedium
  • Altitude28 m
  • Lowest point868 m
  • Highest point896 m

Tour highlights

    • One of the most interesting ski trails in the region
    • En route through the reedy landscape of Barmsee lake
    • Panoramic view of the Karwendel and Zugspitze massif

Tour description

The starting point is the parking lot on Finzbachstraße in Krün. From here, the route leads along the night-time trail, until crossing a tarred road. The trail keeps to the right through the meadows toward Wallgau. At the entrance of town at Wallgau, keep to the left and ski through the meadows toward Barmsee lake. After reaching the reedy shore, the trail continues to the left along Barmsee lake, all the while with a view of the Karwendel and Wetterstein mountains. At the junction, ski to the left through a small woodland and then continue through the meadows past Maximilianshof lodge (refreshment opportunity with sun terrace) back to the starting Point.

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