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Hike from Krün through the Buckelwiesen to Mittenwald

Hiking tour

Start: Krün Bärnbichl - Destination: Mittenwald train station car park

Tour dates

  • Duration2:19 h
  • Distance8.3 km
  • Difficultyvery easy
  • Altitude155 m
  • Lowest point886 m
  • Highest point984 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    This popular hike in the Alpine World Karwendel leads from Krün to the Kapelle Maria Rast worth seeing through the unique Buckelwiesen. Hikers always enjoy the unforgettable panoramic view of the steep mountain peaks of the Karwendelgebirge.


    The highlights of the tour

    • Nature experience in the humpback meadows between Krün and Mittenwald
    • Seeable chapel Maria Rast near Krün
    • Panoramic view & Stop for refreshments at the Goas-Alm

    The tour description

    The starting point of this popular hike is the Hochstraße in Krün, accessible via the Bärnbichl bus stop (Hochstraße branch) or the hikers' car park on the Krottenkopfstraße. The first tour destination is the Kapelle Maria Rast,in the middle of the well-known Buckelwiesen. The path is a little steeper in parts, but the fantastic view compensates for the effort. Continue towards the sun, past the Goas-Alm with a fantastic panorama of the Karwendel, Wetterstein and Zugspitzmassiv towards Mittenwald. Past the Schmalensee a narrow hiking trail leads to the Alpengasthof Gröblalm. From there it is not far to the historic centre of Mittenwald.

    Your stops along the way

    • Goas-Alm (closed on Mondays)
    • Alpengasthof Gröblalm
    • Gastronomy in Mittenwald and Krün

    Weg numbers

    • 400
    • 839

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    The best way to get back to the starting point in Krün is to take the guests and hiking buses of Alpenwelt Karwendel, which you can use free of charge with your guest card of the towns of Mittenwald, Krün or Wallgau.

    Public transport

    • Bus stop Bärnbichl or Krün town centre (hiking and guest bus of Alpenwelt Karwendel - Oberbayernbus line 9618 & 9608)


    • Hiking car park on Krottenkopfstraße in Krün (chargeable)

    Best season

    • All year round walkable

    In emergencies:

    In case of emergency, please notify the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.

    The ascent or the 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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