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Hike from Krün via Aschau to Mittenwald

Hiking tour

Start: Krün village centre - Destination: Mittenwald train station

Tour dates

  • Duration2:50 h
  • Distance10.7 km
  • Difficultyeasy
  • Altitude142 m
  • Lowest point862 m
  • Highest point984 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    Explore the numerous active stations and displays with your whole family on the hike viaAschau to Mittenwald . On the easy hike you can enjoy the glorious mountain views and landscapes that the Alpenwelt Karwendel has to offer you.


    The highlights of the tour

    • Enjoying the unique landscape of Alpenwelt Karwendel
    • natural reservoir with swans and other water birds
    • Walk through a bird sanctuary

    The tour description

    From the town centre of Krün, accessible via the bus stop of the same name, turn into Schöttlkarspitzstraße and walk past the town hall, further down the hill towards the Isar (if you arrive by car, there is a hikers' car park "Im Gries"). Then follow the path over the Isar bridge to the right through the sparse forest (bird sanctuary) towards the Isarstausee. Here you can enjoy the gorgeous view of the Karwendelgebirge,while numerous activity stations and displays encourage children to play and explore . When you reach the clearing, keep left and follow the signs to Mittenwald into the forest again. At the level of the Seinsbach , keep to the right and follow the signs toAschauer Alm (not managed)until you reach the Aschauer Kapelle after an ascent. Here you can take a shortrest. The route then first goes downhill and then straight through the forest until you reach Mittenwald.

    Your stops along the way

    • Isarhorner Alm (closed on Mondays)
    • Gastronomy in Mittenwald and Krün

    Trail numbers

    • 300
    • 200

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    Due to the activity stations and display boards especially suitable for families with children.

    Public transport

    • Bus stop Ortsmitte Krün (hiking and guest bus of Alpenwelt Karwendel - Oberbayernbus line 9608 & 9618)


    • Hiking car park "Im Gries" in Krün (chargeable)

    Best season

    • From May to October walkable (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 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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