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Winter hike from Krün to Wallgau

Hiking tour:Round tour

Start: Krün local centre - Destination: Krün local centre

Tour dates

  • Duration1:04 h
  • Distance4.3 km
  • Difficultyvery easy
  • Altitude13 m
  • Lowest point866 m
  • Highest point890 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    As easy as the tour from Krün to Wallgau seems, it is also beautiful. Here you can recharge your batteries on a sunny winter day. The approximately one-hour tour connects the two towns of Krün and Wallgau and shows the vastness of the region in the midst of mighty mountain massifs.

    The highlights of the tour

    • Mountain panorama as far as the eye can see
    • Very well cleared winter hiking trails

    The tour description

    We start at our starting point in the centre of Krün. Accessible via the bus stop of the same name or if arriving by car from the hikers' car park on Krottenkopfstraße. From here, follow the signs to Tourist Information Krün and turn left behind it in front of the canal, then always straight ahead until a bridge leads over the Isar canal. Now follow the path right of the canal to Wallgau. Once there, cross the B11 to get onto hiking trail number 417. At the next opportunity, turn left over the Finzbrücke bridge into Otenwangerweg and after 600 m you will pass the Kramerhof. Continue along the road and after another 400 m turn left into Krottenkopfstrasse. The road leads back to the starting point in Krün.

    Your stops along the way

    • Café Kranzbach
    • Gasthof Post
    • Block's Pizza
    • Steirer Stubn
    • Haus des Gastes in. Wallgau

    Route numbers

    • 310
    • 417
    • 400

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    The route can be extended individually. If you wish, you can hike on to the Barmsee lake or even around the Barmsee lake and back to the centre of Krün via the Bärnbichl district.
    Public transport

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


    • Hiking car park "Krottenkopfstrasse" in Krün

    Best season

    • all year

    In emergencies:
    In an emergency, please contact the nearest rescue coordination 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 content cannot be guaranteed.

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