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Winter hike to the Maxhütte alpine hut near Wallgau

Wanderung: Round tour

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Thanks to its sunny location above Wallgau, on the southern slope of the Fahrenberg mountain, and the far-reaching views it provides into the valley plain and of the Wetterstein and Karwendel mountain ranges, the Maxhütte alpine hut is a popular excursion and refreshment destination, even in winter.

Tour dates

  • Duration0:25 h
  • Distance0.8 km
  • Difficultyleicht
  • Altitude96
  • Lowest point898 m
  • Highest point995 m

Tour highlights

    • Sunny location on the southern slope of the Fahrenberg
    • Wide-reaching view of the valley plain and the Wetterstein and Karwendel mountain ranges
    • Popular excursion destination with opportunity to stop in for refreshments

Tourenbeschreibung

Your winter hike to the Maxhütte alpine hut begins in Wallgau on Risserstraße , the road to Vorderriß. From there, turn left to the trail marked with the number 314 and follow it to the Maxhütte alpine hut. It continues a short distance back, and then to the right on trail 317 to B11 and on the other side of the road back to Wallgau. Another option for reaching the Maxhütte alpine hut is via the Magdalena Neuner Panorama Trail, a tour which affords you a gorgeous view of the beautiful valley before you even reach the Maxhütte.

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