Hike from Mittenwald to Brunnsteinhütte lodge


This mountain hike from Mittenwald to the Brunnsteinhütte lodge is a popular tour with vacationing guests, locals and families. The cozy Alpine Club lodge sits at 1.560 meters and offers a lovely view of the opposite facing Wetterstein massif. Thanks to a playground and lots of animals at the Brunnsteinhütte, children are guaranteed not to be bored!

Highlights of the tour

  • Popular excursion and hiking destination at 1,560 meters
  • Playground and lots of animals to pet at the lodge
  • Especially popular with families with children

Tour description

The hike to the Brunnsteinhütte lodge begins on Innsbrucker Straße in Mittenwald, just after the large bridge over the Isar river. After the bridge, hikers turn left onto the trail which leads over the railway crossing and under main road 2, into farmland. Now follow the forest road through wide fields to the "Brunnsteinhütte" junction, where the actual ascent to the lodge begins. First hiking through the alpine forest to the impressive suspension bridge on the Sulzleklamm ravine, hikers will reach the cozy Alpine Club lodge at 1,560 meters after about 2 hours. Bavarian delicacies taste particularly delicious on the sunny terrace, thanks to the use of regional ingredients.

Refreshment stops along the way

  • Brunnsteinhütte lodge (1,560 m)

Trail numbers

  • 200

  • 292

General information about the tour

Alternative routes & other tips
Those who don't want to start from Mittenwald can park their cars at the parking lot off the main road 2, between Mittenwald and the neighboring town of Scharnitz in Tirol, for a fee of €2.00 (voucher can be redeemed at the lodge). The climb to the lodge begins next to the lodge's supplies cableway, above the parking lot.
Parking options

  • "Brunnsteinhütte" parking lot (€2.00 parking fee – voucher)

  • Parking lot P1 at the train station in Mittenwald (free)

  • Parking lot P2 at Dekan-Karl-Platz (fee required)

Best time of year

  • Accessible from May to October (weather-dependent)

In case of emergencies:
In case of emergency, please inform the closest rescue coordination center. You can reach this regardless of your location, and across Germany, at 112.

Alpenwelt Karwendel Mittenwald Krün Wallgau Tourismus GmbH
Alpenwelt Karwendel Mittenwald Krün Wallgau Tourismus GmbH
hubermedia GmbH - eT4
Zuletzt geändert am 08.08.2019 14:10:00

tour data

  • Duration: 02:00 h
  • Distance: 4,6 km
  • Altitude: 647 m
  • Difficulty:Moderate


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