Hike from Mittenwald to Wildensee lake


This popular hike to Wildensee lake near Mittenwald leads through the hiking region on the Kranzberg. Not only hikers will get their money's worth here, but the tour is also quite popular with families. Thanks to a large children's playground and a real float on Wildensee lake, there is no chance for boredom here.

Highlights of the tour

  • Playground & float on Wildensee lake
  • Traversable with strollers
  • Interesting hike with a place to stop and eat

Tour description

This scenic, very attractive hike leads you through green alpine meadows and vibrant mountain forests to the Wildensee alpine tavern, at 1,136 meters. The starting point of this hike is the parking lot at the base station of the Luttensee lifts. A short distance on the road soon takes you to the hiking trail, which leads you to the crystalline Wildensee lake in about 1.5 hours. The Wildensee tavern, rich in tradition, sits directly above the mountain lake. With a dreamlike sun terrace and an excellent home-style kitchen, the alpine tavern is an inviting place to dwell. From here, you can also enjoy the marvelous mountain panorama, which extends from the Wetterstein to the Karwendel to the Ester ranges. The Witting family looks forward to your visit to the Wildensee tavern.

Refreshment stops along the way

  • "Luttenseehof" tavern
  • "Wildensee" alpine tavern
  • Restaurants in Mittenwald

General information about the tour

Alternative routes & other tips
Those who are also looking for a summit experience can continue to hike on from the Wildensee alpine tavern toward the Kranzberg. Hiking trail 809 first leads through the mountain forest, then later through expansive alpine meadows to the summit of Hoher Kranzberg at 1,391 meters.
Parking options
  • Parking lot at Luttensee (fee required)
Best time of year
  • Accessible year-round
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 13:57:00

tour data

  • Duration: 01:30 h
  • Distance: 3,5 km
  • Altitude: 186 m
  • Difficulty:Easy


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