Mountain tour to Schöttlkarspitze near Krün


Thanks to unique panoramic views, the mountain hike from Krün to the 2,050 meter-high Schöttlkarspitze is easily one of the most beautiful summit hikes the Alpenwelt Karwendel has to offer for experienced mountain climbers. Enjoy alpine diversity at over 2,000 meters...

Highlights of the tour

  • Dreamlike vista of the Alpenwelt Karwendel region
  • Diverse mountain hike with additional hiking options
  • Vantage points on the Schwarzkopf, Seinskopf and the Schöttlkarspitze

Tour description

The starting point of this challenging, partially high-alpine mountain hike is at the hiking parking lot at the Isar bridge in Gries in Krün. Beyond the Isar bridge, take a quick right and then left onto a climb to the Schwarzkopf vantage point; climbing continually, first proceed through the forest and, later, through the mountain pines up to the Seinskopf, where you will find a splendid view of Krün. Then climb down to the other side in the high-alpine landscape, along the south side of the Feldernkreuz to the left. From there, make a short ascent and keep to the left toward the Schöttlkarspitze. The climb (approx. 5 hrs.) will take you by the Soiernhaus lodge (refreshment stop), the Lakaiensteig (surefootedness and a head for heights required) or Hundstall (easier version) to the Fischbachalm alpine hut (operated part-time) and then back to the hiking parking lot.

Refreshment stops along the way

  • Soiernhaus (mid-May to mid-October, depending on weather)
  • Fischbachalm alpine hut (operated part-time, mid-July to mid-September)

Trail numbers

  • 355
  • 357

General information about the tour

Alternative routes & other tips
The Soiernhaus and the Schöttlkarspitze can also be reached from Krün via the Fischbachalm alpine hut and further via the "Hundstallweg" or the rather more challenging "Lakeinensteig."
Parking options
  • Hiking parking lot at the Isar bridge in Krün (free with parking permit)
Best time of year
  • Accessible from June 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
Zuletzt geändert am 16.09.2019 07:32:00

tour data

  • Duration: 05:00 h
  • Distance: 7,0 km
  • Altitude: 1175 m
  • Difficulty:Difficult


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