Winter hike around the Isar reservoir near Krün


This idyllic winter hike leads around the lovely Isar reservoir near Krün. The easy yet still interesting hike is ideal for families with children. A highlight are the numerous stations for playing and discovering...

Highlights of the tour

  • Enjoy the wintry landscape of the Alpenwelt Karwendel region
  • Natural reservoir with swans and various waterfowl
  • Numerous activity stations which encourage play and learning

Tour description

From the hiking parking lot in Grieß, in Krün, follow the trail over the Isar bridge, to the right through the sparse woodland toward the Isar reservoir. With a marvelous view of the Karwendel mountains, you will pass numerous activity stations and info panels which encourage children to play and learn. Upon reaching the clearing, a wooden float invites you to take a rest, before following the trail along the reservoir, where you can see swans and waterfowl. After a short climb (approx. 20 meters), keep to the right at the entrance to town, along the Isar river back to the starting point. This route is stroller-compatible.

Refreshment stops along the way

  • Restaurants and cafes in Krün

Trail numbers

  • 300
  • 302
  • 310

General information about the tour

Alternative routes & other tips
For those who haven't had enough winter hiking in the Alpenwelt Karwendel region after the loop around the Isar reservoir, the hiking trail 300 offers the possibility for hiking further along the romantic Isar river toward Auhütte.
Parking options
  • Parking lot in Grieß, in Krün (free with parking permit)
Best time of year
  • December to March (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
Zuletzt geändert am 12.08.2019 11:11:00

tour data

  • Duration: 02:00 h
  • Distance: 4,5 km
  • Altitude: 30 m
  • Difficulty:Very easy


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