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FalkenschluchtPhoto: weinfranz.at, Mostviertel
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Tips and hintsGemiendeamt Türnitz
3184 Türnitz, Markt 28
Tel. +43 (0) 2769/82 04
Fax +43 (0) 2769/82 04 4
1. Parking lot Eisernes Tor, on foot or by bicycle to the Falkenschlucht (canyon), through the gorge with a visit to the Nixhöhle (cave), on the forest road back to the Gorge's and on the same route back to the starting point, walking time approx. 2 1/2 hours, by bicycle about 1 1/2 hours. This track is an easy hike and is ideal for the whole family. This route can be also done from the car park in Türnitz.
2. Parking lot Türnitz, Schildbachrotte, Weidenau, through the Falkenschlucht (canyon) on the forest road back to in front of the hunting lodge Innereben, at the crossroads, uphill on the selected path through the Dachsental (valley), Tirolerkogel with Annaberger House (accommodation), continue onto the Eibl (refreshments at the Teichhütte (cabin) of the Family Tröstl or on the "Wichtlalm" (cabin) of the family Schacherl, descent to Türnitz) walking time approximately 8 to 10 hours.
3. Parking lot Türnitz, Schildbachrotte, Weidenau, through the Falkenschlucht (canyon), on the Weitwanderweg 06 continue via the Ulreichsberg to Mariazell, with the Postbus (bus) back to Türnitz. Walking time approx. 6 h
By roadComing from direction St. Pölten, drive past the parking lot on the B 20 in the city of Türnitz, after about 500 m, turn left direction Weidenau-Falkenschlucht. The valley becomes thinner about 5.5km from the parkinglot in Türnitz. This closing is called the Iron Gate. Shortly after is a parking lot where the drive ends.
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