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St. Peter - Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte

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  • Aussicht von der Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte
    / Aussicht von der Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte
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  • / Seit 2017 kann die Warte auch von Kletterern genutzt werden.
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  • / Klettern auf der Kaiserin Elisabethwarte
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  • / Blick ins Alpenvorland
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  • / Auf Wandertour zur Elisabethwarte
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This trail leads from St. Peter / Au to Kürnberg to the Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte. Over hill and Dale, you can admire the hilly landscape of the cider area. Arrived at the panorama point, it offers a beautiful view of the Mostviertel.  
easy
Distance 10.3 km
2:30 h
554 m
332 m
Through the Burgholz (forest) the trail goes to the Haus (house) Thonner and from there to the Stocker Kogl. Enjoy the wide view of the diverse country, as then you are well prepared, as after some time the ascent to the Haus (house) Magerer begins. Soon you are the at Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte (observatorium) on the Plattenberg. The key to the Warte (observatorium) is available outside of opening hours in the Inn Oberaigner, situated right next to the Warte.

Author’s recommendation

After the tour you can strengthen yourself in the Inn Oberaigner, with a beautiful view over the Mostviertel. This approach is especially recommended in the Mostbirnblüte (cider pear blooming) in mid/end April.
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Update: January 24, 2018
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
750 m
Lowest point
354 m
Best time of year
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Tips and hints

www.stpeterau.at, www.plattenwirt.com    

Start

St. Peter (354 m)
Coordinates:
DD
48.045088, 14.621025
DMS
48°02'42.3"N 14°37'15.7"E
UTM
33U 471754 5321381
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Turn-by-turn directions

Through the Burgholz (forest) the trail goes to the Haus (house) Thonner and from there to the Stocker Kogl. Enjoy the wide view in the diverse country, then you are well prepared, as after some time the ascent to the Haus (house) Magerer begins. Soon you are the Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte on the Plattenberg. The key to the Warte is available outside of opening hours in the Inn Oberaigner, situated right next to the Warte.

Note


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Public transport

Directly on the Westbahn (train), Bahnhof (train station) „St.Peter - Seitenstetten“, Stop for fast trains from Vienna and Linz. From the train station take bus connection to the village center.  

Getting there

A1 coming from Linz: exot Haag, B42 direction Stadt Haag, after the roundabout turn left to Tierpark, B 42 bis B122, B122 turn left after St. Peter/Au.

A1 coming from Vienna: exit Oed, follow signs to St. Peter/Au.

 

Parking

There are different Parking lots in the village. Please follow the signs.

Coordinates

DD
48.045088, 14.621025
DMS
48°02'42.3"N 14°37'15.7"E
UTM
33U 471754 5321381
w3w 
///devolves.trampling.flouted
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

comfortable shoes

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.
Difficulty
easy
Distance
10.3 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
554 m
Descent
332 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available

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