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St. Peter - Kaiserin-Elisabeth-Warte

Hiking Routes · Mostviertel
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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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m 900 800 700 600 500 400 300 10 8 6 4 2 km Kaiserin Elisabeth-Warte

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
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.

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
750 m
Lowest point
354 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Equipment

comfortable shoes

Tips, hints and links

www.stpeterau.at, www.plattenwirt.com    

Start

St. Peter (354 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
48.045088, 14.621025
UTM
33U 471754 5321381

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


all notes on protected areas

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.
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Difficulty
easy
Distance
10.3 km
Duration
2:30h
Ascent
554 m
Descent
332 m
In and out Scenic Refreshment stops available

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