Fascinating insights and views of an occasionally harsh landscape that always conveys a sense of security can be found behind every bend and every mountaintop. Gloggnitz Castle is a highlight at the end of this route.
Safety informationYour hiking experience in the Vienna Alps should be a thoroughly enjoyable and safe one. Therefore, please bear the following in mind:
When choosing a route, make sure it corresponds to your mountain experience and physical fitness level. Check the weather forecast before you set off. The weather can change surprisingly quickly in the mountains. Always take appropriate equipment with you (e.g. rain protection).
Check whether the cabins and snack stations you intend to visit along the way are open. Inform someone before you set off of your chosen route and when you plan to return.
Tips, hints and linksYou may like to hike the adjoining routes:
Viennese Alps in Lower Austria, www.wieneralpen.at, +43 / 2622 / 78960
Semmering tourist office, www.semmering.at, +43 / 2664 / 20025