Alpine Club Vienna: Hiking in Austria

Würflach to Ternitz on 10 June 2018

organized by Bob Williams  contact organizer

Title :
Würflach to Ternitz
Date :
Sun 10.06.2018
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Bob Williams
Description :

A  full day hike: Johannesbach Klamm, Greith, Schrattenstein, Neunkirchner Haus, Flatzer Wand, Ternitz. Open to non-members.

Terrain consists of trails and forest roads over rolling hills.
A to B hike, approx 20k, short cuts not possible.
Bring a packed lunch since we would reach the hut in the afternoon.

Train from Vienna to Willendorf. Short walk to Würflach (base of Klamm).
Up the Johannesbach Klamm as far as Greith. (We descended it on the Glühwein Hike last November).
At Greith take the trail up the hill to the left.
Snack/lunch  at a suitable location in the Schrattenstein/Larchbaumkreuz area.
(Unfortunately, the Schrattenstein Ruine is now a complete ruin and public access is
not possible.)

Thereafter, a series of forest trails to the Neunkirchner Haus, where afternoon refreshments would be possible (depending on our arrival time), and then an easy 2 hour descent to Ternitz.

If weather is favorable and time allows, perhaps a quick ice cream in Ternitz prior to departure on the train.

Technical requirements :
T1, I can move myself surefootedly on trails and narrow foot-paths
Physical requirements :
K2, 4-7 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
Hike of approx. 20 KMs, Approximately 6-7 hours + travel time
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
Rain jacket, hiking boots, head lamp, lunch and water (Limited opportunity to refill water bottles)
Transport Details :

Train to Willendorf via Wiener Neustadt. Return to Wien from Ternitz.

Meet at Hauptbahnhof at: 7:45

Wien HBF to Wiener Neustadt
EC 151 (Direction: Ljubljana)

Wiener Neustadt to Willendorf am Steinfeld
R6409 (Direction: Puchberg am Schneeberg)

Trains to Vienna depart Ternitz at 11 minutes past the hour.


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