Alpine Club Vienna: Hiking in Austria

Schneealpe hike on 06 June 2020

organized by Ivan Trpkov  contact organizer

Title :
Schneealpe hike
Date :
Sat 06.06.2020
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Ivan Trpkov
Description :

Circular hike across the Schneealpe, with an ascent to the highest peak on the mountain - Windberg (1.903 m). Ascent is via Karlgraben from Schlapfen :)  After reaching the highest point, which offers great views of the Vienna Basin, Dachstein and Triglav we go straight down via Kutatschhütte to the Kohlebnerstand, and then further to Mürzzuschlag.

The event can be postponed or canceled in case of bad weather.

Important: The route is demanding, but rewarding, so all participants must be enough fit and physically prepared for a long hike with a duration of approximately 8 hours, and an altitude difference on the ascent of 1200m.

The hike must be well below your personal physical limit, and we must strictly follow the rules as announced on the website:

Technical requirements :
T2, Rough areas, broken rocks and boulder fields are not a problem for me. I am sure-footed and free of dizziness
Physical requirements :
K3, 7-10 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
8h, 1200m
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
Sturdy boots, usual clothing, trekking poles, sunglasses, enough water, snacks
Transport Details :

With public transport or car.

Public transport details>

Vienna - Neuberg an der Mürz
RJ 553 06:58 from Wien Hauptbahnhof + Bus 195 - arrival time in Neuberg an der Mürz is 08:58

Mürzzuschlag - Vienna: There are trains back on each hour.

Max participants :
Registration until :
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