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Unusual way on Gamseck on 17 May 2020

organized by Mateusz Żółtak  contact organizer

Title :
Unusual way on Gamseck
Date :
Sun 17.05.2020
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Mateusz Żółtak
Description :

Technically easy but long hike in Rax.

The aim was to walk as many trails I've never walked before in Rax as possible. It ended up with this route . Despite few spots It should provide quite well social distancing :)

It can be easily extended to Heukuppe if someone has never been on the highest peak of Rax (or finds it attractive).

Technical requirements :
T1, I can move myself surefootedly on trails and narrow foot-paths
Physical requirements :
K3, 7-10 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
around 7 hours, 1350 m
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
mountain boots and rain jacket
Transport Details :

Probably by car but if you prefer public transport, there is a bus line 1746 going every 2 hours from Payerbach train station (4.7 eur one way, 30 minutes) and regional trains from Wien Hbf to Payerbach run every hour (18 eur one way, 1h10m to 1h40m).

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