Alpine Club Vienna: Hiking in Austria

Spring awakening hike: Weissenbach - Furth a.d. Triesting - Gaisruck - (Kieneck) - Thal on 05 March 2022

organized by Katharina Wallner  contact organizer

Title :
Spring awakening hike: Weissenbach - Furth a.d. Triesting - Gaisruck - (Kieneck) - Thal
Date :
Sat 05.03.2022
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Katharina Wallner
Description :

Public transport hike..details will be sent to all registered participants prior to the hike!


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 :
K2, 4-7 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
5 - 6 hrs or 7-8 hrs, depending on route; 700 - 800m in total
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
hiking gear, sturdy, ankle-high boots, rain gear, water & food supplies
Transport Details :

Public transport only possible (departure point and end point of the walk are different!).

We will start from Weißenbach train station and walk to Furth an der Triesting, and up from there to Gaisruck (ca. 1000m). In case of good weather condition we will continue to Kieneck; if the weather is less favourable, we will cut the hike short and descend from Gaisruck. The longer route amounts to about 7hrs walking time, the shorter one to about 5 - 6 hrs. Both options end at Thal, from where we will take the bus to Pernitz, and then  the train back to Vienna

Please only enrol if you are also happy to do the longer route!


Max participants :
Registration until :
Map :
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