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Niedernsill: Große (Hohe) Arche über Grünalm

Mountain Hike · Holiday Region Hohe Tauern National Park
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  • Große (Hohe) Arche
    Große (Hohe) Arche
    Photo: Tourismusverband Piesendorf Niedernsill, Piesendorf Niedernsill
m 3000 2500 2000 1500 1000 500 18 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Große Arche Jausenstation Burgeck
The demanding and challenging summit of the Große (Hohe) Arche in the Glockner Group can be climbed starting from Piesendorf and Niedernsill. 
difficult
Distance 19.1 km
10:45 h
1,763 m
1,763 m
2,453 m
768 m
This route leads from Niedernsill over the Grünalm and offers numerous botanical and faunistic highlights. The really strenuous and demanding ascent is rewarded at the top with a magnificent panoramic view of the surrounding peaks.
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Tourismusverband Piesendorf Niedernsill 
Update: August 11, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Große Arche, 2,453 m
Lowest point
Niedernsill, 768 m
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Rest stops

Pension Jausenstation Burgeck

Safety information

ATTENTION! Surefootedness and head for heights required!

Dear nature lovers!
We hope that the snacks and drinks you take with you on your hike will give you the strength to carry back the packaging material and empty cans and bottles.

We kindly ask you to observe the Fair Play & Rules of Conduct!

Fairness and mutual consideration form the basis for a common together and the protection of the various interests in the natural region!

Tips and hints

piesendorf-niedernsill.at/en/

Start

Hiking info point Niedernsill (767 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.282253, 12.648150
DMS
47°16'56.1"N 12°38'53.3"E
UTM
33T 322146 5239213
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Destination

Hiking info point Niedernsill

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting form the hiking info point, follow the course of the Dorfstraße, path no. 1 and Schattbergstraße to the Burgeck snack station. Hike further on trail no. 7 to the Grünalm. Now the demanding part of the tour begins. Follow the hiking trail through the Grünalmkar, below the summit of the Mittagskogel to the fork in the trail. Keep to the right and climb along the ridge to the summit. The descent to the starting point is via the ascent route.  

ATTENTION! Surefootedness and head for heights required!

Note


all notes on protected areas

Parking

Sufficient parking available in the centre of the village.

Coordinates

DD
47.282253, 12.648150
DMS
47°16'56.1"N 12°38'53.3"E
UTM
33T 322146 5239213
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Hiking Map & Hiking Guide Piesendorf Niedernsill

Hiking Map Freytag & Berndt no. 382

"Piesendorf Niedernsill erleben" App - free to download in the Android and iOS Store.

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Equipment

Ankle-high hiking boots, drinks & snacks, backpack, warm/windproof clothes, rain protection, lifesaving foil, dressing material & mobile phone

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
19.1 km
Duration
10:45 h
Ascent
1,763 m
Descent
1,763 m
Highest point
2,453 m
Lowest point
768 m
Out and back Scenic Refreshment stops available Botanical highlights Flora and fauna Summit route Ridge traverse

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