Via Wamberger Höhenrücken to Elmauer Alm
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EckbauerPhoto: GaPa Tourismus GmbH
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The Tourist Information of Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers guided snowshoe hikes on easy routes that are also suitable for beginners. On principle, adolescents and adults having a shoe size of 38 (according to the Continental European System; UK: 5-5.5; US: 6-6.5) or more can participate. For further information and registration, please call: +49 8821 180 736
Track typesShow elevation profile
Rest stopsEckbauer, Berggasthof
Safety informationEnsure to check the up-to-date avalanche warnings. This snowshoeing tour is also perfect for beginners.
Note that you are going on the tour at your own risk. Garmisch-Partenkirchen Tourismus assumes no liability. Observe the local information and route descriptions.
For Alpine emergencies: Phone 112 (Mountain Rescue Service)
Weather forecast for the local mountains of the Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Bergbahnen cable car company: Phone +49 8821 797 979
Tips and hintswww.gapa.de
If you do not yet want to return from Elmauer Alm, you can walk further via Schloss Elmau (Elmau castle) or Schloss Kranzbach (Kranzbach castle) to Klais (5 km). On this tour, you will have great views over the rough Karwendel Mountains and the Mountains of the Wetterstein. (Stamina is required for this tour, it takes about 2 hrs). In Klais, you can go by Deutsche Bahn or board the local bus (RVO) back to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The bus stop is at the station.
Public transportHourly connection to and from München Hbf (Munich central station) and Garmisch-Partenkirchen. In Garmisch-Partenkirchen, board the local bus (routes 1 or 2) at the station. Get off at the Olympia Skistadion.
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 in the direction of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. At the end of the motorway at Eschenlohe, continue on state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. After the tunnel, follow the signs to Partenkirchen/Mittenwald/Innsbruck. Near the end of the town, signs will point you to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
If you are coming from Mittenwald/Innsbruck, follow the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and turn left at the first possibility. Follow the signs to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
Then coming from Reutte/Ehrwald/Tirol/Grainau via the state road B23, drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and turn right onto Gernackerstraße at the second traffic light. Follow the signs to Partenkirchen/Mittenwald/Innsbruck. Near the end of the town, signs will point you to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
ParkingParking is available at the Olympia Skistadion (P13), which is partially paid parking.
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