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ALL THIS IN 4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS

□ Breathtaking mountain sceneries: discover a well preserved wildlife & flora and learn about mountain environment
□ Discover the charm of the Austrian mountain culture. Lodging in mountain huts
□ Great opportunity to meet local and foreign hiking enthusiasts. Manageable backpacks!

PROGRAMM

Day 1: meetup in Gößl am Grundlsee (720 m) - Pühringerhütte (1420 m)
Walking time: 3:00 hours
Distance: 9 km
Elevation gain/loss: +1020 m / -100 m
Optional: ascent to Elm, 2128 m (additional walking time: 3:00 hours)
 
Day 2: Pühringerhütte (1420 m) - Albert Appel Haus (1640 m)
Walking time: 3:00 hours
Distance: 14 km
Elevation gain/loss: +280 m / -280 m
Optional: ascent to Gr. Woising, 2064 m (additional walking time: 3:00 hours)

Day 3: Albert Appel Haus (1640 m) - Ebenseer Hochkogelhaus (1558 m)
Walking time: 4:00 hours
Distance: 14 km
Elevation gain/loss: +755 m / -500 m

Day 4: Ebenseer Hochkogelhaus (1558 m) - Altaussee (720 m) - public bus to Gößl am Grundlsee
Walking time: 6:00 hours
Distance: 19 km
Elevation gain/loss: +755 m / -1795 m


Changes to the itinerary are at the discretion of the guide. These changes may be made due to weather conditions, conditions on the mountains, changes in accommodation, or fitness of the group.


DETAILS

Physical requirements: suites those that are physically active. Demanding some effort and good endurance. Good balance, sure footing, and concentration required.

Lodging: dormitory or 2-6 beds room in traditional alpine huts.

Food: breakfasts and dinners (typical austrian cuisine - vegetarian option usually available) in the huts. Food in the huts is nourishing and plentiful. However, bring along your own pack lunch and your favorite snack foods and energy bars.

Meeting & arriving location: Gößl am Grundlsee

Guide: Certified hiking & trekking guide

Are dogs permitted? No

 

What’s included:
• English speaking, experienced & knowledgeable guide
• Walking poles

 

Price does not include: 
• Food, drinks, overnight stays in mountain huts (dormitory): add about 190€/person for 3 nights and 4 days. Discounts granted for members of European Alpine Clubs.
• Public bus Altaussee-Gößl am Grundlsee: 10€/person
Mountain rescue insurance
• Additional charges incurred as a result of delays or due to itinerary changes beyond our control

 

Registration cut off: 4 weeks prior to departure

 

• Check distance, pace and terrain of hike to ensure it is within your fitness level. Call us before the hike if you have any questions or concerns.
• If you have any health problems that could affect your hiking performance, inform us.
• If you have any known asthma, allergies or hay fever, carry an­tihistamines. Asthma sufferers should carry their asthma medications or inhalers. Allergy suffers should carry an EpiPen(s) and ensure someone on the hike knows where you carry these. Diabetics should carry their medication.
• Wear comfortable boots/shoes.

PACKING LIST

 

During the tour you will be staying all nights in mountain huts and you will need to carry all the equipment and clothing you require for the duration of the tour. The huts are comfortable but basic with limited facilities – running cold water, European-style toilets, dormitory-style accommodation. All the huts provide ‘hut slippers’  and so you will not need to carry additional footwear.

 

Clothing
□ Hat
□ Warm gloves
□ Wool, part wool or synthetic T-shirt
□ Sweater/jacket, wool or fleece
□ Mountain trouser
□ Rain jacket
□ Mountain boots covering your ankles. Your boots must be well broken in before the trip! Please do not let the enjoyment of your trip be severely compromised by blisters. NO SNEAKERS.

In the backpack (medium size - 60 liters. max.)

□ Sunglasses
□ Thermos or water bottle
□ Sunblock and lip balm
□ Money
□ Lunch packet, emergency rations (chocolate, candy bars, etc.), personal snack food
□ Headlamp
□ Personal medications
□ ID or passport, alpine club membership card, mobile phone, camera
□ Blister treatment. Compeed patches are the best.
□ Plastic bags to store gear inside your and for the waste
□ Light sleeping bag liner
□ Toiletry kit & small towel
□ Pocket knife

Extras
□ Rain trouser (to keep the trouser dry)
□ Toilet paper
□ Ear plugs

• In case you have forgotten parts of your equipment at home, please be so kind as to let us know about it before starting the tour.
• We bring along a comprehensive first aid kit on each trip.
• Pack light and don't take too much (max. 10 kg)!

 

 For any question, feel free to contact us


 
» Terms and conditions

OVERVIEW


Days: 4
Start/finish: Gößl am Grundlsee
Difficulty: moderate (
trip rating)
Walking time: 3-6 hours/day
Up/down: 400-1800 m/day
Dates: Jun – mid Oct

TRIP DATES

- Public hike: 240€/person
- Custom rates:
1-5 people: 1360€/group
6-8 people: 240€/person

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