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Difficulty: medium

Alpbachtaler Alm hut experience

On this hike you will discover the beautiful Alpbachtal alpine pastures and hike from Reith im Alpbachtal to Alpbach - fantastic views included.

Length 9.08 km
Duration 3:30 h
531 hm
371 hm

First, take the Reitherkogelbahn gondola lift to the top station. Walk past the Nissl farm on the left and follow the signs for the "Kerschbaumer Sattel". At the crossroads, turn right and walk towards the "Hechenblaikenalm" (approx. 1 h 30 min).

A little later you will reach the "Hochlindalm" and after another climb the "Kohlgrubenalm". (approx. 2 h 30 min)

From here, the hike leads uphill  the Wiedersbergerhornbahn gondola lift top station cable car. Take the gondola lift down to the bottom station and the bus back to the starting point.

Author’s recommendation

Don't forget your Alpbachtal Seenland Card!

Safety guidelines

We recommend staying on the marked trails! Please also note that encounters with cows are possible in the alpine pasture area. Always be careful and follow the rules of conduct when dealing with grazing animals. You can find details here!


Reitherkogelbahn - follow the signs for Kerschbaumer Saddle - Hechenblaiken Alm - "Hochlindalm" - "Kohlgrubenalm" - take the Wiedersbergerhornbahn gondola lift to the bottom station


Alpbachtal Tourismus

Family friendly
Start on mountain
Max. Altitude 1844
Start Reitherkogelbahn top station
End Wiedersbergerhornbahn top station, Alpbach
Public access A12, motorway exit Kramsach/Brixlegg, towards Brixlegg, Alpbachtal, to Reith im Alpbachtal
Public transport www.vvt.at
Parking Reitherkogelbahn lift station car park

sturdy footwear, protective clothing

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