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Summary:

Highest peak of Mount Hochkalter

Tour infos:


Length:

18,3 Km

Duration:

10-12 Hrs

Ascent:

1752m

Descent:

1752m

Food stops:

Schärtenalm, Blaueishütte

Road:

The path leads from the parking area to the Blaueishütte, follow the signs to "Schönen Fleck" from here. From there it goes over the ridge to the summit of Hochkalter mountain. Descent from here through the Ofental back to the parking area.

Departure:

Parking area Seeklause (Hinterseer Str. 104, 83486 Ramsau)

Approach:

Coming from Berchtesgaden towards Ramsau, follow the road to lake Hintersee.

Via ferrata:

C

Important information

Good weather hike, slipping off danger while raining

Summer hike, not passable during snowfall

Demanding and long ridge traverse of the Hochkalter with many (unsecured) climbing spots.
Once at the summit you will be rewarded with a fantastic panorama of the mountain world.

The descent down the Ofental takes place through a boulder field, hiking sticks and sturdy shoes are recommended.

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