• Reitdorf - Schloss Höch - Eibenstein (2, 38, 40)

Duration 4h
Length 11.22km
Max Altitude 1319m
Ascent 644m
descent 644m
Dive into another centruy! This hike takes you past a real jewel of the Renaissance - Schloss Höch.
Located in an unique natural landscape, the Schloss Höch will really impress you. Furthermore it tells more than 800 years of history. Those interested in art and culture will be thrilled by this magnificent Renaissance building. Afterwards you can refresh yourself in the cool water of the lake in Reitdorf.

Possibility for swimming at the Lake Reitdorf

Possibility for lunch: snack bar at lake, Aignstadl

Best season

More informations

Lake Reitdorf - take a left before lake - via Reiteckweg Nr. 8 & 7 - on to Schloss Höch - from there along the forest road Nr. 38 - past "Höchzulehen Kropf" - after about 1 hour walk there will be a sharp road bend - from here an about 800 m long steep track goes to Eibensteinweg - Klemmbauer - back to lake Reitdorf

Planning & preparation: Precise tour planning is recommended before every mountain tour. Information from local experts such as mountain guides or hut keepers as well as hiking maps will help you.

Check the weather forecast: A must-do before every hike. The weather can change unexpectedly in the mountains. Keep an eye on the current weather conditions at: www.zamg.ac.at.

Important tips:

o do not overestimate yourself

o manage your strength and endurance well

o assess your surefootedness and head for heights

o do not step on stones

o turn around in good time if the weather changes

Mountain rescue number: The telephone number 140 is the emergency number for alpine accidents in Austria.

The basic equipment of a hiker includes:

o sturdy, high shoes with a grippy sole

o suitable mountain clothing

o enough to drink

o snacks for in-between

o sunglasses, sunscreen or rain protection if necessary

o mobile phone

o walking sticks

o First aid kit

Lake Reitdorf

Sportwelt-bus to Reitdorf "Gemeindeamt/Badesee"

From June to September, the Sportweltbus is the ideal shuttle service for your hiking tours in the entire region (Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben, Filzmoos, Obertauern, Großarl & Hüttschlag).

With the Flachau Summer Card you can use the Sportweltbus for only Euro 1,00 per person and route. Children under 6 years travel free!

More information at: https://www.flachau.com/en/more/information/sportweltbus.html

Further connections: www.salzburg-verkehr.at

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