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Winter hike – Achele route

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  • Blick vom Wetzsteinrücken Richtung Hörnle
    Blick vom Wetzsteinrücken Richtung Hörnle
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Winter hike from Saulgrub via Acheleschwaig to the Ammer Ravine and back
easy
Distance 7.8 km
2:15 h
142 m
142 m
913 m
782 m

Author’s recommendation

Es lohnt ein Abstecher zur Fatimakapelle in Saulgrub. Die kleine Kapelle wurde vom heil aus Kriegsgefangenschaft heimgekommenen Josef Leismiller errichtet.

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Update: October 18, 2022
Difficulty
easy
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Highest point
913 m
Lowest point
782 m
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Rest stops

Parkplatz Bürgersaal

Safety information

Im Notfall verständigen Sie bitte die nächstgelegene Rettungsleitstelle. Unabhängig vom Standort erreichen Sie diese deutschlandweit unter der Telefonnummer 112.

Tips and hints

Prospektmaterial ansehen und/oder bestellen

Start

parish church, Saulgrub (868 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.663809, 11.023960
DMS
47°39'49.7"N 11°01'26.3"E
UTM
32T 651953 5280919
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Destination

parish church, Saulgrub

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting from the church in the main village street in Saulgrub, hike along the ridgeway to Acheleschwaig inn. The return route to Saulgrub is via Achelestraße.

At the hamlet of Achele and depending on the snow and weather conditions, there is the option of continuing for approximately 20 minutes to the Kammerl power station and for a few minutes further to reach the Scheibum Ravine, where the River Ammer breaks through the rocks in spectacular fashion.

 

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

bus stop: Saulgrub Rathaus
9606 Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Oberammergau - Wieskirche - Füssen
9621 Oberammergau - Saulgrub - Bad Kohlgrub - Murnau
Zughaltestelle: Bhf Saulgrub
Murnau - Saulgrub - Oberammergau

Guests in the Ammergauer Alps Region can use their electronic guest pass or the "KönigsCard" to obtain free bus travel. 

Getting there

A95, B23 to Saulgrub via Oberammergau and Unterammergau

Parking

Saulgrub railway station

Coordinates

DD
47.663809, 11.023960
DMS
47°39'49.7"N 11°01'26.3"E
UTM
32T 651953 5280919
w3w 
///thinkers.prods.frowning
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kartenmaterial erhalten Sie im Onlineshop der Ammergauer Alpen GmbH unter www.ammergauer-alpen.de/onlineshop oder in den Tourist-Informationen vor Ort.

Equipment

You can enjoy an unforgettable hiking experience in the Ammergau Alps as long as you have the right gear. Visit the "Best of Wandern" Test Centre in Bad Kohlgrub to try out the latest outdoor equipment free of charge.

- GPS devices

- rucksacks, child carriers, children's jackets

- multifunctional jackets

- hiking boots

- sticks and head lamps

- binoculars

- tour software

- snow shoes

- backpacking umbrellas

The Best of Wandern Test Centre is located at Hotel Schillingshof, directly opposite the Hörnlebahn ski lift. adress: Fallerstraße 11, Bad Kohlgrub tel.: +49 8845 7010.

For more information, visit: www.ammergauer-alpen.de/testcenter


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Wolfgang Brunnhölzl
February 13, 2021 · Community
sehr schöne Wintertour, Weg geräumt, haben noch den Abstecher vom Kammerlwerk zum Scheibum (Ammerdurchbruch) und die Variante über den Böhmer Weiher und den Höhenweg gemacht mit spektakulärer Rundsicht
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When did you do this route? February 13, 2021
Photo: Wolfgang Brunnhölzl, Community
Photo: Wolfgang Brunnhölzl, Community
Photo: Wolfgang Brunnhölzl, Community
Photo: Wolfgang Brunnhölzl, Community

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
7.8 km
Duration
2:15 h
Ascent
142 m
Descent
142 m
Highest point
913 m
Lowest point
782 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Way cleared Groomed snow

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