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At the end of your trip you can take a plunge and relax in the natural swimming pool of the Kainzenbad.
Rest StopAlmwirtschaft Hintergraseck
Hotel Das Graseck
Safety informationPhone number for Alpine emergencies: Phone 112 (Mountain Rescue Service)
Weather forecast for the local mountains of the Bayerischen Zugspitzbahn Bergbahnen cable car company: Phone +49 8821 797979
Tips, hints and linkswww.gapa.de
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 in the direction of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. At the end of the motorway at Eschenlohe follow the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Behind the tunnel in the direction of Partenkirchen follow the main street and then the signs pointing to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
If you are coming from Mittenwald, follow the B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, take the first turn to the left and follow the signs to the Olympia Skistadion.
On the B23, turn right into the Gernackerstraße at the second traffic light in Garmisch-Partenkirchen and follow the course of the road (St.-Martin-Straße, Bahnhofstraße). Turn right at the town hall junction, then stay on the main road until shortly before leaving the town, a sign points you to the Olympia Skistadion.
ParkingOlympia Skistadion (P13, partly with fees)
Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentAnkle-high sturdy shoes, weatherproof clothing