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Admission fee to Partnachklamm: Adults: € 2; children 6-16 years: € 1; reduced fees for groups, members of the German Alpine Association (DAV) and disabled persons.
Rest StopOlympiahaus, Gasthof
Hotel Das Graseck
Safety informationThe way through the gorge is well-maintained and made safe. Please make sure to hold your children by the hand.
Phone 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 and hintswww.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 B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, take the first turn to the left and then follow the signs to the Olympia Skistadion.
On B23, turn right onto 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, and then stay on the main road until shortly before leaving the town wherein a sign points you to the Olympia Skistadion.
ParkingOlympia Skistadion (P13, partly with fees)
Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentSturdy shoes (mountain boots) with skid-proof soles are necessary. Weatherproof clothing (it might be quite damp in the gorge) and hiking sticks, if at all possible.