The area between Mount Kreuzeck and Mount Hausberg is a beautiful Nordic Walking region, no matter which season.
This Nordic Walking tour is at an altitude of 1,650 to 1,258 m and leads through extensive mountain forests and snow-covered mountain pastures. The impressive views as well as the possibilities to stop for refreshments and something to eat make this Nordic Walking tour perfect.
For a more detailed description of the tour, please refer to "PDF Print" above.
The Tourist Information of Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers guided tours. There are well-trained trainers available for each age group. If you would like to register, please call: +49 8821 180 736
Updated: October 17, 2019
Safety informationThe phone number for Alpine emergencies: Phone 112 (Mountain Rescue Service)
Weather forecast for the local mountains of the Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Bergbahnen cable car company: phone +49 8821 797 979
Tips, hints and linkswww.gapa.de, www.zugspitze.de (für Bergbahnzeiten), www.drehmoeser9.de, www.garmisch-bayernhaus.de
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 from Munich to its end at Eschenlohe, and then follow the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. After the Farchanter tunnel drive in the direction of the Garmisch part of town and Grainau/Zugspitze. Go on through Garmisch; just before leaving town, follow the signs to the Kreuzeckbahn/Alpspitzbahn and turn left after the barracks. This road leads you directly to the base terminal of the Kreuzeckbahn.
If you are coming from Mittenwald, take the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Follow the main road and turn left at the intersection at the town hall (3rd traffic lights) in the direction of the Garmisch part of the town and Grainau/Zugspitze. Just before leaving town, follow the signs to the Kreuzeckbahn/Alpspitzbahn.
If you are coming on the state road B23, turn right at the first set of traffic lights. Follow the signs to Kreuzeckbahn/Alpspitzbahn.
ParkingParking area at the Kreuzeckbahn cable car station (P9)
32T 655809 5257472
Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentNordic Walking gear and shoes with solid and rough soles
For changing the range of view, push the arrows together.