Schladminger Tauern Hohenweg
Key information: Schladminger Tauern Hohenweg
- The Hohenweg traverses the beautiful high heart of the Schladminger Tauern range in 7 days. 70kms, strenuous. Claimed to be one of the Alps’ most beautiful routes, but that may be pushing it.
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- Length: 70km/7 days
- Maximum Altitude: Not yet known
- Level of Difficulty: Strenuous
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The Schladminger Tauern sit across the deep Enns valley from the mighty Dachstein in the heart of mountainous Austria. They are a maze of high peaks at the end of long ridges and valleys and are very different in feel from the more famous Dachstein to the north - they aren’t limestone, for a start – and walking here is a more typically “Alpine” experience.
The Schladminger-Tauern Hohenweg traverses the beautiful high heart of the range in 7 days. 70kms, strenuous. Claimed to be one of the Alps’ most beautiful routes, but that may be pushing it.
Interesting geology and a wide selection of flora and fauna.
This is a stage of the Central Alpine Trail O2, which traverses the Alpine areas.
This can be tough walking in remote mountains with uncertain weather. Come fully prepared.
Have a look at TripAdvisor – you should get good, current views on places to stay, eat etc in the area.
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For more information and photos, including detailed practical information and some warnings, see our Schladminger Tauern walk page.
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