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Odelsteinrundwanderweg

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Circular hiking trail to the entrance of the Odelstein Cave and back to the Kölblwirt Inn.
The Odelsteinhöhle in Johnsbach is a natural cave 470 m long. Besides the cave experience - narrow passages alternate with smaller and larger halls - there are impressive sinter columns and also greenish-blue aragonite crystals to admire.The Odelstein Cave can be visited from spring to autumn, registration required at the Kölblwirt Inn on +43 3613 216 or koelblwirt@aon.at.

Characteristics

Technique
Level of fitness
Result
Scenery

Best season

January
February
March
April
November
December

The tour in numbers

medium
Level of difficulty
3,0 km
Route
2:00 h
Duration
306 hm
Ascent
311 hm
Descent
1159 m
Highest point
858 m
Lowest point

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B 146 Gesäusebundesstraße aus Richtung Admont oder Hieflau, 5 km Landesstraße nach JohnsbachRoutenplaner
Starting from the car park at Gasthof Kölblwirt, we first cross the Johnsbachtal valley in the direction of Schattseite. The approach to the Odelsteinhöhle entrance is steep and requires good shoes. Again and again, beautiful views open up into the Johnsbachtal. The way back is more comfortable and leads us back to the Kölblwirt car park.
On the way back, visit the historic mountaineers' cemetery (next to GH Donnerwirt), the willow dome and the ecological footprint (on the Gesäuse federal road).

Rufbus Linie 917 Admont - Johnsbach www.busbahnbim.at
Wandertaxi GseiSpur www.gseispur.at

Gasthof Kölblwirt
www.koelblwirt.atwww.gesaeuse.at

Tourismusverband Gesäuse

Hauptstraße 35, 8911 Admont, Österreich

Tel. +43 (0) 3613 21160 10

Email: info@gesaeuse.at

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Admont (635m)

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