Thundering water in the gorge | © Oststeiermark – TV ApfelLand-Stubenbergsee Thundering water in the gorge | © Oststeiermark – TV ApfelLand-Stubenbergsee

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An easy hike that has a lot to offer

The starting point of the hiking tour is the Stubenbergsee.

It leads among other things to the show power station Stubenberg, where one can visit the century-old tradition of the mechanical engineering and the electrical engineering connected with most modern electronic computer control. Through shady mixed forests it goes to the cozy stop at the Buschenschank Laibacher.

Characteristics

Skill
Fitness
Experience
Scenery

Best season

January
November
December

The tour in numbers

medium
Level of difficulty
3,5 km
Route
1:30 h
Time
126 hm
Uphill
127 hm
Downhill
511 m
Highest point
386 m
Lowest point

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Directions

By car

Coming from Vienna:

Via the Südautobahn (A2) to the Hartberg exit - via Bundesstraße (B54) in the direction of Graz - 2 km after Kaindorf in the direction of Graz turn off in the direction of ApfelLand-Stubenbergsee.

Coming from Salzburg/Germany:

Freeway via Salzburg - Pyhrnautobahn (A9) to Graz - continue via Südautobahn in the direction of Vienna (A2) to the Gleisdorf West exit - Bundesstraße (B54) to Kaibing - ApfelLand-Stubenbergsee.

Starting point of this circular trail is the Stubenbergsee (east beach), here you can park the car.

After crossing the Feistritz bridge, follow the signs Nr.15 and keep to the right, the first section of the trail is also the bike path R8 to the show power plant of the Feistritzwerk.

Approx. 300 m after the power plant we cross the Feistritz (river) over a ford and then turn left and walk uphill to the Buschenschank Laibacher.

After a hearty refreshment, the circular trail leads you back to the starting point with a moderate gradient.

 

  • Visit of the show power station of the Feistritzwerke
  • Refreshment stop - Buschenschank Laibacher

Bus:

Direct bus connections from the provincial capital Graz and the federal capital Vienna.

www.postbus.at

 

Train:

www.oebb.at

 

Lake parking lot Feistritzbrücke

Erlebnisregion Oststeiermark

Geschäftsstelle ApfelLand-Stubenbergsee

8223 Stubenberg am See 5

Tel.:+43 3176 8882

www.oststeiermark.com

 

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What the weather will be like

Stubenberg (443m)

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