Karbach Walk at Hochwurzen | © Gerhard Pilz Karbach Walk at Hochwurzen | © Gerhard Pilz

Karbach Walk

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Short round tour on forest roads near the valley terminal of the Hochwurzen cable-car with nice views to Rohrmoos.
A short walk, suitable for prams, with starting point at the valley terminal of the Gipfelbahn Hochwurzen cable-car. Along forest roads you walk through the forest in the area above the valley terminal. Two times you also make your way across two mountain meadows (in the winter these are ski pistes), from where you have a nice view to Rohrmoos.

Characteristics

Skill
Fitness
Experience
Scenery

Best season

January
February
March
April
December

The tour in numbers

easy
Level of difficulty
2,3 km
Route
0:45 h
Time
111 hm
Uphill
111 hm
Downhill
1236 m
Highest point
1125 m
Lowest point

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More information

From Schladming take provincial highway L722 (Rohrmoosstraße road) to Rohrmoos and at the roundabout continue straight on until you reach the cable-car Gipfelbahn Hochwurzen.
From the hiking trail head you pass by the sport shop "Schi Lenz" and take the forest road. You follow this dirt road for about 700 m to the turn-off of Karbach Walk. You continue on a forest road and then make your way across a meadow (which is a ski piste in winter). You continue on the same road, cross another "ski piste" and reach the trail junction with the fairy-tale trail. Here you make a right and head back to your starting point.
With the Planai buses from Schladming (Planet-Planai, Lendplatz) or Rohrmoos (Rohrmoos-Zentrum) to the valley terminal of Gipfelbahn Hochwurzn - cable-car - bus stop "Gipfelbahn Hochwurzen".
Parking is available at the valley terminal of the cable-car.
Tourist information: www.schladming.com

Information about bus schedules: www.planaibus.at

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What the weather will be like

Mariazell (860m)

Morning
-13°C
0%
0 km/h
Noon
-4°C
0%
5 km/h
Night
-7°C
0%
5 km/h
Some clouds in the morning, lateron much sunshine and hardly any clouds
Morning
-11°C
5%
5 km/h
Noon
-4°C
10%
10 km/h
Night
-6°C
5%
5 km/h
Sunny and cloudy periods will alternate throughout the day.
08.02.2023
-11°C -2°C
09.02.2023
-11°C 0°C
10.02.2023
-10°C 2°C
Spiegelsee Reiteralm | © photo-austria / Christine Höflehner

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