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Grossarl: Village hike

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Comfortable round trip through the village of Grossarl.
easy
Distance 3.3 km
1:00 h
51 m
51 m
923 m
873 m

The starting point is the hiking starting point in front of the municipal office in Grossarl. You walk to the market square of Grossarl. Here, most of the houses are classified as historical monuments. There is also a well-designed fountain on the market square. You go upwards along the Kirchgasse to the church of Grossarl. From here you have a wonderful view of the village of Grossarl. The baroque church of Grossarl is dedicated to St. Ulrich and St. Martin. A visit to the church is definitely recommendable. The walk through the cemetery takes you past the church on a narrow path to the Ellmaustraße. From here you walk to the municipal office again.

At the intersection, you turn right and walk along the sidewalk to Hotel Waldhof. Cross the street and follow the road between the Unterkofler bakery and Rucki Zucki's Gaudi-Alm.

The trail continues past a pond, the beach volleyball court and the tennis courts. Turn right after the tennis courts and cross the street. You reach the mountain railway car park. Go to Hotel Edelweiss and then turn left. Along the sidewalk you pass some hotels, restaurants and the Grossarl mountain railways. You go to the roundabout, then again in the direction to the village center. You will pass the tourist office. After a few meters you reach the municipal office, the starting point of the tour.

At the starting or end point of the tour you will find an overview of the hiking possibilities in Grossarltal, as well as numerous information about the history of Grossarl.

Author’s recommendation

There are lots of cafés and restaurants, where you can stop by.
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Update: January 17, 2023
Difficulty
easy
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Highest point
923 m
Lowest point
873 m
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Walking in Grossarltal

Start

Grossarl - village center (890 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.237971, 13.200230
DMS
47°14'16.7"N 13°12'00.8"E
UTM
33T 363781 5233180
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Destination

Grossarl - village center

Turn-by-turn directions

The starting point of this tour is the municipal office in Grossarl. You turn right to the market square and cross it. After the Spar you walk upwards on the Kirchgasse to the church of Grossarl. Then, you cross the local cemetery. Behind the church, a narrow path leads to the Ellmaustrasse. You turn left at Ellmaustraße and follow the street to the market square and continue to the municipal office.

At the crossing, you turn right at Marktstrasse and follow the road to Hotel Waldhof at the north entrance of Grossarl. You cross the street and walk towards the bakery Unterkofler, then walk along the walkway past Rucki Zucki's Gaudi-Alm, the pond and the tennis courts. After the tennis courts turn right and cross the street and the river. Then you cross the mountain railway car park. At Hotel Edelweiss, turn left and walk along the Unterbergstrasse towards the roundabout. Then you take the Gemeindestrasse towards the village center and after a few hundred meters you reach the municipal office, the starting point of the round trip.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

public bus no. 540

Getting there

You go by car or public bus no. 540 into the village center of Grossarl.

Parking

parking in the south of Grossarl or at the gas station

Coordinates

DD
47.237971, 13.200230
DMS
47°14'16.7"N 13°12'00.8"E
UTM
33T 363781 5233180
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

hiking map Athesia Buch GmbH – geomarketing

Equipment

good shoes

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
3.3 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
51 m
Descent
51 m
Highest point
923 m
Lowest point
873 m
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