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  • Suitable for families
  • culturally interesting
  • Flatly

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Starting place: 4142 Hofkirchen im Mühlkreis
Destination: 4142 Hofkirchen im Mühlkreis

duration: 3h 45m
length: 11,9 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 490m
Altitude difference (downhill): 490m

Lowest point: 282m
Highest point: 564m
difficulty: difficult
condition: very difficult
panoramic view: Dreamtour

Paths covering:
Other


Short description:
One of the most scenic hiking trails in the region with wonderful views of the Danube (Danube trail viewpoint).



Technique: *****



Quality of experience: ******



Recommended season:

  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October



Properties:

  • Loop
  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly
  • Cultural/historical value

Description:
The highlight of this hike in a unique landscape is the natural wonder of the Schlögen Danube Loop. Marsbach Castle, Haichenbach ruins (Kerschbaumer Castle) with a viewing platform right on the ridge above Schlögen Loop and wonderful views of the Danube time and again (cul-de-sac paths to “Brodlblick”) make this hiking trail a wonderful experience. In Freizell barge harbour you have the chance to see the most scenic sections of Danube valley from a barge. - Marking: 88

Equipment:
Hiking backpack (incl. rain cover), sturdy shoes

Starting point: Castle Marsbach
Destination: Castle Marsbach

further information:
  • Flatly
  • Board possible

Accessibility / arrival



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Location and getting there
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Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn

Please get in touch for more information.


Danube Gallery
Marktgemeindeamt Hofkirchen i. M.
Markt 8
4142 Hofkirchen im Mühlkreis

Phone +43 7285 7011
Fax machine +43 7285 7011 - 4
E-Mailgemeindeamt@hofkirchen.at
Webwww.donauregion.at/hofkirchen
https://www.donauregion.at/hofkirchen

 Interactive elevation profile

Download GPS data
Create PDF

Tour-Details

Starting place: 4142 Hofkirchen im Mühlkreis
Destination: 4142 Hofkirchen im Mühlkreis

duration: 3h 45m
length: 11,9 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 490m
Altitude difference (downhill): 490m

Lowest point: 282m
Highest point: 564m
difficulty: difficult
condition: very difficult
panoramic view: Dreamtour

Paths covering:
Other