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Devil`s church hiking trail

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Starting place: 4133 Niederkappel
Destination: 4133 Niederkappel

duration: 2h 4m
length: 6,0 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 327m
Altitude difference (downhill): 343m

Lowest point: 284m
Highest point: 549m
difficulty: medium
condition: medium
panoramic view: Some Views

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Other


Short description:
Short but, because of the steep Danube slope, challencing circular trail for passionate hikers



Technique: ***



Quality of experience: ***



Recommended season:

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



Properties:

  • Loop
  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available

Description:
Starting at the village square in Niederkappel via Weikersdorf down to Grafenau by the Danube and via Devil`s church - a myth-enshrouded rock formation well worth seeing - continue along the steep trail uphill to "Teufelbauer" farm and back to Niederkappel.

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

Starting point: Niederkappel local square
Destination: Niederkappel local square

further information:
  • Flatly
  • Board possible

Accessibility / arrival

Getting there
From Linz on the B127 to Altenfelden roundabout, turn-off to Lembach im Mühlkreis, follow the course of the road to Niederkappel.

Public Transit

Location and getting there


How to arrive in the Danube Upper Austrian region?
The fast way to your destination – by train, bus, car, boat or plane.


 


 Easily reached from Linz by public bus in a good hour.



Parking
Village centre
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Early winter

Please get in touch for more information.

Devil`s church hiking trail
Gemeinde Niederkappel
Hauptstraße 12
4133 Niederkappel

Phone +43 43 7277 - 800
Fax machine +43 732 7277 - 804
E-Mailgemeinde@niederkappel.at
Webwww.donauregion.at/niederkappel
https://www.donauregion.at/niederkappel

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4133 Niederkappel
Destination: 4133 Niederkappel

duration: 2h 4m
length: 6,0 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 327m
Altitude difference (downhill): 343m

Lowest point: 284m
Highest point: 549m
difficulty: medium
condition: medium
panoramic view: Some Views

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Other