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Gloxwald Circuit

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Starting place: 4391 Waldhausen im Strudengau
Destination: 4391 Waldhausen im Strudengau

duration: 5h 30m
length: 19,1 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 535m
Altitude difference (downhill): 535m

Lowest point: 392m
Highest point: 731m
difficulty: medium
condition: difficult
panoramic view: Dreamtour


Short description:
Wonderful circular hike to the district of Gloxwald with attractive highlights (pulpit with rock horseman) and impressive viewpoints



Technique: *



Quality of experience: ******



Recommended season:

  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December



Properties:

  • Loop
  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Cultural/historical value
  • Geological highlights
  • Summit route

Description:
Start marketplace, first heading south-east on Nitterl agricultural road to Neulinghof. From there the trail leads uphill through the forest to Toberspitz summit cross (short detour to the viewpoint), then past the offering bowls to Gloxwald and on to Predigtstuhl (pulpit) I and II (wonderful viewpoints into the Danube Valley of the Strudengau with natural climbing crag and Danube-Trail-summit-sculpture). Down to the state road (toll) and through Höllgraben trench, from Dobmühle mill left in direction of Dörfler on Sattlgai agricultural road continuing to Alpenblick (viewpoint) and via Herndlhof and Bertaruhe back to the starting point.

Tip:

Danube Trail summit: Rock horseman on the Danube Trail


Take some time to look at this sculpture. The background are mystical legends from the region about the Danube mermaid, the rock horseman and many more. Read more at www.donauregion.at (Danube legends)



Equipment:

Hiking backpack (incl. rain cover), sturdy shoes


Take food with you. You will only find refreshment stops at the start / finish point.

Starting point: Infopoint at the market square
Destination: Infopoint at the market square

further information:
  • Flatly
  • Board possible

Accessibility / arrival



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.


 


 Starting place right at Waldhausen bus stop in Strudengau market



Parking
200 m near Unimarkt supermarket
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Early winter
  • Deep winter

Please get in touch for more information.

Gloxwald Circuit
Marktgemeindeamt Waldhausen im Strudengau
Markt 14
4391 Waldhausen im Strudengau

Phone +43 7260 4505
E-Mailgemeinde@waldhausen.ooe.gv.at
Webwww.tourismus-waldhausen.com
https://www.tourismus-waldhausen.com

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Tour-Details

Starting place: 4391 Waldhausen im Strudengau
Destination: 4391 Waldhausen im Strudengau

duration: 5h 30m
length: 19,1 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 535m
Altitude difference (downhill): 535m

Lowest point: 392m
Highest point: 731m
difficulty: medium
condition: difficult
panoramic view: Dreamtour