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the beautiful Zillergrund nature reserve in Zillertal.
Hohenaualm (Little Tibet) 1863m
Walking time - total: about 1 hour from the dam
Route length: 3.5 kilometres
Road surface: well-developed forest road - beautiful route for families and children
Beautiful tour along the Zillergrund reservoir! By car / bus (stop about 200m from the hotel), we travel to the Bärenbadalm, from where we cover the 450 meters in altitude on the dam wall. Afterwards we enjoy a leisurely hike along the lake to the Hohenaualm, which is surrounded by some 3000m mountains. After a refreshment in "Little Tibet", as the Alm is still called, we walk back to the crown of the dam. Then we head back to the hotel with the shuttle bus.
Plauener Hut 2364m
Walking time - total: about 4 hours
Track length: 10 Kilometres
By car or by bus (stop about 200m away from the hotel), you head straight to the highest dam wall of the Zillertal, the Zillergrundspeicher (1850m) through pine forests and alpine meadows. After approx. 2 hours, you will reach the Plaunerhütte high above the Zillergrund with impressive views of the Kuchelmooskees and the surrounding 3000m mountains. You can enjoy the view with a little refreshment before making you way back on the dam wall.
Steinerkogel 1270 m - Karlalm 1750 m
Easy-medium tour - Start directly from the hotel
Total walking time: Approx. 4 hours (about 550 meters altitude)
The starting point is directly in front of the hotel, from where you follow the road until a forest road branches off to the right.
From there you follow the path through the forest to the beautiful holiday village Brandberg until you finally come out at Gasthof Thanner. Then you go along the Bergmäderweg to Steinerkogel where you can expect a wonderful view .... Our Tip: Hike on from Steinerkogel to Karlalm. Follow the signposts through the forest to the Laberg Alm. Then it is only a short distance to the Karlalm.
Kolmhaus 1845m - Brandberger Kolmspitze peak 2700m
Total walking time to the Kolmhaus: about 5 hours
to Kolm: about 7 hours
Route length: 10 kilometres (Kolmhaus)
You can reach Brandberg by car or bus. Arrival by bus to the Gasthof Thanner stop. Parking is available at the municipal office Brandberg. Immediately at Gasthof Thanner the narrow and steeply rising meadow path to the Frodls farm begins. Now you follow the path to the Kolmhaus ... for those who want to all the way up to the Kolmspitze peak. From the Kolmhaus, head east through the Brandberger-Kar and then uphill to an alpine pasture. The trail to Kolm branches off to the right. Follow the path until you reach a striking "Steinmandl" until you reach the broad summit with the summit cross. The fantastic view is rewarding for everyone.
Edelhütte 2238m - Ahorn peak 2953m
Total time: about 6.5 hours
Route length: 10.9 kilometres
Altitude: 1080 m
Follow the road to the Kumbichlhof signpost directly from the hotel. Follow the comfortable path to Kumbichlhof (about 20 minutes). From there it is only a few minutes to the Ahornbahn train. From the mountain station of the Ahornbahn the path leads past a pond. Continue on a well-developed hiking trail to the Edelhütte. After the Edelhütte you hike on a well-marked winding climb to a plateau. A steep passage with many turns follows. Do not let the many climbing options dazzle you and follow the marked path. The most dangerous area is secured with a steel cable.
Hohenaualm - The Little Tibet of the Zillertal 1863m
Riding time: 3 - 3.5 hours
E-bikes are available at the hotel for € 25,- per day
The tour starts directly at the hotel; ride from there over the wooden bridge and then turn right. Follow the paved road to the Bärenbadalm. From there, a steeper section leads to the dam. A simple path then leads along the reservoir back to the Hohenaualm, also called Little Tibet.
Riding time: 1.5 hours
From the hotel you cross the wooden bridge and then turn right - then drive along the Zillergrund to the junction Ritzl and to Brandberg. Follow the uphill road until you arrive in the village of Brandberg. Grit your teeth on this road. Take the turnoff at the fire station and follow the signs to Steinerkogel.
Riding time: 2 hours
Route length: 24.4 kilometres
From the hotel you cross the wooden bridge and then turn right - then drive along the Zillergrund to the junction Ritzl and to Brandberg. Follow the uphill road until you arrive in the village of Brandberg. Then take the gravel road / forest road uphill. Passing the fields, the route begins to rise a bit more in the forest. After passing the cable car, the finish is just a few metres away. Behind the Kolmhaus, a flat meadow and grassy hills invite you to relax.