Freienstein Circular Trail

moderate Summit tours · Gröbminger Land

Current Conditions
Elevated on 12/04/19
Tour characteristics
Stamina
Technique
Experience
Landscape
Tour-Infos
Distance: 4.62 km
Duration: 2:0 h
Ascent: 360 m
Descent: 330 m
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The tour

At the beginning, Path no. 12 leads through the western part of the adventure park. Then it continues steeply uphill until reaching a wider path. It leads slightly uphill past the Goaßsteig entrance up to the next crossroad. From there, follow path no. 679 on the right towards Freienstein. The path at this level is only suitable for experienced mountain climbers.

 

Arriving at the summit cross, continue until reaching Assacherscharte. From there, travel a short distance on the forest path towards Stoderzinken. After a few meters, a path on the right will lead to the forest again (take the second path, no. 90). Follow the path downhill towards Stoderstraße and back again to the starting point.

Turn-by-turn directions

At the beginning, Path no. 12 leads through the western part of the adventure park. Then it continues steeply uphill until reaching a wider path. It leads slightly uphill past the Goaßsteig entrance up to the next crossroad. From there, follow path no. 679 on the right towards Freienstein. The path at this level is only suitable for experienced mountain climbers.

 

Arriving at the summit cross, continue until reaching Assacherscharte. From there, travel a short distance on the forest path towards Stoderzinken. After a few meters, a path on the right will lead to the forest again (take the second path, no. 90). Follow the path downhill towards Stoderstraße and back again to the starting point.

Getting there
From Gröbming, head towards Stoderzinken/Zipline Stoderzinken until reaching the toll road.
Parking
Parking options in front of the beginning of toll road
Start
Parking - Abenteuerpark Gröbming
Destination
Parking - Abenteuerpark Gröbming
Security

Changes in the weather, sudden drops in temperature, wind, fog and snowfields are objective hazards and require proper measures when on the go. Hut hosts are experienced mountain experts; they can provide good tips regarding the weather or route. Insufficient equipment, overestimating one’s capabilities, carelessness, poor physical fitness, and misjudgement can lead to critical situations. In case of thunderstorms: Avoid peaks, ridges and safety ropes at all costs.

 

In case of emergency please dial the following emergency number: no. 140 for Mountain rescue and no. 112 - the European emergency call number

Weather forecast

Date
in the morning
-2°C
at noon
1°C
in the evening
0°C
Dull throughout the day with light snowfall every once in a while.
in the morning
-1°C
at noon
0°C
in the evening
-2°C
Snow showers continuing into the afternoon, then becoming dry.
in the morning
-4°C
at noon
1°C
in the evening
-4°C
Rather cloudy in the morning, then sunny spells will develop gradually.

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