Freienstein - Gipfelkreuz

Freienstein Trail

difficult Trailrunning · Haus-Aich-Gössenberg

Tour characteristics
Stamina
Technique
Experience
Landscape
Tour-Infos
Distance: 14.54 km
Duration: 2:40 h
Ascent: 761 m
Descent: 761 m
Best time of year
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The tour
Over meadow, forest and woodland paths, as well as partially asphalted roads (at the end of the tour), this route leads from Aich to the 1,279 m high Freienstein. On the ascent and descent to the Freienstein there are sometimes more demanding passages where a certain amount of head for heights is required.
Turn-by-turn directions
start: village square Aich/parking area Dorfgasthof "Zum Grafenwirt" - railroad crossing - Enns River bridge - crossroad Millereck - Mölltal - follow the meadow path - at the crossroad in the wood turn right (signs) - Schoarweg - Assacher Tenne - uphill until Assacher Scharte - follow the Goassweg in eastern direction - at the next bigger crossing (signs with Baumhoroskopweg, Gröbming, Pruggern, Freienstein, . . .): ascent to the Freienstein - follow the signposted path (It is necassary to have a good head for heights.) - enjoy the view from the peak Freienstein at 1,279 m - descent to Assacher Scharte - follow the forest road until the fire department Assach - turn right and follow the street back to village square Aich
Getting there
main road (B320) - exit: Aich - village square Aich/parking area Dorfgasthof "Zum Grafenwirt"
bus (line 900) - exit: Aich Bundesstraße

Regional trains that stop at railway station Aich.

Parking
Parking area Dorfgasthof "Zum Grafenwirt"

Public parking area opposite the Landhotel Bärenwirt (next to the Enns river)

Start
Village square Aich
Destination
Village square Aich

Weather forecast

Date
in the morning
-2°C
at noon
1°C
in the evening
0°C
Snowfall again and again. The strongest snowfall will occur around noon.
in the morning
-2°C
at noon
0°C
in the evening
-2°C
Mostly thick clouds, and a chance of some snowfall in the first half of the day.
in the morning
-4°C
at noon
1°C
in the evening
-4°C
Early clouds will gradually clear to leave the region with a dry and sunny day.

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