Hike from sunrise to sunset: The KitzAlpHike is a gorgeous 12-hour trek through the most beautiful corners of the Kitzbühel Alps, starting in Westendorf in 2019.
Hike from dawn to dusk and take in some of the fantastic views during this 12-hour trek through the heart of the Kitzbühel Alps at the 2019 KitzAlpHike. This year, hikers will start at Gasthaus Steinberg Inn in Westendorf at 06:00am. A bus ride takes participants from the inn to Hopfgarten/Pennig. There, all walkers will make their way up to Haagalm Alpine Pasture Hut, where they will be greeted by breakfast. The walk continues down into Kelchsau and resumes its climb up to Lodronalm, where lunch is served. Afterwards, walkers will attain the 1,925-meter peak of Lodrin, visit Alpine literary figure Sepp Kahn on Lower Lärchenbergalm and return via Windautal Valley. Hikers must be physically fit for tackling the 26-kilometer course with 1,600 vertical meters.