Hike from sunrise to sunset: The KitzAlpHike is a gorgeous 12-hour, 26K trek through the most beautiful corners of the Kitzbühel Alps, starting in Westendorf.
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 2020 KitzAlpHike. This year, hikers will start at the railroad station of Westendorf at 06:40am. A train ride takes participants from the station to Kirchberg. There, all walkers will make their way across Kirchberg Sonnberg and Rauher Kopf Peak to Jochstub'n. The route continues along Keat-Almen Alpine pastures to Hohe Salve Mountain and Rigi Alpine Inn. From there, the walk back down to valley winds along Salvesensee Lake and eventually ends at Heisenhof in Moosen, where culinary delicacies are served. Hikers must be physically fit for tackling the 26-kilometer course with 1,600 vertical meters.