The Brennhütte hut in the Wilder Kaiser Mountains, © TVB Wilder Kaiser
The Brennhütte hut in the Wilder Kaiser Mountains, © TVB Wilder Kaiser

Winter Walk
Sunny Winter Walk on the Schwendter Plateau

During the winter months the open meadows and pastures of the Schwendter Plateau are covered in a thick layer of snow. This sunny walk leads through this winter wonderland, starting in the village of Going in the Wilden Kaiser Mountains and leading around the hamlet of Schwendt. Along the way walkers can enjoy fine views of Going, the Wilder Kaiser Mountains to the north and the Kitzbühel Alps to the south. The Brennhütte hut serves hearty food.

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Starting point  

Tourist information office, Going

Finishing point

Tourist information office, Going

Mountain chain

Kaiser Mountains

Length

4.7 km

Approximate hiking time

1 h 20 min

Features

  • Circular hike

Difficulty rating

medium

Altitude

850m 761m

Elevation uphill 84m
Vertical metres downhill 84m

Fitness level

Technique

Best time of year

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun

Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

* These are approximate values and recommendations. Please take your personal fitness level, technical ability and the current weather conditions into account. Tirol Werbung cannot guarantee that the information provided is correct and accepts no liability.

Public transport

  • Accessible using public transport

Parking

Car park next to the fire station in Going (Dorfstraße 45)

Places serving food & drink

  • Brennhütte, Going
  • Various locations in Going

Trail description

The walk begins at the tourist information office in the centre of Going. The route leads in a north-westerly direction under the main road and then along the Rettweg road to the Blattkapelle chapel. After passing the chapel, turn right. Just a few metres further on, the winter walking trail heads right into the open terrain of the Schwendter Plateau. Initially head in a north-easterly direction, past the hamlets of Schwendt and Hohenleit until your reach Thurnbichl. After passing through Turnbichl, head towards Riedling and past the Brennhütte hut before you reach Wolfsegg and then a chapel. Return to the starting point along the same way you came.

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Your destination address: Going am Wilden Kaiser

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