Journey there

Dep. Ismaning08:56(Meet on platform)
Arr. Hauptbahnhof09:23
Meet Hauptbahnhof09:25(Meet under departure board, platforms 25-26)
Dep. Hauptbahnhof09:42
Arr. Bayrischzell11:00

Hike start point

Hike map


Hike map in other formats

Hike description

  1. From Bayrischzell Bahnhof (c.810m) walk 50m south down the station road and turn left at the main road. Walk 200m south-east along the main road and immediately after the road crosses a stream, turn right into Schulstrasse.
  2. Walk 500m south-west to the end of road, go through the subway under the main road into the park on the other side, follow the signs to Seeberg and Bayrischzeller Höhenweg.
  3. At the near corner of the mini-golf course, take the right fork, so that the mini-gold course is on your left (this fork is not signposted), going first west and then south-west for 3Km to Neuhutte (1325m).
  4. Continue 3Km east along the Bayrischzeller Höhenweg to Klarenalmsattel (c.1050m).
  5. At the saddle, cross the mainpathfollowing the B4 immediately back into woodland in the direction of Rotwand über Soinsee for 800m west to where the path joins the main B4/645 path (c.1100m) to Soinsee. (There is a big stone with red arrows painted on it.)
  6. Follow the steep path west for 3Km to Soinsee (1458m).
  7. Follow the B4/645 west along the lake and for a further 1Km to the end of the large track (1500m).
  8. Then turn right, and go for 1Km up to the saddle between Rotwand and Hoch Miesing (c.1710m).
  9. Take the left path which goes south-west cutting across the back side of Rotwand for 500m before turning north-west and rapidly descending for 500m to Kleintiefenthalalm (c.1550m),
  10. Then go north-east for 1Km along the B7 to where it joins the B6.
  11. Then go north-east for 5Km along the B6 to the bridge over the Steilenbach (c.840m).
  12. After crossing the bridge, turn left and follow the sign for Geitau/Osterhofen/Bayrischzell for about 500m, going past the doubling-back unsigned left fork.
  13. Shortly after this doubling-back unsigned left fork, then take a right fork, which leads to Osterhofen, for 3Km.
  14. At the main road, turn right, and after 200m turn left into a road labelled “Osterhofen 1-79” to Osterhofen Bahnhof (c.780m).

Hike end point


We’ll eat at  in Osterhofen (but note that Landgasthof Schäfer is permanently closed). (Please try to make it for the meal – it’s the best part of the day!)

Journey back

Dep. Osterhofen18:1019:1020:1022:10
Arr. Hauptbahnhof19:2920:2921:2923:29


Important stuff

  1. If you want to share a group ticket let me know!
  2. You should definitely check the weather!
  3. For my peace of mind, some conditions apply!

See also