• Angath
  • Angerberg
  • Brixen im Thale
  • Erpfendorf
  • Fieberbrunn
  • Hochfilzen
  • Hopfgarten
  • Kelchsau
  • Kirchberg
  • Kitzbühel
  • Kirchbichl
  • Kirchdorf
  • Itter
  • St. Jakob in Haus
  • St. Johann in Tirol
  • St. Ulrich am Pillersee
  • Mariastein
  • Westendorf
  • Oberndorf
  • Waidring
  • Wörgl

News about the KAT Walk

Are there any blocked routes? Which cable cars and huts are open? When do trains/buses travel?


The following applies to all arrivals for the KAT Walk Alpine until July 30, 2021:

Due to severe weather, the following sections are closed:

KAT Walk Alpine
Stage 1
Stage 2

Alternative route to get from Hopfgarten to Gasthaus Steinberg (packed lunch strongly recommended!):
Alternative route KAT Walk Alpin Stage 2: Hopfgarten - Gasthaus Steinberg

The following applies to all arrivals for the KAT Walk Alpine from July 31, 2021:

Due to heavy storms in mid-July, the regular KAT Walk Alpine stage 1 is not accessible for the rest of the 2021 season.
From 01.08.2021, this detour will lead you to Kelchsau:

KAT Walk Alpine Stage 1 | Hopfgarten - Kelchsau | DETOUR

Alpine Stage 2 will be regularly accessible from 01.08.2021.

The KAT Walk Compact is regularly accessible on all stages.

Latest news on your stretch of the route

Just click on your daily stage in the interactive map of the Kitzbüheler Alpen and get all the latest information:

  • Latest condition of the route
  • Huts with opening hours
  • Cable cars with operating hours

The information is continually updated.


Measures in the region

Measures in the region
Measures in the region

Together responsibly into the mountain summer!
Here you will find the most important Covid 19 information and measures at a glance.
Because whether guests, residents or service providers - it's about the health of us all.



Start of the 2021 hiking summer

Weather on the KAT Walk

How will the weather be on the Kitzbüheler Horn - the highest point of the KAT Walk?

  • KAT Walk Kitzbüheler Alpen hiking trail leads past grazing livestock
    KAT Walk Alpine stage 6 / Compact stage 5 leads past a few grazing areas.
  • KAT Walk rainy days
    Should it rain, you can choose to hike with rain gear or take a day off to travel by public transport to the next stage.
  • KAT Walk Kitzbüheler Alpen lush green Alpine meadows
    Lush green Alpine meadows and stunning mountain summits await long-distance hikers on the KAT Walk.



In the early morning a few sunny spells between showers, then overcast and rainy.

Kitzbüheler Horn-Gipfel

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Data provision by ZAMG



  • 7am-12pmsun, clouds, rain
  • whatshotTemperature9 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation75 % (5.3 mm)
  • flagWindNord 15 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk45 %


  • 12pm -6pm thick clouds, some rain
  • whatshotTemperature11 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation65 % (2.2 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 6 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk30 %


  • 6pm-12amthick clouds, some rain
  • whatshotTemperature10 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation65 % (2.8 mm)
  • flagWindNord 9 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk45 %


Tomorrow 2021-08-01

A few sunny spells in the morning, then mostly rainy and cloudy.



  • 7am-12pmsun, clouds, rain
  • whatshotTemperature9 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation60 % (1 mm)
  • flagWindOst 17 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk40 %


  • 12pm -6pm rainy
  • whatshotTemperature8 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation85 % (5.3 mm)
  • flagWindNordwest 23 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk15 %

Tomorrow 2021-08-02

Dry and partly sunny throughout the day, with cloudy periods from time to time.



  • 7am-12pmmainly sunny
  • whatshotTemperature5 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation25 % (0 mm)
  • flagWindNordwest 13 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk0 %


  • 12pm -6pm mainly sunny
  • whatshotTemperature8 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation20 % (0.2 mm)
  • flagWindNordwest 7 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk0 %

Tomorrow 2021-08-03

Early morning sunshine, soon followed by showers and finally thunderstorms.



  • 7am-12pmsunny and cloudy
  • whatshotTemperature8 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation10 % (0 mm)
  • flagWindSuedost 9 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk5 %


  • 12pm -6pm sun, clouds, rain
  • whatshotTemperature11 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation35 % (1 mm)
  • flagWindOst 10 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk35 %

Tomorrow 2021-08-04

Unsettled with showers, but also sunny spells from the morning on.



  • 7am-12pmthick clouds, some rain
  • whatshotTemperature8 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation45 % (1.4 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 9 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk25 %


  • 12pm -6pm sun, clouds, rain
  • whatshotTemperature11 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation50 % (1.2 mm)
  • flagWindOst 7 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk40 %

Public transport timetable

When do trains and buses run from one stage finish to the others?

Feeling tired or would you prefer to spend the day in the valley? No problem, you can just take public transport to the next resort. With a Kitzbüheler Alpen guest card you can enjoy a lot of discounts as well as free use of local trains between Wörgl and Hochfilzen. Some buses are also included in the offer. Exceptions to free public transport apply to guest cards for stays in Kitzbühel

Take a convenient shortcut or travel back

to the Kitzbüheler Alpen

Arrival from





Arrival and departure

Arrival and departure
Arrival and departure

Public transport will take you comfortably and easily to the start of the KAT Walk. At the end of the long-distance hike you can return there within an hour on public transport for free with your Kitzbüheler Alpen guest card.


Cable cars on the KAT Walk

Where can I shorten the route on the KAT Walk with the cable car? When do the cable cars open?

Saving tip: summer card for cable car shortcuts

Saving tip: summer card for cable car shortcuts
Saving tip: summer card for cable car shortcuts

For all those who want to use the cable cars as much as possible on the KAT Walk Compact to shorten the route, we recommend buying a Kitzbüheler Alpen summer card! All the details and prices ...


Kitzbüheler Alpen guest card

What advantages do I have with the guest card?

The Kitzbüheler Alpen Card

The Kitzbüheler Alpen Card
The Kitzbüheler Alpen Card

Find out about your personal advantage card for the Kitzbüheler Alpen. Your guest card = travel ticket for local public transport. Use the included transport offering and the many other additional offers and discounts.


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