The prettiest summits in Kirchberg in Tirol
The numerous summits in Kirchberg and Aschau have something special in store for everyone. Hike to the biggest mountain in Kirchberg, the Großer Rettenstein (2366m), rather than rocky and rugged routes, in Kirchberg and Spertental you will encounter more gentle grass mountains. While on holiday in Kirchberg you get to scale a different summit every day and enjoy the mountains. With or without using the cable cars as support, each summit has its own charm and invites to you enjoy a rest and enjoy yourself. For ambitious hikers there are also more demanding summit hikes in the Kitzbüheler Alpen. Many of the surrounding mountains are above 2000m altitude.
The summits in Kirchberg and Aschau
The highest summit in Kirchberg - the Großer Rettenstein
An insider tip in Kirchberg. The Großer Rettenstein in the Spertental-Aschau nature conservation area is the highest peak (2366m) in Kirchberg and therefore is guaranteed to provide a superb panorama. The striking figure of the Großer Rettenstein is rugged, rocky and juts out unexpectedly from the lush landscape. The mountain, which can be seen from quite a distance, has special geological status, since it has a 400m thick limestone layer. This prominent mountain is not short of mystery. People tell of stories about two 'Steinfrauen', of the 'Rettensteinmaus' and 'Hexentanzplatz'. Maps route Gr. Rettenstein