Winter hike St. Jakob i.H. - Bergbahn Pillersee - Jakobskreuz


  • EasyLevel
  • access_time0:35 hDuration
  • arrow_right_alt2,1 kmDistance
  • terrain856 mHighest point
  • trending_up12 mUphill
  • trending_down20 mDownhill
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Tour information

From the center of the village (parish church), turn left until you reach Pension Elisabeth. Here turn right into the side path and walk down to the building and recycling yard. At the fork turn left (see signpost) via the hamlet of Reith past the Kitzspitz vacation hotel to the Buchensteinwand valley station of the Pillersee cable car. From there you can connect to St. Ulrich am Pillersee and Hochfilzen. Return via the same route.

TIP: an ascent with the chairlift is also possible for pedestrians. Visit the 30 m high, completely accessible Jakobskreuz on the Buchensteinwand (1.456m).


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Winter hike St. Jakob i.H. - Bergbahn Pillersee - Jakobskreuz


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  • Asphalt, rolled winter hiking trail
  • warm or breathable winter outdoor clothing, waterproof shoes with non-slip profile
  • Coming from Fieberbrunn or Waidring via L2 to St. Jakob i.H. The parish church is directly on the road. Parking available in the center.
  • By bus: free bus service from Ellmau / Kitzbühel / St. Johann i.T. / Lofer and within the PillerseeTal region. Stop St. Jakob i.H. elementary school. Free of charge with guest card.
  • Parking lot village center or elementary school

Restaurants & infrastructure

Das Bergblick

Das Bergblick
Das Bergblick
St. Ulrich am Pillersee



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