A hut hike along the Kaiser Rock Walls: Taxi to Wochenbrunner Alm in Ellmau. Leaving the mountain restaurant we hike up to Gaudeamushütte and on to Lehrergrab, a popular vista point. We then continue via Ackerlhütte to Granderalm. This beautiful hike offers spectacular views of the Hohe Tauern Range and the rugged peaks of the Wilder Kaiser Massif. Return to the valley to cosy Gasthaus Rummlerhof.
Walking time: approx. 5 hours
Elevation gain: 600 m
Difficulty: ## Suitable for slightly advanced hikers who are comfortable on alpine trails. Trails can have exposed sections that require a good head for heights.
Effort Level: ## 600 - 900 meters elevation gain and loss
Hiking guides may change the tour program at their discretion due to adverse weather conditions and/or participants’ experience levels.
Hikers who show up with inappropriate gear will not be allowed to join the tour! All guided hikes are free of charge with St. Johann Card (without guest card € 10). Any cost for taxi and mountain lifts must be paid by the participants themselves. Dogs are not allowed! No registration required!
Equipment: sturdy hiking boots (no trainers!), appropriate clothing, water (!), snacks, rainwear, sun screen/sun protection, backpack and – optional – hiking poles. (Hiking poles can be rented at the tourist office.)