GrieĂźbachklamm in Erpfendorf - Region St. Johann in Tirol

Griesbachklamm gorge

A hiking destination for all the family in Erpfendorf in Tirol!

Experience a unique natural site! Griesbachklamm gorge is beyond any doubt the top hiking destination in our region. Clear water along with romantic views are on offer in this natural experience in Erpfendorf. The paths to the gorge have been set up with a great deal of attention to detail and with sensitivity, to create a natural path.

  • Family at the Griesbachklamm gorge suspension bridge - St. Johann in Tirol region
    Family hiking across the suspension bridge in the Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf.
  • Family playing in the Griesbachklamm gorge - St. Johann in Tirol region
    Family playing in the stream bed in Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf.
  • Jetty in the Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - St. Johann in Tirol region
    Family hiking over a jetty in Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf.
  • Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - St. Johann in Tirol region
    The natural experience - Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - is a refreshing hiking destination.
  • Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - St. Johann in Tirol region
    The natural experience - Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - is a refreshing hiking destination.
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    Griesbachklamm
  • Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - St. Johann in Tirol region
    The natural experience - Griesbachklamm gorge in Erpfendorf - is a refreshing hiking destination.

Details & Facts

  • checkLocation: Erpfendorf

  • checkStart point: Griesbachklamm gorge car park

  • checkCar parking: Griesbachklamm gorge car park

  • checkTotal length of the route: 10 km

  • checkDifficulty level: medium

  • checkWalking time: ca. 4.5 hours

  • checkSuitable for children and families: Yes

  • checkNegotiable with a pram: No

Head into nature! The first section of the gorge proceeds through a wild, romantic gorge, that is also easy to walk on at the narrow sections thanks to the jetties and the suspension bridges. The ascent climbs gently and is also manageable for less ambitious walkers. Good footwear is definitely recommended.

Tours

Hikes in the Griesbachklamm gorge!

Highlights of the tour

  • checkRefreshing hiking destination with plenty of water and unspoilt natural surroundings

  • checkExciting path with suspension bridges and jetties

  • checkSnack stops available at the Angerlalm and the Huberalm

Car park

By bike, bus or car to the Griesbachklamm gorge!

The car park, from where the hike starts, is around 800 m (coming from Kirchdorf) after the exit point of the town of Erpfendorf on the right hand side, right next to the road.

A fee is payable for the parking areas at Griesbachklamm gorge. A day ticket costs 6 Euro and from 15.00 these drop to 3 Euro. We have a season parking ticket offer for all guests who visit Griesbachklamm gorge on a regular basis. Available easily and conveniently for 40 Euro in all the information offices in the region.

TIP: Looking to hike but don’t want to use your car and want to do something good for the environment? Then take the Postbus 4012 and get off at Griesbachklamm stop. And the best of all – with your St. Johann Card the bus ticket is included.

Car parks

  • checkGriesbachklamm car park I: Loferer StraĂźe, 6383 Erpfendorf

  • checkGriesbachklamm car park II: Clemens-Holzmeister-Weg, 6383 Erpfendorf

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With the public transport to the nature • Region St. Johann in Tirol

By bus to hiking ... so you can enjoy nature relaxed, environmentally friendly and without looking for a parking space!

5 bike boxes are available at the Griesbachklamm to store your bike safely. These can be locked with your own bike lock on the eyelets on the outside of the boxes.

Location and arrival

Address and parking spaces of the Griesbachklamm!

Getting to Griesbachklamm car park I

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Getting to Griesbachklamm car park II

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Snack stop options

Alpine inns and mountain restaurants along the tour!

Huberalm

Huberalm
Huberalm
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Angerlalm

Angerlalm
Angerlalm
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Opening hours of the gorge

The Griesbachklamm gorge opens at the end of April!

In spring, after the snow has melted, a safety inspection must be carried out by an expert. The slopes are climbed over and loose rock is removed or blasted. The footbridges are made passable and all other necessary and required repair work is carried out. Only then will the Griesbach Gorge be ready again for all nature lovers, mountain admirers and hiking enthusiasts.

The gorge is closed at the beginning of November. High temperature fluctuations and frost increase the risk of stones coming loose from the rock faces and injuring hikers. The footbridges are covered with wood for the winter months to protect them from avalanches and falling rocks.

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Weather

Latest weather forecast for the St. Johann in Tirol region!

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