Dorfbachrunde Nr. 6

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  • EasyLevel
  • access_time1:30 hDuration
  • arrow_right_alt5,3 kmDistance
  • terrain759 mHighest point
  • trending_up80 mUphill
  • trending_down80 mDownhill
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Bichlach Oberndorf

Tour information

The starting point is at the Oberndorf tourist office. Walk in the direction of the swimming pool Bichlachbad into the Oberndorf forest park. The first turn to the right leads you to the chapel Bergkapelle, along slagheaps from past mining times. The deepest shaft in the world was dug there in 1597. Around 1600, the Heiliggeist shaft was already 887 metres deep and employed 1700 miners. Mining was the most important industry in the 16th/17th centuries. The Bergkapelle, dedicated to St. Nepomuk, is worth seeing. The chapel was built in 1732 in Baroque style, and beautiful fresco paintings by Simon Benedikt Faistenberger decorate it. The great conductor Herbert von Karajan was quietly married here. You cross the Rerobichlstraße, hike slightly uphill straight ahead to the Riederbauer and once again enjoy the magnificent panorama of the Wilder Kaiser. Continue through the hilly landscape in the direction of Buchbergbauer. A meadow path leads to the Dorfbachweg on the right. This takes you to the centre of Oberndorf.

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Dorfbachrunde Nr. 6

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  • Gravel, asphalt, forest paths
  • Sturdy pair of shoes with grip sole
    Breathable outdoor clothing
    Sufficient food and drinks
    First aid kit
    Mobile phone with full battery
    Hiking map & guide
    GPS device or download GPS data to your mobile phone if necessary
    Sun protection (sunglasses, sun cream & cap)
    Cash
    Telescopic sticks
  • Starting from the region St. Johann in Tirol (Click here for driving description) take the B161 to Oberndorfer Landesstraße to Josef-Hager-Straße
  • Guest card = ticket - bus & train included!



    Postbus 4012 St. Johann i.T. Bahnhof - Oberndorf i.T. Ort

    Zug 201 Giselabahn St. Johann i.T. Bahnhof - Oberndorf i. T- Bahnhof
  • Oberndorf i. T. cemetery parking

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