Lake Schwarzsee


  • EasyLevel
  • access_time4:30 hDuration
  • arrow_right_alt14,5 kmDistance
  • terrain838 mHighest point
  • trending_up300 mUphill
  • trending_down300 mDownhill
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Tour information

This hike starts at the tourist office in Oberndorf. Follow Lindenweg to the junction at Kreuzgasse. Walk through the residential area to Hartsteinwerk Kitzbühel. Follow the federal road for a short stretch until you get to a side road. Take the side road to the hamlet of Schmiedboden where you keep to the right. The trail takes you through snow-covered pastures and pat frosted trees to the old farmhouses on the Bichlach plateau. The hike continues past Gieringer Weiher pond. Continue through a charming little neighborhood of Kitzbühel to pristine Lake Schwarzsee, Tirol's largest moor lake. The hike continues along the shore for a little bit, past inns and then makes a left towards Steuerberg. Continue along a pretty trail until Schmiedboden. Back at Hartsteinwerk follow Josef Hager Straße to the center of Oberndorf.

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Lake Schwarzsee


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  • well prepared asphalt and gravel trails
  • Steady trekking shoes
    Functional shirt
    Snacks and full drink bottles
    Fully charged mobile phone and charger
    First aid kit
    Sun protection
  • Starting from the region St. Johann in Tirol (Click here for driving description) take the B161 to Oberndorfer Landesstraße and then Josef-Hager-Straße
  • Guest card = train ticket from guest to traveller in no time

    Postbus 4000 St. Johann i.T. Bahnhof - Oberndorf i.T. Ort

    Zug 201 Giselabahn St. Johann i.T. Bahnhof - Oberndorf i. T- Bahnhof


    Train 201 Giselabahn Kitzbühel Schwarzsee - St. Johann i. T.
  • Oberndorf i. T. cemetery parking lot