Start the tour at the tourist information office in Hopfgarten and walk in the direction of Wasserfeld. After a short climb you get to Blaikenhof farm. Walk on until you get to the entrance of the Schönbachtal valley (signpost Penning). Pass Litzl farm and Weberhof farm and walk on to Penningdörfl. Walk straight ahead at the chapel and follow the road between the old sawmill and the Kratz farm. Cross Penningberg road and walk on along Trauchaweg until shortly before the Traucha farms. Turn left there and walk downhill, passing the two farms. Follow the road to Kelchsau for a short way, cross the river at Hörbrunn and turn into the sideway. Follow the way which leads you past the Salvenaland leisure park. From Elsbethen district there are only a few steps left to get back to the town centre of Hopfgarten.
Alternative: from Penningdörfl via Leamwirt and along Penningberg road always following the signposted path nr. 73, you get to the road to Kelchsau. Now walk along the river promenade past the leisure park Salvenaland back to Hopfgarten (walking time: 2,5 hrs, length: 8.2 km)