Fragranter Schutzhaus – Stall 

​Day 10. I wake up to sunshine. Again the camp wasn’t even half full and I could sleep well. I pack up and as I don’t see the guys at 7h20 I decide to start. Up they are much faster anyway and they only make a round trip to the Sadnig summit from the hut…

Rauris –  Fragranter Schutzhaus 

​Day 8. It rained heavily the whole night but luckily when I get up at 6am, the rain stopped. It is very foggy and cloudy though. The hotel took care of me nicely and a huge breakfast awaits me. I pack the bread rolls for later and only eat some yoghurt and muesli. I start…

Crossing the Alps South. Maria Alm – Rauris 

​Day 6. All you need in life are good friends. While relaxing at the nicely decorated Jufenalm, Robert manages to fix the corrupted map files on my GPS, I can play with the kids and am driven around in the car. A three courses dinner sets my calorie count right again and sleeping in a…

Crossing the Alps South. Berchtesgaden – Maria Alm 

​Day 3. Next morning it is difficult to get up. Tired, stiff, but with lots of plans for today I force myself up. The first part is an easy stroll along the Königsberger Ache (a small river) to the lake Königssee.  A quick climb up to the famous Malerwinkel for the view and I already…

Crossing the Alps South. Salzburg – Berchtesgaden 

If you want to cross the Alps by foot there are plenty of possibilities. After some research I settled on two different crossings. First, in 500km from Salzburg to Triest,  then back from Venice to Munich.  Salzburg – Triest is a rather new hiking trip, but I was very happy to receive a lot of…