Alps High Tour 2007

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					              Alps High Tour 2007
          Karwendel range, Austria

A strenuous 6 day walk around the Karwendel range, involving carrying equipment from hut to
Arrival Day - Sat 8th Sept.

Fly in to either Munich or Innsbruck airport.
Train Journey to Seefeld.
Overnight accommodation in Seefeld (1,180m.)
Day 1 – Sun 9th Sept.                              3 hours; Descent 700m

Train journey to Mittenwald.
Take Germany’s second highest cable car, to top of West Karwendel spitz
(2,384m.) Some optional Via Ferratas at top of mountain.
Journey to Hochland Hutte (1,623m.)

Day 2 – Mon 10th Sept.                             5 ½ hours; Ascent 200m; Descent 100m

Hochland Hutte to Karwendel Haus (1,771m.)

Day 3 – Tue 11th Sept.                             7 ½ hours; Ascent 1,500m; Descent 1,400m

Karwendel Hutte to Halleranger Haus (1,768m.)
Possibility to ascend Birkkar spitze (2,749 m.)
Day 4 – Wed 12th Sept.                             5 ½ hours; Ascent 700m; Descent 600m

Halleranger Hutte to Hotel Seegrube (1,966m.)
Possibilities of several peaks (2,600 m.) along the way.
Day 5 – Thu 13th Sept.                             6 hours; Ascent 300m; Descent 400m

Hotel Seegrube to Solstein Hutte (1,806m.)
Peaks (2,600 m.) and or Via Ferrata day.
Day 6 – Fri 14th Sept.                             5 ½ hours Ascent 400m; Descent 200m

Solstein Hutte to Seefeld. Round to Nordlinger Hutte
(2,239m.) – some Via Ferrata possibilities on the way.
Then either direct to cable car and funicular to Seefeld, or over
Reither Spitze (2,400 m.) And Seefelder Joch.

Departure day – Sat 15th Sept.

Put feet up and go home.

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