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The Gaisl High Trail in Braies

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  • Angenehmes Wandern auf dem Gaisler-Höhenweg.
    Angenehmes Wandern auf dem Gaisler-Höhenweg.
    Photo: Athesia Verlagsanstalt
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Distance 12 km
4:00 h
399 m
877 m
2,340 m
1,494 m
From the Plätzwiese to the Rossalm.
The seven-kilometre-long high-level trail sometimes leads directly to the colourfully varied walls of the Gaisl massif, which shoots vertically upwards from wide cirques.

From "Brückele" with the inn of the same name, take the bus up to the Plätzwie­sensattel (1991 m, inns). Hiking trail: From the Plätzwiese meadow first on trail 3 through meadows and trees in gentle ups and downs southwestwards to the trail junction not far from the Stollaalm (approx. 1970 m), continue following mark 3 über steiniges und begrastes Gelände up to a flat Jöchl (2325 m), now in flat slope traverse to a Rücken under the Schlechtgaisl (2300 m) and around it and a Karmulde starting to a second, this time quite rugged Rücken under the Gaisele (2257 m). From there on the somewhat exposed, but with ropes, scramble across a rocky and stony steep slope, finally again in an easy hike through stony grassy terrain and finally briefly down to the Rossalm (2164 m; bar); from Plätzwiese 3 hours. Descent: From the Rossalm, always follow trail no. 4 on a wide path, first in hairpin bends through the forest down to a large area, then down over the large scree slope of the Rosslahn and


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December 11, 2013 · Community
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