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Durch das Steinerne Meer - Von Ramsau über den Hochkönig nach Bischofshofen

Long distance hiking trail · Kronplatz
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difficult
Distance 55 km
21:24 h
3,653 m
3,738 m
2,928 m
544 m

Author’s recommendation

Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
2,928 m
Lowest point
544 m
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Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Ramsau bei Berchtesgaden (628 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.000000, 12.000000
DMS
47°00'00.0"N 12°00'00.0"E
UTM
33T 271930 5209532
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Destination

Bischofshofen

Turn-by-turn directions

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

Coordinates

DD
47.000000, 12.000000
DMS
47°00'00.0"N 12°00'00.0"E
UTM
33T 271930 5209532
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

AV-Karte 10/1 - Steinernes Meer - 1:25000. ISBN 978-3-928777-26-1

AV-Karte 10/2 - Hochkönig, Hagengebirge - 1:25000. ISBN 978-3-928777-10-0

AV-Karte Bayerische Alpen BY20 - Lattengebirge, Reiteralm, Ramsau - 1:50000.ISBN 978-3-937530-25-3

Bayerisches Landesvermessungsamt - Nationalpark Berchtesgaden - 1:25000. ISBN 3-86038-093-1

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Long-Distance Hikes

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Camping Equipment

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Mountain Hut

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
55 km
Duration
21:24 h
Ascent
3,653 m
Descent
3,738 m
Highest point
2,928 m
Lowest point
544 m
Public-transport-friendly Multi-stage route Linear route Refreshment stops available

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