From Hieflau, the route initially follows the main road and then continues along the Ennsbodenweg on an old forest road back to the Forstgarten campsite.
From here on the main road over the Enns and back to the NP Pavillon.
The bike trail is open:
May, June and September: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. / July and August: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Winter closure: beginning of October to end of April
Depending on snow melt and snowfall, the route may be closed longer in spring or earlier in autumn!
The tour is part of the Trans National Park!
Once you have reached the Hochscheibenalm, you can park your bike and then walk for about 1 1/4 hours along the Jägersteig trail with trail number 642 to the Ennstalerhütte. Preferably after an overnight stay at the Ennstalerhütte, the via ferrata "Teufelsteig (B/C)" to the Tieflimauer is highly recommended. Return via the Ennstalerhütte and trail 642 to the Hochscheibenalm.
Rest stopsNationalpark Pavillon
Safety informationEmergency call mountain rescue: 140
Emergency reporting tip - give answers to the six W-questions: What happened? How many injured? Where did the accident happen (possibly GPS coordinates)? Who reported the accident (call-back number)? When did the accident happen? Weather at the accident site?
Tips and hintsTourismusverband Gesäuse
8911 Admont, Österreich
Tel. +43 (0) 3613 21160 10
Infos zu Radtouren im Nationalpark
Getting thereArrival from Vienna: Option 1: Westautobahn A1 (exit Amstetten Nord), then continue on federal roads via Waidhofen/Ybbs, Weyer (B121) and Altenmarkt an der Enns, Weißenbach an der Enns, St. Gallen (B115).
Variant 2: Westautobahn A1 exit St. Pölten Süd, then on B20 (Mariazeller Bundesstraße), B25 (Erlauftaler Bundesstraße) and B115 (Eisenbundesstraße) into the Gesäuse.
Option 3: Südautobahn A2, S6 and Pyhrnautobahn A9, then either exit at Traboch and continue via Präbichl and Eisenerz into the Gesäuse or exit at Admont-Gesäuse near Ardning.
From Graz and Linz: Pyhrnautobahn A9 (Admont-Gesäuse exit) near Ardning.
From Salzburg: Tauernautobahn A10 and Ennstal-Bundesstraße B146 via Schladming and Liezen.
ParkingNational Park Pavilion / Gstatterboden
Please note the designated parking spaces in the Gesäuse National Park region!
Author’s map recommendations
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EquipmentA first aid kit belongs in the rucksack as well as the mobile phone (Euro emergency call 112), a repair kit, warm clothing, rain protection, light and enough food and drink.
Gloves and goggles protect hands and eyes.
Maps or GPS are valuable orientation aids.
Always wear a helmet uphill and downhill!