Heiligenstein via Neudorf/Lindau

  • Suitable for families
  • culturally interesting
  • Flatly

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Destination: 3334 Breitenau

duration: 0h 54m
length: 2,1 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 339m
Altitude difference (downhill): 6m

Lowest point: 435m
Highest point: 774m
difficulty: very easy
condition: easy
panoramic view: Some Views

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Gravel, Hiking trail

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Short description:
Hike to the local mountain of Gaflenz with the pilgrimage church Heiligenstein



Quality of experience: ***



Recommended season:

  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November



Properties:

  • Round trip
  • Loop
  • Scenic
  • Refreshment stops available
  • Family friendly
  • Cultural/historical value

Description:
The hike to the Heiligenstein offers a magnificent panoramic view of Gaflenz and the peaks of the Weyrer Bögen (Almkogel, Bodenwies ...), Gesäuseberge and Haller Mauern, and also leads to a traditional pilgrimage site, the only Sebaldus church in Austria.

Trail number: E08



Directions:
Starting from Neudorf/Lindau (B121), the hiking trail E08 leads to the Heiligenstein and several other trails offer themselves for the Heiligenstein, making different circular hikes possible.

Variants:


E06 from the center of Gaflenz via Kreuzweg


E07 from the center of Gaflenz via the Pfarralm


E09 from Weyer via the nature trail


Theme trail: At several stations in and around the church, visitors receive information about the history of the mountain shrine, its importance as a place of pilgrimage and the work of St. Sebald.


Today, the so-called "Mesnerhaus" houses the snack station. Guests are treated to regional specialties and homemade pastries on weekends and holidays from May to October.

Starting point: Gaflenz/Neudorf - Lindau B121
Destination: Gaflenz/Heiligenstein

further information:
  • Flatly
  • Board possible

Accessibility / arrival

Getting there
From Salzburg/Linz: A1 motorway exit Enns-Steyr > B115 into the Enns Valley

From Vienna: A1 motorway exit Haag > B42 > B122 > B115 into the Enns Valley


From Passau: A8 Passau > Wels > A1 motorway exit Enns-Steyr > B115 into the Enns Valley


From Graz: A9 Pyhrnautobahn > motorway exit Klaus > Grünburg > into the Ennstal Valley



Public Transit
The Ennstalbahn runs between Linz and Weißenbach-St. Gallen.

Details at www.ooevv.at


Railway Stations are located in Steyr, Garsten, Lahrndorf, Dürnbach, Ternberg, Trattenbach, Losenstein, Reichraming, Großraming, Gaflenz, Weyer, Küpfern, Kastenreith, Kleinreifling and Weißenbach-St. Gallen.



Parking
Gaflenz/Neudorf - Lindau
Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Most economical season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Early winter

Please get in touch for more information.

Heiligenstein via Neudorf/Lindau
Tourismusverband Steyr und die Nationalpark Region
Stadtplatz 27
4400 Steyr

Phone +43 7252 53229
E-Mailinfo@steyr-nationalpark.at
Webwww.steyr-nationalpark.at/
http://www.steyr-nationalpark.at/

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Tour-Details

Destination: 3334 Breitenau

duration: 0h 54m
length: 2,1 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 339m
Altitude difference (downhill): 6m

Lowest point: 435m
Highest point: 774m
difficulty: very easy
condition: easy
panoramic view: Some Views

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Gravel, Hiking trail

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