Damberg - Losenstein
Day hike through the rolling hills of the National Park region
Quality of experience: *****
- Refreshment stops available
- Cultural/historical value
- Botanical highlights
From Gasthaus Schoiber on the Damberg, the route passes the Laurenzi Chapel into the Dambach Valley, via Oberdambach to Laussa and via the Fatima Chapel and the Ramlerhöhe to Losenstein.
Trail number: 11
Hiking trails 467 or 406 are feeders for this day hike from Damberg to Losenstein.
From Gasthaus Schoiber on the Damberg, hiking trail 11 starts to the Laurenzi Chapel, across the Damberg meadow and Heiden into the Dambach valley. From there it goes up to Oberdambach, past Camp Sibley and down below the Sonnberg through the Fuchstalergraben to the village center of Laussa.
Leave Laussa in a south-easterly direction and walk past Kogl Castle up the Schindlthal to the Fatima Chapel. Via the Ramlerhöhe and the Kirchenberg it goes downhill from now on to Losenstein.
This day hike, with the feeder trails 467 or 406 from Steyr and the return trip with the Ennstalbahn, is a tip for guests from Steyr who like to travel by public transport.
- Board possible
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
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.
St. Ulrich/parking at Gasthaus Schoiber
- Early winter
- Deep winter
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