25th October 2020: Hohe Wand

Corona: Please follow the recommendations of the alpine associations of Austria, English translation on ACV (Alpine Club Vienna)

Hike Leader: Class: B/C5

Description: Hohe Wand is a limestone massif West of Wiener Neustadt. There are many routes to reach the plateau. We shall visit the ruins of Starhemberg, pass by the Einhornhöhle and climb up to the plateau via Dobrilsteig (some ladders, easy); if you do not like ladders there is an easy way around that route. The way down to Waldegg is over a more gentle route.
THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (15) has already been reached on 5 October

Route: Dreistetten – Ruine Starhemberg – Einhornhöhle – Dobrilsteig – Herrgotschnitzerhaus – Kohlröserlhaus (lunch) – Saugraben – Waldegg

Map: Wiener Hausberge, sheet 23

Meet: At 8:25 a.m. Bahnhof Meidling, near ticket office/ticket machines/bakery; please be punctial if you want to take part in the Einfach Raus ticket; train departs at 8:45 – PLEASE CONSIDER TIME CHANGE THAT WEEKEND

Return: Bei Train from Waldegg at 16:54 or at 17:54 p.m. via Wiener Neustadt to Wien Meidling – arriving Vienna 90 minutes later

Cost: Train fare with “Einfach Raus Ticket” EUR 10-15, exact price depending on number of participants

Registration: By Thursday, 22 October, to hike leader; please note that as of 5 October the hike is already fully booked. Further registrations will be put on the waiting list – you will be informed if there is room in case of cancellations

Note: Cloathing according to the weather, good hiking books, bring drink and snacks – rainwear!

Registered: 22

  • Stephanie
  • Aneta Fileva
  • Eithne
  • Marlies Grahsl

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