NEW DATE! 27th Sept. SUNDAY!!! Purkersdorf to Neuwaldegg via Buchberg

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

Hike Leader: Class: 8

Description: DUE TO BAD WEATHER FORECAST THE HIKE WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY instead of Saturday. All other details remain the same.

A long and beautiful hike in the Vienna Woods. Perfect opportunity for those who want to prepare for D hikes. 80% in the forest and 20% on the pavement.

Distance: 25km
Duration of hike: approx. 8hrs of walking + 1.5hrs breaks
Total Positive Elevation: 800m
Highest peak: 516m (Sophienalpe)
Restaurant: possibility to grab a drink in the village of Gablitz but our main restaurant stop will be Mostalm towards the END of the hike.

*Route:*Purkersdorf Zentrum – Buchberg – Gablitz – Hahnbaumberg – Untermauerbach – Höhe Wand/Mostalm – Sophienalpe/Rotes Kreuz – Schwarzenbergpark – Neuwaldegg Marswiese

Map: Wienerwald

Meet: 8:00 at the train station of Purkersdorf Zentrum
(S50 from Westbahnhof 7:28am from Westbahnhof)

Return: 7:00pm in Neuwaldegg

Cost: Transportation: 4.2EUR train and 2.4Eur Bus or Tram

Registration: By 25th September

Note: Please bring food and drinks with you as our main restaurant stop will be towards the end of the hike. Also a headlamp and of course a raincoat in case of bad weather.

Registered: 16

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