May 20: Dunkelsteiner Wald/Wachau

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

Hike Leader: Class: 5 (brisk pace)

Around the base of Göttweig monastery’s big hill and into the great Dunkelsteiner Wald. A lovely forest walk leads us to the vineyards of the Wachau and finally to the ancient streets of Stein.

Göttweig – Klein Wien – Sandplatz – Am Hirschen – Am Giritzer – Mautern – Stein (optional Heuriger and Italian dinner).

Österreichische Karte 1:50.000, sheet 4323 Sankt Pölten.

Wien Heiligenstadt station hall, 09.50. Train to Krems leaves at 10.10. We will get Einfach Raus tickets. Please be on time so that I know the exact size of the group. If you do not join us at the Heuriger and restaurant you must get your own ticket.

From Krems, arrival at Heiligenstadt 20.00; 18.00 if you do not join the après-walk activities.

Share in Einfach Raus ticket, EU 13 maximum.

By 18 May to the hike leader. Please indicate whether you want to join the dinner party.

Bring packed lunch and raingear (no shelter on most of the walk).

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