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Schafberg (1783m)

Awesome mountain with great view

Hiking Difficult

8.5 km
1.3 km
24 m
3-4 hrs
Low Point
540 m
High Point
1.8 km
Schafberg (1783m) Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's not remote, it features low exposure and is typically done between May and August. From a low point of 540 m to the maximum altitude of 1.8 km, the route covers 8.5 km, 1259 vertical metres of ascent and 24 vertical metres of descent.


The view from the top is indescribable. Therefore the hike is worth it. But do not start pretty fast because the worst part is last 2km between middle and upper train station. On the other hand, in this part you have already beautiful view.



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

Low Exposure

1 out of 4

The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.


1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between May and August


  • Picturesque
  • Summit Hike