One of the most popular vantage points on Lake Traunsee.Walking time: approx. 1.25 hrs.Highest point: 923 mWeg no.: 1Starting point: Bundesstraße 145 in SiegesbachStops: Sonnsteinhütte des Bergrettungsdienst Traunkirchen (from Easter to the end of October on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, open daily from the start of the holidays in July and August). Tel No. 0664/3698389)Special feature: Panoramic view over the Traunsee region to the foothills of the Alps; impressive summit cross with Christ figure by Josef Moser

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Description

From the town centre, drive or walk approx.

1 km in a southerly direction to the village of Siegesbach - at the road bridge over the Siegesbach, the well-marked path leads uphill on the right over numerous steps - further along a scattered settlement on an old valley floor - at the fork at the wayside shrine "Dreifaltigkeit" left through the forest - crossing a ditch - at the fork in the last section of the path left over a steep rock ridge to the Sonnstein hut and the summit cross.Connection/descent possibilities:● Descent via the Sonnsteinweg to the main road approx.

1 Std● Crossing to the Gr.

Sonnstein (1037m) and descent to Ebensee approx.

2.25 hrs,