Hike - Hörnle tour (summer route)

Mountain tour

A classic among the tours in the alpine foothills: the hike up to the Hörnle!

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  • Type Mountain tour
  • Difficulty easy
  • Duration 1:00 h
  • Distance 2,8 km
  • Ascent 476 m
  • Descent 2 m
  • Lowest point 913 m
  • Highest point 1389 m
We start our tour at the bottom station of the Hörnle cable car in Bad Kohlgrub, and from there we follow the signs for the "Sommerweg" (summer trail) up to the Hörnle. Soon we leave the forest road and walk uphill on a beautiful hiking trail through the forest. Shortly underneath our destination we leave the forest and hiking trail to go the last few metres on a forest road up towards the alpine hut Hörnle Hütte.
In case of emergency, please notify the nearest rescue coordination centre. Regardless of location, you can reach this throughout Germany under the telephone number 112.
From Munich via the A95 motorway and St2062 state road as well as from Garmisch-Partenkirchen via the federal highways B2 and B23.
Parking lot Hörnle funicular

Please note: guests in “The Blue Land” and the “Ammergau Alps” regions can park free of charge at a variety of municipal parking areas (maximum parking time may not be exceeded) with the electronic guest card or the KönigsCard.

Guests in “The Blue Land” and the “Ammergau Alps” regions can use a variety of bus lines free of charge with the electronic guest card or the KönigsCard. You can obtain further information at: www.dasblaueland.de/Service/Kostenlos-Busfahren

Map and arrival

Elevation profile