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Peaks in the Berchtesgadener Land

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Whether for the view or for the challenge, climbing the mountainous peaks in the Berchtesgadener Land is the best way to experience more of this beautiful region. But with 20 to choose from, it can be tough to know which peak to proceed with. That’s why we’ve collected the best peaks and summits in the Berchtesgadener Land for you here — so you can easily add one to your next adventure.

The top 20 peaks in the Berchtesgadener Land

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    1

    Grünstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Beautiful climb from the Königssee past the toboggan run possible. The view above is worth the effort.

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    Gipfel Hochstaufen

    Hiking Highlight

    Many paths lead to the Hochstaufen summit. No matter which way you get to the summit: you will be rewarded for your arduous ascent with a great view in all …

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    Salzburger Hochthron

    Hiking Highlight

    Great summit, I even saw a griffon vulture during my visit. Reachable from the mountain station in about 30 minutes.

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    Schneibstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Great view summit, reachable from the Jenner in 2.5 hours.

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    Kehlstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Wonderful view from the summit cross of Kehlstein, unfortunately in fog.

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    Toter Mann

    Hiking Highlight

    Nice little hut to rest.

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    Watzmann Südgipfel

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The Watzmann is also known as the guardian of the grail for clear, fresh drinking water. It is the symbol of the Berchtesgaden National Park.
    What would surely not be …

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    Steinerne Agnes

    Hiking Highlight

    The Stone Agnes

    The Stone Agnes (1305 m above sea level) is a bizarre rock form on the Dreisesselberg in the Latten Mountains in the Berchtesgaden Alps. The old stone …

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    9

    Schärtenspitze

    Hiking Highlight

    I recommend via ferrata equipment for ascent and descent.
    Ascent via Blaueishütte and descent to the other side.

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    10

    Teisenberg

    Hiking Highlight

    Great views of Lake Chiemsee, Lake Waginger, Hochstaufen, Zwiesel, Sonntagshorn, Salzburg, etc. Short descent to the ever popular Stoißeralm, where you can let yourself go in the midst of this beautiful panorama.

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    The Berchtesgadener Hochthron is the highest peak of the Untersberg massif and offers you a unique view of the surrounding mountains and above all of the impressive summit plateau.

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    Watzmann-Hocheck

    Hiking Highlight

    Yes, just wonderful the view, especially for a "lowland northerner", so thumbs up!

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    Gipfel Hohes Brett

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The name is derived from the flat, stony plateau of the summit area.
    The mountain tour to the Hohe Brett is a technically not particularly difficult tour.

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    Hochkalter

    Hiking Highlight

    With 2.607m the Hochkalter calls out condition-strong hikers. Surefootedness and a head for heights are required for the ascent to the neighboring summit of the Watzmann. But there are varied …

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    Gipfelkreuz Hoher Göll

    Hiking Highlight

    One of the most beautiful summit crosses of the Alps. Difficult to reach, you should plan for the rise of Hinterbrand from, about 6 hours. The view is absolutely great.

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    Dreisesselberg

    Hiking Highlight

    beautiful predominantly shady ascent (even on hot summer days) from the hiking center Bayr. Gmain to the Dreisessel (via Toni Michel Steig)
    from the three-chair to the preaching chair along …

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    Mooslahnerkopf

    Hiking Highlight

    The Mooslahnerkopf (1,815 m) offers a magnificent view of the Königssee and its surrounding peaks. Starting with Hohem Göll and Hohem Brett over Jenner and Hagengebirge, Steinernes Meer and Watzmann, the diversity of the Berchtesgaden Alps is particularly beautiful.

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    18

    Karkopf

    Hiking Highlight

    An absolute must up here is climbing the 1,738 meter high Karkopf. The Predigtstuhlbahn itself is worth seeing.

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    Grünsteingipfel

    Mountaineering Highlight

    Very nice panoramic view

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    Jenner

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The Jenner is a worthwhile summit destination because of its wonderful view of the surrounding peaks. If you are out and about in the alpine pastures around the Königssee, then …

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