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Kalvarienbergkapelle

Kalvarienbergkapelle

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  • Tamara

    What a perfect place for a chapel! 300 steps lead up to this wonderful vantage point high above the village of Ebensee am Traunsee. Sit down and just enjoy!

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    • January 14, 2021

  • schimp

    In 1690, a wooden calvary chapel was built in place of today's “Berghaus”. Inside the chapel there was a small holy grave, in front of the chapel 3 wooden crosses were placed. The weather affected the wooden chapel so much that after 80 years a new building was considered. After a long search, the current location was chosen and the chapel was rebuilt.
    In 1779 the new church was consecrated with a mass.
    In 1785 the church received a small bell, a few years later a second bell and in 1813 a small organ. Over 300 steps lead up to the Kalvarienbergkirche, the wooden steps were replaced by stone steps in 1822. In 1827 the Calvary was made accessible.
    Source: traunsee.salzkammergut.at

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    • January 13, 2018

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  • Intermediate
    02:39
    6.22 mi
    2.4 mph
    250 ft
    250 ft
  • Difficult
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    10.3 mi
    1.3 mph
    4,075 ft
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    9.92 mi
    1.7 mph
    2,650 ft
    2,675 ft
Location: Ebensee, Gmunden, Salzkammergut, Upper Austria, Austria

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  • Elevation560 m

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