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Christlessee

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Recommended by 1165 out of 1243 hikers

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  • HPT

    The Christlessee is located in the southeast of Oberstdorf near the hamlet of Gottenried in the Trettach valley at an altitude of 916 meters. At the bottom of the lake there are some karst springs that ensure that the crystal-clear Christlessee with drinking water quality never freezes over in winter, as this spring water has a temperature of four to six degrees in summer and winter.

    The lake can be reached either via the driveway (only with permission), which leads into the Trettachtal via the Burgstallsteig on Renksteg, or via the sidewalk that branches off at the Mühlenbrücke and leads via pits to Gottenried. Café Christlessee is 100 meters north of the lake and invites you to stop.

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    • December 16, 2019

  • Kauai

    One might think that the tree trunks or the bottom of the lake are above the water, so clear and blue-green is the lake.
    A path leads around the lake.

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    • June 6, 2018

  • Ralf

    Easy hike from Oberstdorf to the beautiful Christlesee.
    In sunshine, the environment is reflected in the lake

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    • December 7, 2016

  • Anja

    Turquoise blue, crystal clear water - and mosquitos ....

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    • June 24, 2017

  • feil simon

    Beautiful lake and around great views

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    • January 13, 2018

  • Sally

    Small lake with crystal clear water.

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    • August 22, 2018

  • Alex

    Christelsee a very nice little lake

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    • May 13, 2017

  • ebiketourinfo / Holger

    The small hotel on the way invites you to coffee, etc. and the view towards the lake is already nice.

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    • August 31, 2017

  • Marion

    A beautiful little lake that supposedly never freezes

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    • January 15, 2018

  • Hansjörg

    Fantastically located. Clear green water. Easy to reach from Oberstdorf also for inexperienced and people with less condition. Can be integrated into a circular route over Moorweiher.

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    • March 24, 2019

  • Gerda

    The Christlessee can be reached on a beautiful hike through the Trettach valley. The colors of the water are gorgeous ... turquoise and crystal clear ... you can easily reach Oberstdorf again on a circular hiking trail

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    • August 28, 2020

  • Petra

    A beautiful little lake that is worth a detour on the way from Oberstdorf to Hölltobel. There is a footpath that can be used to go around the lake. Depending on the influence of the light, the color of the Christlessee looks different. Very nice photo opportunities.

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    • October 17, 2020

  • Oberstdorf🏔⛰

    The lake is icy cold and you can only stand it very short. But it is a very good cooling.

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    • July 27, 2019

  • Matze Kastner

    The lake is small, but you are happy about this stopover on a hike. The nearby café or the hotel also give you the opportunity to stop for a short break

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    • February 16, 2020

  • Tonopah

    A magnet for hikers

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    • September 1, 2020

  • Alex

    Oberstdorf one of the most beautiful places in the Alps and starting point for many hikes

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    • May 13, 2017

  • Chris124

    From the terrace beautiful views of the Trettachtal, thanks to the sun even in late autumn still great to sit outside.

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    • October 31, 2017

  • Holger

    Very nice clear lake to linger

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    • August 18, 2020

  • Westerwälder Waldläufer

    A crowd puller due to its color

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    • June 25, 2021

  • Gss

    Also a "classic" from Oberstdorf, coveted destination in summer and winter with a cozy stop at the Christlessee Cafe-Restaurant

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    • June 28, 2020

  • Sally

    Idyllic city with a small but beautiful pedestrian area. Great starting point for hikes.

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    • August 22, 2018

  • Froonck

    Short hike from Oberstdorf over the Moorweiher in the direction of Spielmannsau to the Christlesee. The water is so clear and clean that the landscape is reflected in it. Right next door is the rustic Christlesee Restaurant and Café, which is worth a stop.

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    • January 29, 2022

  • Martin (📍UL 🇩🇪 )

    very nice idyllic place

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    • October 25, 2020

  • Westerwälder Waldläufer

    Very nice lake. In summer it is too cold to bathe and in winter it never freezes over

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    • July 7, 2021


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Location: Oberstdorf, Oberallgäu, Allgäu, Swabia, Bavaria, Germany

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