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Etappe 5: Aufstieg zum Rauhenkopf und weiter zum Melchboden – Alpenüberquerung Tegernsee nach Sterzing

Etappe 5: Aufstieg zum Rauhenkopf und weiter zum Melchboden – Alpenüberquerung Tegernsee nach Sterzing

6.72 mi
1.6 mph
2,725 ft
1,000 ft
Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

Tour Overview

Starting Point
1.18 mi


Hiking Highlight

3.22 mi


Hiking Highlight

4.11 mi


Hiking Highlight

5.89 mi


Hiking Highlight

6.33 mi


Hiking Highlight

6.69 mi

Jausenstation Melchboden

Hiking Highlight

6.72 mi


Bus Station



Tour Profile


Mountain Hiking Path: 3.25 mi
Hiking Path: 0.93 mi
Path: 2.10 mi
Road: 0.45 mi


Alpine: 1.60 mi
Natural: 1.09 mi
Unpaved: 3.57 mi
Paved: 122 yd
Asphalt: 0.38 mi
Unknown: < 109 yd

Weather Forecast


komoot planned a hike.

September 24, 2018


  • komoot

    On the fifth leg of the crossing of the Alps from Tegernsee to Sterzing, things really get off the ground in the truest sense of the word: about 830 vertical meters in the ascent will be tackled. However, you will also be fully rewarded for this ascent, because you are standing on the highest point of

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    September 25, 2018
  • Tip: take the bus to Schlegeisspeicher and stay overnight at the Dominikushütte. Nice, open-minded and friendly service .... in addition to tasty food and the great view of the reservoir. Advantage: You start the next morning alone, and not in the crowd of hikers who arrive by bus from Maierhofen, his walk.

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    October 17, 2019
  • Tomorrow I'm going to the stage. Naturally with Komot🗻 navigation

    It's my pleasure

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    July 1, 2020
  • Tip: From Melchboden you can also take the “Taxi Sandhofer” to Hippach or Mayrhofen or to the Schlegeisspeicher. Contact: +43 5282 3604, taxi-sandhofer.at

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    August 5, 2020
  • Hiked the stage yesterday.

    The tour climbs slightly early, which is good to go. After the waterfall, you should continue on the road until you can no longer go up at a house, because it is easier and faster to walk and you can concentrate on the view.

    Then it's a bit steep.

    (There were hikers who only got

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    August 9, 2021
  • The bus ride costs around 8 euros per person. Tell the bus driver Mayrhofen immediately ... then you can get on the train immediately in Ramsau (2nd station from Ramsau to Mayrhofen).

    Mayrhofen is a nice city to stroll through. Therefore, women should use the time to stroll and shop.

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    August 9, 2021

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