HOCHsteiermark planned a hike.
February 26, 2019
This ten-kilometer walk on the Mugel starts in Leoben, Gösser beer capital and second largest city in Styria. The way leads you from the main station over the Mur, through the city center and the city park to the observation deck at the castle ruins mass castle. From here you can get an overview of the city. It continues uphill on the peak of Christ until the Mugelschutzhaus, which stands on the summit of the 1,632 meter high mountain. The path with its gentle slope leads you up through forests and over alpine heights. Back on the same way back down to Leoben.The Mugelschutzhaus is farmed all year round. Here you can recover from the climb and enjoy the view of the Mur, Mürz and Vordernbergertal. After the hike, it is worth taking a walk over the cozy main square in Leoben. Several restaurants are available here. In the city you will also find many interesting museums. An overview can be found here: tourismus-leoben.at.The perfect place to relax after a long day of hiking is the Asia Spa Leoben. Recharge your batteries in the sauna or treat yourself to a reflexology foot massage. You can book an appointment right here: asiaspa.at.You would rather like some more action? Then "The Wild Mountain" in Mautern is the right address. Nearly 300 alpine animals, feedings, a bird of prey show and a game park await you in the wildlife park. Everything else you can read here: derwildeberg.at.