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  1. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    03:02
    5.21 mi
    1.7 mph
    1,050 ft
    1,050 ft
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    1. Lech Zürs

      Corals, shells and ammonites at 2,000 meters altitude? On this good eight-kilometer tour you will hike through a sea in the mountains - the Stone Sea with fossils up to 200 million years old. Start of the hike is at Formarinsee. From there you walk past the Alpe Formarin and the Capricorn Monument.The path leads you uphill over Alpine pastures. After a good two kilometers you have reached the unique rock formations. First you see a small coral reef, the harbinger of the Stone Sea. The next section leads you through the large clusters of fossils. Have fun discovering and viewing the ancient testimonies of bygone life - but with caution. The path takes you past marked localities through the karst area.After six kilometers you will reach the Freiburger hut. Here you can stop and enjoy the great view of the Formarinsee. Along the water you walk back to the turning loop for the bus.The blue hiking bus takes you from the post office in Lech regularly up to the starting point of the hike and then back again.

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      • 03/29/2019

  2. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    05:34
    10.9 mi
    2.0 mph
    1,975 ft
    1,800 ft
    1. Lech Zürs

      It is one of the most beautiful places in Austria: the Körbersee. This almost 18-kilometer hike takes you to this idyllic place in the mountains. Starting point of the hike is in Lech. Right at the beginning you master most of the altitude difference on your ascent to Oberlech.You continue hiking through the picturesque landscape of the Auenfeld, until you are more than eight kilometers on the shores of the Körbersee. The riverside path leads directly to the restaurant Körbersee. The ideal place to stop in, relax and unwind.You continue hiking and pass the Kalbelesee in the Hochtannberg valley. The flat path leads you partly on the road and on hiking trails to Warth. From there the hiking bus takes you back to Lech.If you want to shorten the hike, you can take the first leg from Lech to Oberlech by bus.

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      • 03/29/2019

  3. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    04:57
    6.91 mi
    1.4 mph
    2,525 ft
    2,750 ft
    1. Lech Zürs

      You are an early bird? Perfect, because this hike is particularly rewarding as a sunrise tour. Experience unique moments as you head over the dewy steaming meadows to the summit and enjoy the sun's rays of dawn.Starting point of the hike is in Oberlech. The first two kilometers you walk on a relatively flat track, before the ascent begins. Passing the lower and upper Gaisbühel Alpe, we continue uphill in the direction of Mohnenfluh. The last section of the trail before the summit over the Mohnenfluhsattel leads you on steep serpentines over rocks and boulders. Good footwear is important.If you stand at the summit cross, you can be proud of 770 vertical meters and enjoy the fantastic panorama. Do not forget to immortalize yourself in the summit book. On the Mohnenfluhsattel you hike downhill again and then turn off towards Kriegeralpe. There you have earned a long break with hearty food.From the Kriegeralpe it is only two and a half kilometers to the mountain station of the Oberlech mountain railway. From here you can gondolas in the valley to Lech.The hiking bus from Lech takes you to the starting point of the hike.

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      • 03/29/2019

  4. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    05:09
    7.07 mi
    1.4 mph
    2,175 ft
    2,025 ft
    1. Lech Zürs

      Challenging, but absolutely rewarding is this eleven-kilometer summit hike. Start is at Spullersee. At the beginning you walk a short distance along the water until the hiking trail to the Gehrengrat branches off to the right. You walk steadily uphill, past a refuge and over green mountain pastures.Steep serpentines wind their way up the last stretch until you reach the Gehrengrat (2,439 meters) proudly at an altitude of 660 meters. Once at the top, you can take a short breath and let the magnificent landscape work on you.Steep serpentines meander up the last stretch until you can be proud of 660 vertical meters and stand on the Gehrengrat (1439 meters). Breathe through and let the grandiose landscape work on you.On the other side of the ridge, serpentines lead you through rugged terrain down to the Stone Sea, a beautiful and special landscape formed by nature. Relaxed is the way to the Freiburg hut from here.The hut is located on the idyllic Formarinsee. Take a deserved break and walk the last short distance to the bus stop around the lake. Experienced and vertigo-free hikers can also take the climb above the eastern shore.To Spullersee you get out without stress with the hiking bus from Lech. This brings you back to the place at the end of the day.

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      • 03/29/2019

  5. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

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    1. Lech Zürs

      Start this 13-kilometer, wildly romantic mountain trail on Formarinsee. In this picturesque place you can calmly tune in on the upcoming hike. Passing the Formarinalpe, you will hike up almost seven kilometers - but above you will be royally rewarded by the view of the unique landscape.The path leads you over green meadows, through coniferous forests and further up into rugged mountainous terrain. You hike just below the summit of the eastern Johanneskopf (2,508 meters) and over a pleasant slope to Göppinger hut. Reward yourself here for the 620 meters in altitude with a long rest.Then you hike down steep serpentines to Upper Älpele. On a wider trail, you return the last leg to the Gasthaus Älpele.At the starting point of the hike you will come from the post office in Lech with the hiking bus. This will take you back to Lech after your walk from the finish line.

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      • 03/29/2019

  6. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    1. Lech Zürs

      At the start of the tour, you'll get straight up - with the gondola. Because on the summit of the Rüfikopf (2,350 meters) begins this hike. Enjoy the fantastic all-round view and the idyllic mountain landscape - so walking is really fun. The path leads you through a beautiful nature, keep your eyes open for the capricorn colonies.You hike slightly downhill to the valley floor of the Ochsengümple. Then it goes back to the Rauhekopfscharte at 2,415 meters altitude. The challenging part of the hike is now behind you. The path drops gently and brings you to the Stuttgart hut, where you have earned a break on the sun terrace.Further downhill you hike to the valley floor of the Pazieltal valley and then to the Trittalpe. Not far, then you have reached your goal Zürs. In the tranquil village you will find several restaurants.With the blue hiking bus you come from Lech to the Rüfikopfbahn as well as from the center of Zürs back to Lech.

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      • 03/29/2019

  7. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    03/29/2019

    04:03
    8.49 mi
    2.1 mph
    175 ft
    1,600 ft
    1. Lech Zürs

      The Lech begins its journey to the Danube on the picturesque Lake Formarin and here also the 125 kilometer long Lechweg starts. On this almost 14-kilometer hike, you'll get to know the first leg of the long-distance hiking trail. You wander through one of the last wild river landscapes in Europe and are accompanied on your way constantly by the bubbling of the Lech.Past the Formarinalpe and the Capricorn Monument, you will walk over green alpine meadows, framed by dark conifers and bright mountain ridges. After about nine kilometers you walk past the Gasthaus Älpele, perfect for a break in the beautiful countryside.The rocky Lechuferweg leads you to the fish pond in Zug and from there along the shore to the village of Lech. Since you accompany the river on this journey a bit along its journey, you always hike slightly downhill.Along the way you come to great resting places over. You can find several rest stops along the route, if you do not want to carry any food yourself. In Lech there are also many restaurants for completing your hiking day.To the starting point you come from the post office in Lech with the hiking bus. In the warm months, the bus commutes several times daily up to Formarinsee.

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      • 03/29/2019

  8. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    11/07/2017

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    1. Lech Zürs

      This hike leads you through the dreamlike Oberlech. On the almost two-hour hike, an impressive mountain ambience is guaranteed. It leads you past the lookout point "Guggisköpfe", on to the Gaisbühelalpe, where cheese has been made since the 13th century. On the way back you can stretch your legs on one of the many sun terraces and relax. La vie est belle!

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      • 10/25/2017

  9. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    11/07/2017

    01:28
    2.57 mi
    1.8 mph
    1,175 ft
    0 ft
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    1. Lech Zürs

      This tour is a perfect start for a winter holiday in Lech Zürs. If you are just starting the winter hiking season or if you are traveling with your kids, this tour is perfect for you. Overall, it is not very steep or technically demanding, yet you expect constant slope. In addition, you can expect two very special delicacies with the "Kriegeralpe" and the hut "Der Wolf".

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      • 10/26/2017

  10. Lech Zürs planned a hike.

    10/26/2017

    01:43
    3.46 mi
    2.0 mph
    875 ft
    0 ft
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    1. Lech Zürs

      Just under five kilometers lie between the two known places Lech and Zürs. A perfectly developed hiking trail leads you, partly through the sugared forest and partly beside the Lechtalstraße, from village to village. Perfect for a short early morning hike or to relax your legs after a day on the boards.

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      • 10/26/2017

About Lech Zürs

Seit über einem Jahrhundert locken Schnee, Gastfreundschaft, Tradition und mondäne Beschaulichkeit Wintersportler aus aller Welt nach Lech Zürs am Arlberg. Es zählt zum erlesenen Kreis der zwölf Mitgliedsorte von „Best of the Alps“. Nicht nur sportlich Ambitionierte kommen in der traumhaften Winterlandschaft auf ihre Kosten, auch für Spaziergänger, Genussspechte und Kulturbegeisterte hält die Wintersaison vieles bereit.

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