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Best trails in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

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Looking for a great trail near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria? AllTrails has 48 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Naturpark Karwendel or Naturpark Kaunergrat (Pitztal-Fließ-Kaunertal), we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Kalkkögel or Naturschutzgebiet Karwendel und Karwendelvorgebirge. Ready for some activity? There are 27 moderate trails in Garmisch-Partenkirchen ranging from 1 to 50 miles and from 2,293 to 9,678 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Top trails (48)
#1 - Kamerspitz und Kramersteig Loop
Naturschutzgebirge Ammergebirge
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 6 h 59 m
Kramerspitz is just north of the town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Park in the lot on Zur Maximilianshöhe and head east on the Kramerplateauweg. The route is relatively challenging but offers fantastic Show more
#2 - Zugspitze from Garmisch-Partenkirchen Via Ferrata
Naturschutzgebiet Schachen and Reintal
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
The 2,962 meter high Zugspitze is a mountain of superlatives. As the highest elevation in Germany, the summit offers an incredible 360 ° panoramic view of the surrounding Alpine landscape. This route Show more
#3 - Partnachklamm Trail
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 41 m
The Partnach Gorge is one of the most beautiful in the Alps. Declared a National Monument, the gorge is the natural outflow of the Schneeferner, the remnant of a glacier on the Zugspitzplatt. Adults:Show more
#4 - Höllental Loop
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 6 h 34 m
Höllental, which means Hell Valley, is a valley located in the Wetterstein Alps (Wettersteingebirge) and lies under the Zugspitze (the highest peak of Germany) on the German-Austrian border in the norShow more
#5 - Wank Mountain Trail
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
The Wank near Garmisch-Partenkirchen is widely known. Not just because of its excellent location and the breathtaking panoramic view of the Wetterstein Mountains. Especially Zugspitze and Alpspitze arShow more
#6 - Wamberg und Eckbauer
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
Wamberg und Eckbauer is a 7.1 mile loop trail located near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#7 - Hoher Ziegspitz über die Stepbergalm
Naturschutzgebirge Ammergebirge
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 6 h 46 m
Despite its proximity to the well-known Stepbergalm, the ascent to the Hohe Ziegspitz is a real "insider tip". With breathtaking panoramic views of Karwendel, Alpspitze, Zugspitze massif and the AmmerShow more
#8 - Partnachklamm zum Bayernhaus
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 47 m
This route begins in Garmisch-Partenkirchen at the skistadion. It leads south through Partnachklamm, which is a gorge that became a natural monument in the early 1900s. The trail then leads west towarShow more
#9 - Katzenstein-Kochelberg Loop
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 20 m
Starting from the well-known winter sports resort Garmisch-Patenkirchen, this circular walk leads along the Kochelberg, past the Rießersee, over the Katzenberg to the Aule-Alm and back to Garmisch. ThShow more
#10 - Vom Pflegersee zum Feldernkopf über die Enningalm
Naturschutzgebirge Ammergebirge
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Length: 12.6 mi • Est. 7 h 22 m
The quiet Enningalm is located in the Ammergau Alps between the summits Hirschbichl and Feldkopf. From the parking lot at Pflegersee you start the hike on a wide forest path, which is also ideal for mShow more
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