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Hike and Swim from Reit im Winkl via Jochberg to lake Weitsee

hiking tour

Wonderful leisurely family tour with bathing facilities

  • Starting point Tourist Information
  • location Reit im Winkl
  • distance 7.4 kilometres
  • duration 02:25 hours
  • maximum altitude 916 meters
  • minimum altitude 688 meters
  • altitude difference 252 ascending
  • altitude difference 177 descending
easy difficulty

Tour description:

From the Tourist - Info we start in the direction of Entfelden and turn right at the garage.

We walk along the small stream up to the Pötschalm where we can have a snack. From there it goes on in the direction of lake Weitsee. Once there, we can enjoy the cool water and jump into lake Weitsee.

We return by hiking bus according to the timetable or we walk back via Seegatterl to Reit im Winkl.

Special features: The tour can also be walked on hot days.

Catering option

Recommended months for this tour

Tips for this tour

A leisurely tour for the whole family. On hot days, the cool water at lake Weitsee is a must.


Arrival by car

Coming from Munich or Salzburg on the Munich - Salzburg motorway (A8 to Grabenstätt exit no. 109), continue towards Marquartstein and on the well-developed German Alpine Road (B 305) to Reit im Winkl. Parking spaces: -Dorfstr. 38 at the Tourist - Info, 83242 Reit im Winkl, -Tirolerstraße 37 am Festsaal, 83242 Reit im Winkl.

Coming from Munich or Innsbruck on the Rosenheim - Innsbruck motorway (A93) to Oberaudorf (exit no. 59). On to Walchsee, Kössen and Reit im Winkl. Parking spaces: -Tirolerstraße 37 am Festsaal, 83242 Reit im Winkl, -Tourist - Info Dorfstraße 38, 83242 Reit im Winkl.

Arrival by public transport

Connections to Reit im Winkl from Prien am Chiemsee train station (best bus connection!). With the RVO bus line 9505.

Stop directly at the tourist information office.

Connections to Reit im Winkl from Ruhpolding train station with the RVO line 9506. Stop directly at the tourist information office.