Footpath to Hemmersuppenalm from Blindau

hiking tour

Hike to the Lower Hemmersuppenalm. From the Hindenburghütte restaurant you have a wonderful view over the alpine pasture area.

  • Starting point Blindau
  • Location Reit im Winkl
  • distance 6.3 kilometres
  • duration 02:45 hours
  • maximum altitude 1251 meters
  • minimum altitude 695 meters
  • altitude difference 570 ascending
  • altitude difference 47 descending
intermediate difficulty

Tour description:

From the starting point at the car park in Blinau walk to the ski jumps. A mountain path begins here.

Always rising steadily, it leads through the forest and finally joins a forest road to the right, on which you soon reach the Hindenburghütte restaurant (path number 16). Continue on path no. 15 to St Anna's chapel on the Hemmersuppenalm. Return on the same route or see tip.

Tip: The Hindenburghütte can also be reached by minibuses that leave from the tourist information office, use it to return to the starting point. Please note the operating times of the buses.

Special features: Chiemseeschau viewpoint at the Hindenburghütte, St Anna's chapel, Hemmersuppenalm alpine pasture area.

Catering option

Recommended months for this tour

Tips for this tour

You walk through a mixed and beech forest on an original mountain path up to the Hindenburghütte.


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.

Drive from the village in the direction of Ruhpolding. After approx. 1 km turn in the direction of Blindau and approx. 1 km to the car park: - Fellhornweg, 83242 Reit im Winkl. Shuttle buses in the season from the Fellhornweg car park.

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.

Paid shuttle buses in the season from the tourist information office.

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 bus line 9506. Stop directly at the tourist information office.

Paid shuttle buses in the season from the tourist information office.