Achensee Run

The traditional Achensee Run takes place on the first weekend in September. Every year ambitious guests race together with top-class athletes on the 23.2 km course around Achensee. On the 4 and 5 September 2021 the Achensee run takes place for the 21st time. 

Achensee Run - on the way at the Gaisalmsteig ©sportograf


Nearly 1.500 participants are expected at the mass start on Austria‘s most scenic panorama trail, among them numerous stars from the international running scene.
The event kicks off on Sunday 5 September 2021 at 10.00 below the car park of the Karwendel cable car in Pertisau.

The best runners will cover this 23.2 kilometre long demanding cross-country route in one hour and 15 to 20 minutes. Every year the relay race for two runners is particularly exciting; it has been offered as an additional event since 2009.

The Salming fitness run over 10 kilometres and the children’s run over 0.5 to 2.5 kilometres will take place on Saturday. The runs start at 17.30 and 16.30 at the Fischergut in Pertisau, where the award ceremony is held from 19.00.

Training camp

If you want to warm up for the event you can sign up for the Achensee running camp training camp which includes health checks and expert care for ideal preparation. The package which includes three nights, half board, training and other extras like running style analysis and product testing, as well as the entry fee for the Achensee run costs from EUR 519  per person.

Achensee run – route

All information on registration, the route and other details can be found at

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