Explore the lake path between Maurach and Achenkirch!

Family fun on the Wusel lake trail

A lakeside path named after the Achensee mascot? Yes, that's right! The Wusel lake trail is located on the eastern shore of the lake and is dedicated to the Achensee mascot, Wusel, the water spirit. The trail takes families with children through various stations with fun activities. As you meander along the trail, solve the intriguing puzzle. When you have completed all the fields on your Wusel postcard at the end of the trail, drop it in the letterbox and you will receive a surprise in the post.

The Wusel lake trail has 16 stations with lots of activities, including a sound station, a bouldering wall, and balancing steps. Along the way, tranquil coves invite you to dip your toes, swim or simply soak up the sun. Stretching 3.8 km from Maurach to Achenkirch, this flat, car-free path is an idyllic setting for family walks, tranquil strolls or a leisurely bike ride.

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Wusel lake trail

Starting Point: Maurach, start of the lakeside path

The Wusel lake trail along the lakeshore of Lake Achensee between Maurach and Achenkirch is an…

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walking time
01:30 h
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distance
3.8 km
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elevation gain
61 hm
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difficulty
Easy
Good to know

Three information boards at Camping Schwarzenau, at the panoramic car park and at the start of the lakeside trail in Maurach (station sand beach) show the route layout and provide you with the Wusel postcards to help you solve the puzzles. When you have walked the trail to the end and punched all the fields on your postcard, drop it in the letterbox and we will send you a surprise gift in the post.

Wusel the water spirit smiles happily into the camera.
The story of the water spirit

How Wusel, the green water spirit, became the mascot of Lake Achensee.

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