Eagle Walk Stage 03: Kaindlhütte - Kufstein

Important Infomation

Route Length
12.5 km
Elevation Gain
160 hm
Elevation Loss
968 hm
Route Time Total
04:00 h
Starting Point: Hintersteiner See
End Point: Kufstein

Elevation Profile


trail description: 


Starting point: Kaindlhütte hut


Follow the Bettlersteig trail (marked as trail number 827) from the Kaindlhütte hut heading east, passing the Steinbergalm hut. The trail leads over a saddle to the right of the Brandkogel mountain. Take the left trail towards Gamskogel mountain. Beneath the Brandkogel and Taxköpfl mountains, the trail leads to the peak of the Gamskogel at 1,449 metres. Continue heading west and downhill until you reach the Brentenjochalm hut (at 1,208 metres) after about two kilometres. Now take the panoramic Jochboden trail leading downhill through a forest. When you reach the Schneerosenweg fork, head right and turn left onto the Brentenjoch/Duxer trail after the Duxer Alm hut. Hikers will now walk down to Kufstein along and above the Kienbach stream. Walk along the Kienbergstraße and Georg-Pirmoser-Straße roads to reach the Inn river. Cross the bridge to reach Kuftstein train station.


Finishing point: Kufstein