Golden Eagle Nature Watch Tour
The Nature Park Karwendel is a special highlight for holidaymakers in the Achensee region. Austria’s largest nature park is home to the highest population of golden eagles in the entire Alps. The rangers of the Nature Park Karwendel organize guided tours where visitors can watch golden eagles and at the same time learn interesting facts about the nature park.
On selected dates guided tours are offered into the habitat of the golden eagles. Equipped with sturdy shoes, weather appropriate clothing, drinks and snacks the participants also get the chance to meet other inhabitants of the nature park while hiking through the species-rich flora.
During walking times of 4.5 hours visitors learn many interesting facts about the biology and behaviour of the impressive raptors. The knowledgeable guides will happily answer questions from the participants and take the opportunity to raise awareness about these endangered birds of prey.
Dates for the moderate difficulty tour at the Feilkopf:
Friday, 7th June
Tuesday, 18th June
Friday, 12th July
Tuesday, 23rd July
Tuesday, 6th August 2019.
Meetingpoint is always at 08.30 at the parking point Karwendeltäler at Pertisau.
Please register directly with the rangers of the Nature Park Karwendel at +43(664)88446225 (Anton Heufelder). The price is EUR 19.- for adults and EUR 7.50 for children.
Further guided hikes are offered on in the Achensee region as part of the free hiking programme.