Guided Hike: Hieronymushaus

Topics: Estate | Autunno | Escursioni | Sportprogramm

Meeting point: Toll station Gasteiner Alpenstraße,
Bad Gastein
ven, 24.05.2024
09:15 o'clock

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Guided Hike: Hieronymushaus

Topics: Estate | Autunno | Escursioni | Sportprogramm

Information about the Event:

Informative hiking tour between Böckstein and Sportgastein/Nassfeld along the trails of the goldmining. Finish at Hieronymushaus / Radhausberg.
Duration: appx. 6 hours, ascent 720 m 3,5 h, descent 580 m 2,5 h

During this impressive hike, we encounter documentation of the history of gold mining, which reached its golden age in mid. 16th century in Bad Gastein.

The hiking path starts below the Gastein Healing Gallery in Böckstein and leads through a series of moderately steep hairpin bends up through Haitzingwald forest. The Hieronymushaus, which was built by the last ruling archbishop, Hieronymus Earl of Colloredo, fell victim to an avalanche in 1975. One can identify remnants of miners homes, preparation plants and pulley systems.

Meeting point: 9.15 am at the toll station Gasteiner Alpenstraße (bus line 550 towards Sportgastein)

Participants: min. 2 persons

Hiking Guide: Hannes Buchner

Price with Gastein Card: free of charge
Price without Gastein Card: € 5,00

The price is excl. bus- und transfer fees!

Top equipment and hiking boots are required!!

Registration: until 4 pm on Thursday

Tourist Office Bad Gastein
+43 6432 3393 560

Kur- und Tourismusverband Bad Gastein
Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Straße 27
5640 Bad Gastein,