This is the traditional route up on the southern side of the Gerlitzen Alp. It can be extended up to the summit and shortened on the way back by taking the cable railway back down to the valley.
Starting at the valley station of the cable railway the path leads up to the so called Kanzelhöhe and from there to the mountain station.
Updated: September 07, 2019
Rest StopSunn Alm Gerlitzen
Safety informationThe Hüttersteig is a steep climb which has some safety measures on short sections (but no via ferrata!) and requires physical fitness and . If you want to use the cable railway on you way back, please check the operating hours of the Gerlitzen Kanzelbahn beforehand.
Tips, hints and linksRegion Villach Tourism
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Getting thereAnnenheim can best be reached via the A10 motorway exit "Villach-Ossiacher See".
ParkingThere are enough parking spaces available around the valley station.
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EquipmentHiking boots, backpack, functional underwear, rainwear, hiking poles, food and drink, maps, first aid and a mobile phone.
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