If you are interested in doing this hiking trail, read the “Details” section.ย  If you are interested in how the path looks like, see the “Video” section. For complete details of the trail, check this linkย .


Starting pointMunich Hbf
JourneyTake the DB bahn until Garmish. Then, from Garmisch take the bus to the place where the cable car to Alpspitze starts from. The bayern ticket is valid for the the bus and train journey. Take the cable car up to Restaurant Alpspitze am Osterfelderkopf. One way costs 18 euros per head. Climb up to Alpspitze. Climb down via Matheisenkar. Pass the beautiful hohentall gorge. Get out ๐Ÿ˜‰
Trail starts at The via ferrata trail starts right near the resturant.
Trail distanceDistance: 11,5km
Elevation gain: 600m, 1870m down (!!)

Lowest point: 707m
Highest point: 2628m
Trail journey timeEstimated duration: 8-9h
DifficultyThe climb until Alpspitze - Medium Difficult. From Alpspitze throught the Maeisenkar - Difficult.
But no prior experience needed to do the via ferrata. I was a begineer when I did this.
Equipment neededThe complete via ferrata equipment required.
SuggestionsNeed a head for heights. Don't be afraid.
Ending pointMunich Hbf
Total journey timeTrail + Train + Rest stops = 15 hours
Total expense 10 euro for the bayern ticket + 6-7 euro if you eat at the Hut + 18 euro for the cable car + 2.4 euro for the bus ticket from the end of Hohentall gorge to Garmisch


Klettersteig to Alpspitze (2,628 m) and Matheisenkar (Via Ferrata B/C)
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2 thoughts on “Klettersteig to Alpspitze (2,628 m) and Matheisenkar (Via Ferrata B/C)

  • August 21, 2017 at 09:16

    Wow! Love these comprehensive details for how to get to the trails.

    If only I lived in Munich!

    • October 18, 2017 at 20:04

      The grass is green always on the other side ๐Ÿ˜›
      I am so jealous of you and Martin. Always biking in some new country ๐Ÿ˜›


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