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Allgaeu Alps

Nature reserves constitute one of the most important conservation categories in Germany and Austria. The exact definitions vary, but together they combine the conservation of natural landscape, the protection of endangered species and the preservation for scientific interests.

Area: 207.79 km²
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Top B/C moderate
10.6 km
5:30 h
574 m
1,502 m

This tour takes you across the jagged Mindelheimer via ferrata along the Austrian-German border.

from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Mountain Hike · Kleinwalsertal
4 days hut-to-hut-tour through Kleinwalsertal
Top difficult
46.9 km
21:09 h
2,468 m
3,351 m

Four days circular hike for trained and persistent hikers across and around the most stunning peaks of Kleinwalsertal.

from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Mountain Hike · Kleinwalsertal
Roundtour Elfer
Top moderate
16.8 km
7:22 h
1,205 m
1,205 m

Moderately difficult alpine tour round the highest peak between Wildental and Gemsteltal

from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Top moderate
14.2 km
5:42 h
1,216 m
1,218 m

An enjoyable and varied round trip that takes in the summits of B'schießer and Ponten.

from Jonathan Baulk,   Outdooractive Editors
Alpine Climbing · Allgäu
Premium VI+, 6a difficult
15.8 km
11:00 h
1,210 m
1,209 m

The Schneck-Ostwand is one of the classic, extreme climbing activities in the Allgäu Alps.

from Johanna Singer,   Outdooractive Climbing
Hiking Route · Allgäu
Across the Sonnenköpfe
Premium moderate
10.3 km
4:00 h
836 m
836 m

This beautiful panoramic trail leads across the peaks of the mountains Sonnenkopf, Heidelbeerkopf and Schnippenkopf.

from Hartmut Wimmer,   Outdooractive Premium
Premium moderate
11.3 km
3:45 h
400 m
400 m

A small mountain village with well preserved, ancient mountain farmhouses is the destination of this magnificent winter hike in Oberstdorf's ...

from Hartmut Wimmer,   Benutzergruppe Testing
Alpine Climbing · Tannheim Valley
Premium VI-, 5b difficult
9.9 km
8:00 h
1,000 m
1,000 m

Rewarding, short climbing (absolutely recommended in connection with a spring ski tour)

from Johanna Singer,   Outdooractive Climbing
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Rules Allgaeu Alps

Please note the local information on nature conservation.
Please, keep quiet.
Please, do not walk off the trails.
Please, no open fire is allowed.
Please, use the camping sites.
Please, do not pick plants.
Please, do not feed wild animals.
Please, do not litter.
Please, keep dogs on a leash.
Please, do not start model airplanes or kites.