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Routes in the Oberallgäu

The mountain landscape of the Oberallgäu offers rich and diverse outdoor opportunities for hikers and mountaineers. Whether you prefer long distance trails or via ferratas – there is a lot two discover on two feet. A few of the most beautiful cycling tracks follow the rivers of the alpine upland. Road bikers come to explore "Riedbergpass" and "Jochpass". During winter, Germany’s most southern region attracts skiers and winter enthusiasts.

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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.

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from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Mountain Biking · Jungholz
Obere Alpe Reuterwanne
Top difficult
8.7 km
2:02 h
414 m
413 m

Exciting MTB tour in the border area between Austria and Germany.

3
Tourismusverband Tannheimer Tal
Premium easy
1.4 km
0:30 h
4 m
4 m

Have you ever experienced a squirrel or birds eating out of your hand? On this route, you can share your nuts with the inhabitants of the forest.

2
from Viktoria Specht,   ADAC Wanderführer
Winter Hiking · Kleinwalsertal
Breitachklamm Gorge
Top easy
5.5 km
2:05 h
410 m
409 m

If you like ice and snow you will love this tour to the Breitachklamm Gorge! An easy hike on varied hiking trails from Riezlern along the small ...

1
from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Premium moderate
10.1 km
3:45 h
463 m
951 m

On Germany's first alpine premium trail, the “Luftiger Grat,” we hike from the Hochgratbahn to the Imbergbahn and enjoy the view of the Allgäu Alps.

2
from Viktoria Specht,   ADAC Wanderführer
Top moderate
8.4 km
3:49 h
774 m
157 m

Promising hiking tour to a worthwhile summit in the Oberallgaeu.

from Benedikt Wachter,   Outdooractive Editors
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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.

3
from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Mountain Biking · Jungholz
Obere Alpe Reuterwanne
Top difficult
8.7 km
2:02 h
414 m
413 m

Exciting MTB tour in the border area between Austria and Germany.

3
Tourismusverband Tannheimer Tal
Premium easy
1.4 km
0:30 h
4 m
4 m

Have you ever experienced a squirrel or birds eating out of your hand? On this route, you can share your nuts with the inhabitants of the forest.

2
from Viktoria Specht,   ADAC Wanderführer
Winter Hiking · Kleinwalsertal
Breitachklamm Gorge
Top easy
5.5 km
2:05 h
410 m
409 m

If you like ice and snow you will love this tour to the Breitachklamm Gorge! An easy hike on varied hiking trails from Riezlern along the small ...

1
from Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen,   Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
Premium moderate
10.1 km
3:45 h
463 m
951 m

On Germany's first alpine premium trail, the “Luftiger Grat,” we hike from the Hochgratbahn to the Imbergbahn and enjoy the view of the Allgäu Alps.

2
from Viktoria Specht,   ADAC Wanderführer
Top moderate
8.4 km
3:49 h
774 m
157 m

Promising hiking tour to a worthwhile summit in the Oberallgaeu.

from Benedikt Wachter,   Outdooractive Editors
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To the climbing forest "Bärenfalle" and the "Alpsee Coaster"

The large high ropes course and the rapid ride on the summer toboggan run "Alpsee Coaster" make the tour an experience for the whole family.

Winter hike through the Breitachklamm near Oberstdorf

The winter transforms the ravine Breitachklamm into a landscape of ice and snow. A very different experience from a hike during the summer months.

Riefensberg | the Hochhäderich circuit

Lovely mountain path in the alp area of the Vorderwald.

Immenstädter Horn/Gschwender Horn/Alpsee - Round Tour

Explore hills and forests of beautiful Allgäu during this day-long hiking tour.

Panoramic hike: hike along the border on Fellhorn ridge

On a panoramic hike on Fellhorn ridge This hike along the border runs on a broad ridge between the Kleinwalsertal and the Allgäu. Under such conditions, there is nothing to block a great panorama.

Round Tour through Mittagberg and Steineberg

The scenic round day tour through hills of Nature Park Nagelfluhkette. 

4 days hut-to-hut-tour through Kleinwalsertal

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

Roundtour Elfer

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

Breitachklamm

If you like water you will love this tour to the Breitachklamm Gorge! An easy hike on varied hiking trails from Riezlern along the small river Breitach – occasions for resting and picnicking included.

Engetal round

Enjoy the fantastic landscape of the Tannheimer Tal and the neighbouring Allgäu

Ascending B'schießer and Ponten from Schattwald

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

Schneck-Ostwand

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

Panorama-Hike to the "Guardian of the Allgäu" (1.738 m)

Allgäu Panoramic Tour - The circular tour from Burgberg over the Burgberger Hörnle to the Grünten impresses with an exceptional panoramic view of the Allgäu and the Alps.

Alpine crossing on E5 – From Oberstdorf to Meran

The classic alpine crossing: 6-day tour on the route E5 from Oberstdorf to Meran through the beautiful alpine terrain.

Across the Sonnenköpfe

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

Around the Kleiner Alpsee

Easy walk along the shore of the Kleiner Alpsee with refreshment and bathing opportunities

Grüntenseeweg - nice and easy around the quiet lake

Popular, easy and scenically very appealing circular lake walking route at the foot of the Allgäuer Alps

From Oberstdorf to the mountain village of "Gerstruben"

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