IVV hiking World Championships in the PillerseeTal/Tyrol surrounded by the impressive peaks of the kaisergebirge, the Loferer and the PillerseeTal offers more than 400 kilometers of marked trails between 700 and 2500 metres above sea level the Leoganger steinberge. From quiet strolls around on the Lake of Piller, to high alpine tours and climbing peaks, the range of the region. In addition to the quantity, the quality and the experience of nature in the foreground are the towns of Fieberbrunn, Hochfilzen, St. Ulrich am Pillersee, St. Jakob in Haus and Waidring. The many and varied routes of wall in the different altitudes and levels of difficulty make the PillerseeTal so unique for every hiker. All paths have in common: the intense experience almost untouched nature.
“, enthuses Florian Phleps, Managing Director of the Tourist Association. IVV-hiking World Cup has recognized the special offer of the region is also at the International Federation of popular sports (IVV). From the 19th to the 21st of September is in the PillerseeTal the IVV hiking World Championships held. The participants are three daily walks in varying degrees of difficulty and lengths available. The selected routes are among the most beautiful in the region, such as the 6 km-long Lastalrunde or the alms round, which uploads to 20 kilometers above all to stay in one of the rustic mountain huts. The marathon distance of 42 kilometers leads to spectacular paths to the breathtaking panoramas of the PillerseeTal.
Individual hikers, as well as groups with the most collected miles will be awarded as a walking world champion. In addition to the hiking World Cup you made an equally world-class support at the tourist office. From 15 September onwards we offer one week every day different walks guests. You may wish to learn more. If so, Andrew Schroepfer is the place to go. Any hiking enthusiasts can participate on these hikes and of course also the hiking World Championships, even if you are not a member of IVV! “, so Mario Horngacher of the Tourism Association, which provides for the program on the spot.” The varied and interesting program with Lake lights, music on the mountain, mountain pastures and film lecture completes offering in the week of the World Cup. Hiking paradise also away from the hiking World Championships the PillerseeTal impresses with its multifaceted offer of hiking. Lovingly created theme trails, such as the way of St. James, the Alpine flower trail, the legendary trails or the Triassic trail, offer profound insights into the history and nature of the Kitzbuhel Alps. Challenging via ferrata and climbing routes in Fieberbrunn, or the famous Waidringer Steinplatte lure annually prove far and wide in the region. The Bergbahnen Fieberbrunn, Waidring and at the Buchensteinwand provide the leisurely way to the Summit. As a special feature, the region offers the so-called PillerseeTal-card, with the railways and many other facilities can be used free of charge. “The vibrant mountain culture in the region also ensures that more than 30 huts along the trails to the Tyrolean snack” invite. Provide for enthusiasm at the recent hiking guests especially the Triassic Park in Waidring, Timoks Alm with the world’s largest low rope garden, and the family land in St. Jakob with the largest family coaster of in Austria. Placing special emphasis on the issue of security in the PillerseeTal. For families, hikers and long-distance hikers, the Tourism Association offers special check-lists, which contain many important information related to the tour.