Category: Trails & Tours

BergeSeen-Trail Tracks over the Dachstein – How to Record GPS Over Night

As I mentioned, on my way across the Dachstein, I gladly had the route navigation active the whole time. It made it a lot easier to follow the…

Dachstein Trail Markings

Berge-Seen-Trail Sections 23, 26, 27: Gosau to Hallstatt over the Dachstein

For a little overnight adventure and #microexploration, I went onto this slow approach to Hallstatt. These sections of the Berge-Seen-Trail, the 350 km long-distance hiking trail to the…

Wachaumarathon

WACHAUmarathon GPS Tracks – Suunto x5

When I am running a marathon these days, I’m also using it for GPS testing – and to the WACHAUmarathon, I went with a very full complement of…

Höllengebirge Überschreitung

Alps Tour: Höllengebirge Crossing

The Höllengebirge mountains between Attersee and Traunsee lakes in the Upper Austrian Salzkammergut, is a popular mountain range for outdoors adventures locally, but otherwise not much known. For…

Hochkönigman 2018 Skyrace – The “Tour”

For the first time, with the Hochkönigman Skyrace, Austria saw a skyrace officially sanctioned by the ISF…

Suunto 3 Fitness and Spartan Ultra Experiences at the Salzburg Marathon

This was an instructive little run, with Spartan Ultra and Suunto 3 Fitness, with and without special occurrences…

The Kumano Kodo 2: The Nakahechi Route from Hongu Taisha to Nachi Taisha (GPX)

My own Kumano Kodo / Nakahechi pilgrimage plans, to continue from Hongu Taisha on to Nachi Taisha, were blown away by a typhoon. Maybe you can walk that…

Tour: Around the Sonnwendstein (Semmering, Lower Austria)

Winter weather having been more or less good, this was still not the snow shoeing it could be done as (when there is yet more snow). A journey…

Fürstensteig

The Fürstensteig in Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein, where I was able to be in June 2017 thanks to Liechtenstein Marketing’s invitation to an Outdoor-Blogger-Weekend, has quite the beautiful hikes to offer. The classic route…

The Kumano Kodo 1: The Nakahechi Route from Takijiri to Hongu Taisha (GPS and Trail Guide)

There are lots of itineraries for guided hikes along the various trails that make up the Kumano Kodo. If you are an experienced individual hiker just looking for…