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Path number: 37
Starting place: 4153 Peilstein im Mühlviertel
Destination: 4153 Peilstein im Mühlviertel

duration: 4h 30m
length: 14,0 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 505m
Altitude difference (downhill): 508m

Lowest point: 504m
Highest point: 839m
difficulty: medium
condition: medium
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Hiking trail

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The trail leads up to the Zwischenmühl Ridge, the name of the mountain ridge between the valleys of the rivers Große and Kleine Mühl. From there you have a wonderful view far into the Mühlviertel, the Bohemian Forest and the Bavarian Forest.

Marking: yellow aluminium signs, additional red-white-red tree marking with trail number. 

0 km Leave Peilstein in an easterly direction, walk past the Raiffeisenbank to the electrical shop Völtl. Before the right-hand bend begins, cross the road and turn left at Marktstraße No. 9 into Hopfenweg and then immediately left into Mühlweg. At a gradient of 27%, you head downhill, where you cross the road to Julbach and the Kleine Mühl river in the hollow. Immediately afterwards you are in front of the ...

700 m ... Hofwies biotope (resting bench and information board). After a short, steep climb, you reach the village of Stierberg and hike through it. At the small chapel of Our Lady, turn left and shortly afterwards you will pass a resting bench. The markings lead you towards the forest. Now you can hear the murmur of the Kirchbach stream more and more clearly. On the opposite side of the stream, the Vogelstimmenweg (bird song trail) leads up and the two meet at the ...

1.9 km ... Sausenden Schlucht (resting bench and information board). Together with the path of deceleration and the Falkensteinerweg 110, you go up to the road to Kirchbach. Turning left, you leave the road again shortly afterwards and join the meadow path on the right. Before you reach the forest, the Vogelstimmenweg leaves you in the direction of Galgenplatz. Continue slightly uphill until you reach ...

4.0 km ... Oberneudorf. In the centre of the village, don't miss the turn-off to the left towards Schlägl. The Hochbühelweg follows the road until ...

4.6 km ... The beginning of the forest. Here you separate from the path of deceleration and the Falkensteinerweg. A detour (900 m) to the pilgrimage church of St. Wolfgang is worthwhile. Turn left here and follow the road gently upwards through the fields. After leaving the road, let yourself be guided by the yellow signs and tree markings.
You have now reached the highest point of the hike. Field and forest paths follow along the slope with recurring views into the valley of the Kleine Mühl. You come to the ...

7.1 km ... Hauer, a beautiful stone-built farm and the highest farmer in Peilstein, and hike to the ...

8.0 km ... Thiergrubspitz. Here you stand on the Zwischenmühl ridge, where you can let your gaze wander north to the Bohemian Forest, west into Bavaria and south over the Mühlviertel hills. You follow the road to Kirchbach for a short while and leave the path to the right before the town sign into the cul-de-sac.
Head downhill towards the beautiful farmstead and pass it on the right. Keep left at the fork in the road. The path leads you down into the Blumauerbach valley, where another ...

9.9 km ... Biotope "Blumau" awaits you (rest area and information board). At Blumauerbachl, change sides of the stream at the small stone bridge. Watch out for the stream bed with its many stones. A beautiful forest path begins. Soon you reach the village of Martschlag, hike through it and arrive at the Julbach-Peilstein road.
You have to march down the road for a few hundred metres, but you are offered a beautiful view of Peilstein. You take the Exenschlag estate road and walk uphill towards the village. Here you walk briefly on the Julbach-Peilstein road and turn left at the hairpin bend, where the path across the Krebsenbachtal valley takes you back to ...

14 km ... Peilstein. 

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Starting point: Peilstein town centre.
Destination: Peilstein town centre.

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Hochbühelweg
Ferienregion Böhmerwald
Markt 7
4153 Peilstein im Mühlviertel

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Tour-Details

Path number: 37
Starting place: 4153 Peilstein im Mühlviertel
Destination: 4153 Peilstein im Mühlviertel

duration: 4h 30m
length: 14,0 km
Altitude difference (uphill): 505m
Altitude difference (downhill): 508m

Lowest point: 504m
Highest point: 839m
difficulty: medium
condition: medium
panoramic view: Great panorama

Paths covering:
Asphalt, Hiking trail

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