Gmunden - Ebensee Mrs. Sporty half marathon
Description of the route:
This half mountain marathon will take you from the starting point (Gmunden town hall square), over the Traunbrücke bridge, and up the steep Ortnersteig track to the Grünberg mountain. You will then continue to Radmoos on the Waldlehrweg path before heading west along forest tracks until you reach the start of the Naturfreundesteig (a steep alpine track!). This will take you up to the Naturfreundehaus mountain hut on the Traunstein mountain and from there you will follow the Mair-Alm track down to Kaisertisch. You will then continue on forest tracks to Karbach and along the eastern shore until you reach the Daxnersteig (another steep alpine track!). You will follow this up to Spitzelsteinalm and then head back down to a place called Rindbach via the hiking trail. The next part of the route leads to the finish line in Ebensee: the town hall square.
Gmunden town hall square
Any time between 5 a.m. and 5.30 a.m.
Finish line closes at 3 p.m.
Route data: Approx. 34 km / elevation gain of approx. 2500 m
Issue of bib numbers:
- Gmunden (mountain marathon marquee in town hall square)
Friday 06 July 2018:
2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Bib numbers to be issued for all routes
It will be possible to stop at the various lodges and inns (Traunstein, Karbach) so please remember to bring some cash with you.
The routes and the marked tracks will be checked in cooperation with Race Results.
Ahornleitenstraße checkpoint:No refreshments
Traunstein checkpoint:Water only
Altitude diagram and refreshment points
The data has been measured with GPS and edited using cartographic software. The results may deviate from the actual situation because of inaccuracies linked to the nature of the system and the environment. All information is supplied "as is" without warranty of any kind.
Last-minute changes may be made to the route, the checkpoints and the refreshment points at any time.
Please refer to "freytag & berndt" walking map 5503 as an orientation guide. This is the map on which the description of the route is based.