Mountain Hike - Pürschling Oberammergau

Mountain tour

A popular mountain hike on the Pürschling from Oberammergau. Several places to stop for a break

  • Type Mountain tour
  • Difficulty medium
  • Duration 6:30 h
  • Distance 13,5 km
  • Ascent 856 m
  • Descent 856 m
  • Lowest point 865 m
  • Highest point 1551 m


From the valley station of the Kolbensesselbahn in Oberammergau it goes comfortably up to the Pürschling. Part of the ascent and descent can be saved with the chairlift or the Alpine Coaster. Refreshments in the Kolbenalm, Kolbensattelhütte or the August-Schuster-Haus.
Our recommendation:

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With the perfect equipment, your personal hiking pleasure in the Ammergau Alps Nature Park will be unforgettable. Visit the new test center in the spa and tourist information center in Bad Bayersoien or in the Papistock sports center in Oberammergau and borrow the latest outdoor equipment for free.
  • GPS devices
  • Rucksacks
  • Child carriers, children's jackets
  • Multifunctional jackets
  • walking boots
  • Sticks
  • Binoculars
  • Tour software
  • Snowshoes
  • Trekking umbrellas

The Best of Hiking test centers can be found in:

Spa and tourist information Bad Bayersoien

Address: Dorfstr. 45 - 82435 Bad Bayersoien

Tel .: +49 8845 7030 620

Sports center Papistock Oberammergau

Address: Bahnhofstr. 6a - 82487 Oberammergau

Tel .: +49 8822 4178

Information at:

Tired hikers take the Alpine Coaster from the Kolbensattelhütte down to the valley.
In an emergency, please notify the nearest rescue control center. Regardless of the location, you can reach them throughout Germany on 112.
A95, B23 über Ettal nach Oberammergau

Parkplatz Talstation Kolbensesselbahn


großer, kostenloser Alternativparkplatz

Parkplatz Süd/ Festplatz

Bushaltestelle: Oberammergau Bhf oder Eugen-Papst-Str.

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Gäste der Ammergauer Alpen Region fahren mit der elektronischen Gästekarte bzw. der KönigsCard kostenlos mit dem Bus und Bahn

e-Car-Sharing im Naturpark Ammergauer Alpen

Wanderkarte Naturpark Ammergauer Alpen

Kartenmaterial erhalten Sie im Onlineshop der Ammergauer Alpen GmbH unter

Map and arrival

Elevation profile