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Via Reschbergwiesen to the Werdenfels Castle Ruin

Starting point: Lake Pflegersee - Ending point:

  • Route length:7,6 km
  • Highest point: m
  • Altitude uphill:362 m
  • Duration:2 Std
When you leave the idyllically situated lake Pflegersee behind, you have to surmount a slight ascent to reach the Reschbergwiesen pastures, where the famous bear “Bruno” passed by some years ago. At the ruins of Werdenfels castle, you can walk through the castle information trail and discover the history of the castle as well as of Werdenfels County, which is described on 15 information boards. The tour will guide you back to the Pflegersee where you can retreat in a cosy inn or go for a refreshing swim in the lake.


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When you leave the idyllically located Lake Pflegersee behind, the slightly ascending trail will lead you to the Reschbergwiesen. From here, follow the signs to Burgrain. Shortly before reaching Burgrain, take the path to Burgruine Werdenfels. When you have left the ruin behind, the forest track will lead you in the direction of Garmisch until you reach a forestry road. After a fork, a forest track to the left leads you to the Pflegersee.


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