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Gippel
Mountain/Rock

Gippel

 
Gippel

Page Type: Mountain/Rock

Location: Niederösterreich, Austria, Europe

Lat/Lon: 47.79966°N / 15.58007°E

Object Title: Gippel

County: Mostviertel

Activities: Hiking, Mountaineering, Skiing

Season: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Elevation: 5476 ft / 1669 m

 

Page By: yfcz

Created/Edited: Feb 21, 2011 / Feb 23, 2011

Object ID: 700226

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Overview

Gippel is a mountain situated in Mürzsteger Alpen which is a part of of Nördliche Kalkalpen.

It lays in the most forested area in Austria - six kilometers on the south east from town called Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde.

Getting There

There are these four starting points.

1. Zögernitz (Weißenbach 77, A3193 Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde, Austria)



From: Sankt Pölten, Austria
1. Head west on B1 toward Defreggerstr. 450 m
2. Take the 3rd left onto Rennbahnstr./B1 1.0 km
3. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto B20 28.9 km
4. Turn left at Freiland/B214 13.7 km
5. Continue onto Gutensteiner Strasse/Mitterbach/B21 3.2 km
6. Turn left at Alte Landstr. 400 m
7. Continue onto Weißenbach 3.7 km
To: Zögernitz, Austria (Weißenbach 77 A3193 Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde, Austria)


2. Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde (it is possible to get there by train, e.g. from Sankt Pölten)



From: Sankt Pölten, Austria
1. Head west on B1 toward Defreggerstr. 450 m
2. Take the 3rd left onto Rennbahnstr./B1 1.0 km
3. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto B20 28.9 km
4. Turn left at Freiland/B214 13.7 km
5. Continue onto Gutensteiner Strasse/Mitterbach/B21 4.1 km
To: Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde, Austria


3. Kerhnhof



From: Sankt Pölten, Austria
1. Head west on B1 toward Defreggerstr. 450 m
2. Take the 3rd left onto Rennbahnstr./B1 1.0 km
3. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto B20 28.9 km
4. Turn left at Freiland/B214 13.7 km
5. Continue onto Gutensteiner Strasse/Mitterbach/B21 8.8 km
To: Kernhof, Austria


4. Schwarzau im Gebirge



From: Sankt Pölten, Austria
1. Head west on B1 toward Defreggerstr. 450 m
2. Take the 3rd left onto Rennbahnstr./B1 1.0 km
3. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto B20 18.3 km
4. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Hainfelder Str./B18 8.0 km
5. Turn right at Kleinzeller Landstr./LH133 13.4 km
6. Keep right at the fork 8.5 km
7. Turn left at Gutensteiner Strasse/B21 2.5 km
8. Turn right at B27 45 m
9. Turn right to stay on B27 7.2 km
10. Turn left at Bergstr. 32 m
To: Schwarzau im Gebirge, Austria

Routes Overview

1.A. North route from Zögernitz





1.B. North route from Zögernitz across Schwarzauer Gippel (1605m)





2. North route from Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde





3.A. North-west route from Kernhof





3.B. North-west route from Kernhof across Schnalzstein (1546m)





4. East route from Schwarzau im Gebirge across Obersberg (1467m)



Camping

Between Gippel and Göller, there is hut called Göllerhütte (1442m).
More informations you can find at Göllerhütte website.

You can also rent a hotel in Sankt Aegyd am Neuwalde or in Kernhof or in Schwarzau im Gebirge.

Red Tape

There are no special restrictions or requirements.

External Links

Camping Gippelblick Kernhof

Schwarzau im Gebirge

St. Aegyd am Neuwalde

Images

GippelGippel (L) and Scheeberg (R)