Recommended hiking months: from May to September
Difference in altitude: 1,450 m from the forest
Degree of difficulty: perseverance on the ascent
Walking time: 4 - 5 hours
Marking: 8; 9; 28 A
From your starting point at the Forster Steg, you walk to the electricity plant of Forst. Ascend to the Rastbühelhof on path # 9, which will lead to the Gramegg-Brünnl. Take path # 29 and ascend to the Seespitz zur Schwarzen Lacke - mountain restaurant. After 3 hours ascent, you should take a break. Walk on path # 9 to the Seehof and then turn right onto path # 28A, which brings you down to Aschbach (1,362 metres). Take the chair lift into the valley to Rabland and then the Vinschgau bus to Algund.
description to arrive at destination
Coming from Merano:
Drive along until the end of the Josef-Weingartner street; turn right into the Steinachstraße; a few meters later turn left into the Marktgasse.
After a few meters you will find on the left the outdoor pool, the car park and the Fortser Steg.
Free parking at the Lido outdoor pool in Algund.
Take the bus nr. 212 in the direction Forst (last stop in the Josef-Weingartner street) or you can olso take the bus nr. 212 to the Brauhausstraße (take the second stop).