Summer Activities in and around Waxenstein

Sport activities in spring, summer and autumn.

The unbelievably beautiful surroundings of Grainau offer numerous freetime sport activities in Spring, Summer and in the Fall.

What would you like? An extensive hiking tour, a relaxing cycle tour or do you want to go up the mountain? It is hard to imagine that so many possibilities are offered here, all in close proximity


For all those who want to go hiking, many routes begin right outside our hotel and here you can choose your absolutely perfect route from one of our well conceived and signposted hiking trails for all levels, extending over 100 km.

For those who need a challenge, there is a foot trail on the Zugspitze but if you want to take it a little easier, you can for example visit the famous Partnachklamm. Or simply enjoy our panorama of the Wank mountain! Take your time and simply enjoy the magnificent views over the light-flooded Loisachtal!

You will find here a huge selection of hiking routes >> klick here

Cycling & Mountain Biking:

Here with us you can step on the pedals, full of energy and the joy of biking, anytime and anywhere. The Zugspitze region offers tours to suit the heart of all cyclists or bikers. Some ideas for you can be found on the website Here with us you can simply enjoy the wonderful background landscapes of our beautiful mountain world and just cycle away from everyday life.

Rafting & Canyoning:

Would you like some real adventure? Yes? Then enjoy the wild side of the Alps. Whether by kayak or on a float, or canyoning, from the spring and following the downhill course. We assure you, you will talk about this experience for a long time to come. One provider, for example is the “Wildwasserschule Garmisch-Partenkirchen”.  So, off now to new discoveries!

High Rope Garden:

A visit to the Garmisch “Garmischer Hochseilgarten” is always an exciting experience for enthusiastic families and groups to swing from the ropes.

Bathing & Swimming:

Pack your swimming things and go with your loved ones to one of the many lakes in the area. Do you prefer a moorland lake or crystal clear lake?  Whatever you decide, Eibsee, Riessersee, Geroldsee, Grubsee, Walchensee, Kochelsee or Staffelsee, all have one thing in common: 1A water quality! Natural surroundings are of course included.

Climbing & Freeclimbing:

Numerous climbing opportunities are available in our valley. If you wish to have a guide, we will be pleased to arrange one for you.

Freeclimbers will love the Herrgottschrofen in Grainau an der Loisach. Here you can find safe routes.  There are also a few more challenging routes on the federal highway between Oberau and Eschenlohe. Here, with a little luck, you can meet the World Freeclimbing Champion, Stefan Glowatch from Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in training here.


Here in nearby surroundings there are many golf courses. All of them are absolutely charming in their unique way and here we give you a small selection:

  • Golf Club Werdenfels: 9-hole course with narrow fairways. Approx seven kilometers away from the hotel.
  • Oberau Golf Course: 18-hole golf course, fulfilling the most ambitious requirements. Here when you play, you have superb views of the Wettersteingebirge.
  • Karwendel Golf Course in Wallgau: 9-hole course. Here the course is wonderfully natural and fits perfectly into Isar valley and the adjacent mountain pasturelands. It is so easy here, to feel absolutely at one with nature.


The Minigolf facilities are in the Kurpark on Waxensteinstrasse. Here fun is guaranteed, especially for the little ones who want to “tee off like Papa”.
Here your kids will really enjoy themselves.


For any questions we are available to you!
Höhenrainweg 3 | 82491 Grainau
Tel. +49 (0)8821 9840 | Fax: +49 (0)8821 8401,
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