hiking to quellen buchweißbach near saalfelden (austria)

Hiking to the Quellen Buchweißbach (Buchweißbach spring) near Saalfelden (Austria).­

Quellen Buchweißbach is the karst resurgence of a pretty large underground river.­ It flows out of the mountain and forms a beautiful fan-shape waterfall.

The hike to this spring takes a few hours in a remote and rugged valley, on a trail equipped with ladders and cables.­ The last part of the hike requires wadding across the stream.­ See other photos of this hike.

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Route Lichtenbergstraße, 5760 Saalfelden, Austria

A few photos from the region of Saalfelden (Austria).­