Dear reader:

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Stage A1: Tržaška koča na Doliču–Aljažev dom v Vratih

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h00     Distance 8.5 km      ↑ 228m     ↓ 1345m

Triglav, Slovenia

The Mountain Triglav
nl.wikipedia.org/wiki

The starting point of this stage is also the destination of Stage R12 and the starting point of Stage R13  of the Red Trail.

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Stage A2: Aljažev dom v Vratih–Dovje

Difficulty I     Walking time 2h30     Distance 10.8 km      ↑ 22m     ↓ 351m

Jakob Aljaž's hut in Vrata Valley, Slovenia

Jakob Aljaž’s Hut in the Vrata Valley
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Stage A3: Dovje–Koča na Golici

Difficulty II     Walking time 6h30     Distance 12.7 km      ↑ 1391m     ↓ 462m

Karavanken1, Slovenie

View of the Eastern Karawanks from the Hochstuhl/Stol
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Stage A4: Koča na Golici–Prešernova koča na Stolu

Difficulty II     Walking time 5h25     Distance 13.6 km      ↑ 759m     ↓ 161m

Begunjscica, Slovenia

Begunjščica seen from Bled
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Stage A5: Prešernova koča na Stolu–Roblekov Dom

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h1     Distance 7.4 km      ↑ 457m     ↓ 1022m

Zelenica Valley Slovenia

The Zelenica Valley
kraji.eu/slovenija

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Stage A6: Roblekov Dom–Koča na Dobrči

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h30     Distance 8,1 km      ↑ 310m     ↓ 471m

Roblekov Hut, Slovenia

The Roblekov Hut
sl.wikipedia.org/wiki

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Stage A7: Koča na Dobrči–Tržič

Difficulty II     Walking time 2h30     Distance 8.1 km      ↑ 10m     ↓ 961m

Trzic - Old Town Centre, Slovenia

The old town centre of Tržič
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Stage A8: Tržič–Dom pod Storžičem

Difficulty II     Walking time 5h30     Distance 9.5 km      ↑ 1151m     ↓ 526m

Storžič, Slovenia

The mountain Storžič
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Stage A9: Dom pod Storžičem–Zgornje Jezersko

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h25     Distance 16.9 km      ↑ 770m     ↓ 1065m

Jezersko, Slovenia

View on Jezersko
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Stage A10: Zgornje Jezersko–Eisenkappler Hütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h20     Distance 25.4 km      ↑ 1672m     ↓ 995m

Kärntner Storschitz - Plebiszitkreuz, Austria

The Cross (“Plebiszitkreuz”) on top of the Kärntner Schorschitz, Austria www.alpenvereinaktiv.com

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Stage A11: Eisenkappler Hütte–Riepl

Difficulty II     Walking time 5h50     Distance 18.6 km      ↑ 829m     ↓ 1173m

Bad-Eisenkappel, Austria

Bad Eisenkappel: the caves of Obir at the Sintersee Lake
www.bad-eisenkappel.info

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Stage A12: Riepl–Bleiburg

Difficulty II     Walking time 7h35     Distance 21.95 km      ↑ 936m     ↓ 1695m

Bleiburg, Austria

The Church of Bleiburg, Austria
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Stage A13: Bleiburg–Lavamünd

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h05     Distance 19.3 km      ↑ 649m     ↓ 790m

Lavamünd, Austria

Lavamünd: street with church tower
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Stage A14: Lavamünd–Soboth

Difficulty I     Walking time 6h00     Distance 18.7 km      ↑ 1289m     ↓ 579m

Drau Valley, Austria

Behind Lake Millstadt is the Drau Valley
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Stage A15: Soboth–Eibiswald

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h55     Distance 24.2 km      ↑ 562m     ↓ 1235m

Soboth Reservoir, Austria

The Soboth Reservoir
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Stage A16: Eibiswald–Schwanberger-Brendlhütte

Difficulty I     Walking time 6h30     Distance 21.7 km      ↑ 1400m     ↓ 210m

Koralpe-Austria

The Koralpe seen from the west
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Stage A17: Schwanberger-Brendlhütte–Koralpenhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 2h45     Distance 10.3 km      ↑ 457m     ↓ 58m

Lavanttal Valley, Austria

View on the Lavanttal Valley
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Stage A18: Koralpenhaus–Pack

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h05     Distance 28.2km      ↑ 447m     ↓ 1307m

The Koralpenhaus
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Stage A19: Pack–Salzstiegelhaus

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h25     Distance 19.1 km      ↑ 765m     ↓ 339m

Peterer Riegel, Austria

The Cross on the top of the Peterer Riegel
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Stage A20: Salzstiegelhaus–Gaberl

Difficulty I     Walking time 2h00     Distance 9.7 km      ↑ 144m     ↓ 138m

Rappoldkogel, Austria

The Rappoldkogel
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Stage A21: Gaberl–Knittelfeld

Difficulty I     Walking time 6h50     Distance 26.9 km      ↑ 430m     ↓ 1332m

Knittelfeld, Austria

View on Knittelfeld from the south
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Stage A22: Knittelfeld–Ingering II

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h10     Distance 18.5 km      ↑ 702m     ↓ 489m

Tremmelberg, Austria

The watch towers on the Tremmelberg
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Stage A23: Ingering II–Trieben

Difficulty I     Walking time 9h40     Distance 34.8 km      ↑ 982m     ↓ 1139m

Ingeringsee Lake, Austria

The Ingeringsee Lake
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Stage A24: Trieben–Admont

Difficulty I     Walking time 3h25     Distance 11.7 km      ↑ 441m     ↓ 509m

Stift Admont, Austria

The Benedict Stift Abbey Admont
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Stage A25: Admont–Spital am Pyhrn

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h25     Distance 18.6 km      ↑ 680m     ↓ 674m

Haller Mauern, Austria

View on the Haller Mauern from the southeast
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 Stage A26: Spital am Pyhrn–Zellerhütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h35     Distance 18.3 km      ↑ 1698m     ↓ 777m

Warscheneckgebiet, Austria

View on the Warscheneck mountain range
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Stage A27: Zellerhütte–Hinterstoder

Difficulty I     Walking time 3h35     Distance 13.4 km      ↑ 143m     ↓ 1073m

Sengsen mountain range, Austria

View on the Sengsen mountain range from the Hofalm
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Stage A28: Hinterstoder–Prielschutzhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h30     Distance 8.9 km      ↑ 851m     ↓ 15m

Grosser Priel, Austria

The mountain Grosser Priel
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Stage A29: Prielschutzhaus–Pühringer Hütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 6h00     Distance 14.0 km      ↑ 704m     ↓ 503m

Spitzmauer near Vor- and Hinterstoder, Austria

View on the mountain Spitzmauer (to the left) from the Stoder Valley
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Stage A30: Pühringer Hütte–Loserhütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 7h10     Distance 19.7 km      ↑ 740m     ↓ 841m

Totes Gebirge, Karst formation, Austria

Karst formations at the Totes Gebirge mountain range
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Stage A31: Loserhütte–Bad Goisern

Difficulty I     Walking time 6h05     Distance 18.8 km      ↑ 542m     ↓ 1535m

Loser from Altaussee, Austria

View on the mountain Loser from Altaussee
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Stage A32: Bad Goisern–Gosau

Difficulty I     Walking time 6h25     Distance 13.7 km      ↑ 1074m     ↓ 810m

Dachstein, Austria

The Dachstein Massif seen from a bird’s eye view
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Stage A33: Gosau–Theodor-Körner Hütte

Difficulty I     Walking time 4h05     Distance 13.1 km      ↑ 844m     ↓ 156m

Gosaukamm with Dachstein and Gablonzer hut, Austria

The Gosau mountain ridge with the Gablonzer Hut
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Stage A34: Theodor-Körner Hütte–Lungötz

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h50     Distance 19.2 km      ↑ 334m     ↓ 968m

Bischofsmütze - Dachstein, Austria

The mountain Bischofsmütze
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Stage A35: Lungötz–Werfen

Difficulty I     Walking time 7h50     Distance 26.7 km      ↑ 932m     ↓ 1233m

Tennengebirge, Austria

The Tennen Mountains
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Stage A36: Werfen–Arthur Haus

Difficulty I     Walking time 4h20     Distance 14.0 km      ↑ 1156m     ↓ 153m

Hochkönig, Austria

The mountain Hochkönig (2.941m) seen from the south
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Stage A37: Arthur Haus–Erich Hütte

Difficulty I     Walking time 3h30     Distance 10.5 km      ↑ 223m     ↓ 188m

Widdersberg, Austria

The mountains Widdersberg (to the left) and Hoadl (to the right)
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Stage A38: Erich Hütte–Maria Alm

Difficulty I     Walking time 4h3500     Distance 16.6 km      ↑ 424m     ↓ 1158m

Steinernes Meer, Austria

Panoramic view over the “Steinernes Meer” (the Sea of Rocks)
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Stage A39: Maria Alm–Riemannhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h25     Distance 1010 km      ↑ 1329m     ↓ 0m

Maria Alm, Austria

Parish church of Maria Alm with the “Steinernes Meer” in the background
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Stage A40: Riemannhaus–Kärlingerhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 1h40     Distance 7.0 km      ↑ 35m     ↓582m

Funtensee, Kaerlingerhaus, Germany

The northern bank of the Funtensee Lake with the Kärlingerhaus
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Stage A41: Kärlingerhaus–Königssee

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h05     Distance 15.8 km      ↑ 137m     ↓ 1170m

Königssee, Germany

The Königssee Lake just after dawn
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Stage A42: Königssee–Engedey

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h10     Distance 9.0 km      ↑ 591m     ↓ 607m

Watzmann, Germany

The mountain Watzmann with “wife” (left) and “children” (middle)
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Stage A43: Engedey–Neue Traunsteiner Hütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 6h50     Distance 18.2 km      ↑1414m     ↓ 423m

Ramsau, Hindenburglinde, Reiteralpe, Germany

The age-old “Hindenburglinde”, lime tree near Ramsau with the Reiteralpe in the background
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Stage A44: Neue Traunsteiner Hütte–Unken

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h20     Distance 12.7 km      ↑ 86m     ↓ 1110m

Saalach, Austria

The valley of the Saalach and Hinterglemm
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Stage A45: Unken–Ruhpolding

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h30     Distance 27.4 km      ↑ 1131m     ↓ 1024m

Ruhpolding, Germany

View on Ruhpolding
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Stage A46: Ruhpolding–Marquartstein

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h20     Distance 21.9 km      ↑ 1704m     ↓ 1812m

Hochfelln, Chiemsee, Germany

View from Hochfelln to the Chiemsee Lake
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Stage A47: Marquartstein–Kampenwand Bergstation

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h35     Distance 11.8 km      ↑ 1235m     ↓ 328m

Kampenwand, Germany

At the foot of the Kampenwand
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Stage A48: Kampenwand Bergstation–Prienerhütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h10     Distance 14.3 km      ↑ 648m     ↓ 678m

Wilder Kaiser, Austria

The north face of the Wilder Kaiser
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Stage A49: Prienerhütte–Spitzsteinhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h30     Distance 12.2 km      ↑ 587m     ↓ 750m

The mountain Spitzstein seen from the south
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Stage A50: Spitzsteinhaus–Oberaudorf

Difficulty I     Walking time 2h55     Distance 11.2 km      ↑ 53m     ↓ 804m

Erl, Austria

View on Erl in Tyrol seen from the southeast
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Stage A51: Oberaudorf–Brünnsteinhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 3h15     Distance 8.5 km      ↑ 932m     ↓ 91m

Oberaudorf, Germany

View on Oberaudorf from the Auerburg
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Stage A52: Brünnsteinhaus–Rotwandhaus

Difficulty II     Walking time 7h05     Distance 17.8 km      ↑ 1482m     ↓ 1079m

Wendelstein, Germany

The mountain Wendelstein seen from the west
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Stage A53: Rotwandhaus–Sutten

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h00     Distance 12.4 km      ↑ 500m     ↓ 1234m

Rotwand, Germany

The mountain Rotwand seen from the Auerspitz
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Stage A54: Sutten–Kreuth

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h50     Distance 13.1 km      ↑ 823m     ↓ 1038m

Tegernsee, Germany

The Tegernsee Lake seen in a bird’s eye view
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Stage A55: Kreuth–Lenggriess

Difficulty II     Walking time 7h50     Distance 25.5 km      ↑ 1232m     ↓ 1333m

Lenggries, Seekarkreuz, Germany

View from the mountain Seekarkreuz towards Lenggries
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Stage A56: Lenggries–Tutzinger Hütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 5h00     Distance 12.3 km      ↑ 1225m     ↓ 582m

Benediktenwand, Kocheler Moor, Germany

View over the Loisach-Kochelsee-Moor with the Benediktenwand in the background
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Stage A57: Tutzinger Hütte–Herzogstand

Difficulty II     Walking time 06h45     Distance19.7 km      ↑ 1327m     ↓ 1084m

Kesselberg, Germany

Kesselberg near Kochel, Bavaria
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Stage A58: Herzogstand–Weilheimer Hütte

Difficulty II     Walking time 8h35     Distance 28.30 km      ↑ 1713m     ↓ 1330m

Walchensee, Germany

The Walchensee Lake in Bavaria de.wikipedia.org/wiki

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Stage A59: Weilheimer Hütte–Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Difficulty I     Walking time 5h20     Distance 15.5 km      ↑ 483m     ↓ 1725m

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen with the mountains Alpspitze, Zugspitze and Daniel in the background
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Stage A60: Garmisch-Partenkirchen–Linderhof

Difficulty II     Walking time 7h35     Distance 28.4 km      ↑ 953m     ↓ 722m

Linderhof Palace, Germany

The Linderhof Palace in Bavaria
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Stage A61: Linderhof–Kenzenhütte

Difficulty I     Walking time 3h10     Distance 9.9 km      ↑ 613m     ↓ 722m

Grubenkopf, Germany

The top of the mountain Grubenkopf in the Ammer mountain range, Bavaria
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Stage A62: Kenzenhütte–Füssen

Difficulty II     Walking time 6h20     Distance 22.1 km      ↑ 751m     ↓ 1256m

Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany

The Neuschwanstein Castle seen from the Marienbrücke (Mary’s Bridge), Bavaria
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Stage A63: Füssen–Pfronten

Difficulty II     Walking time 4h15     Distance 15.8 km      ↑ 698m     ↓ 602m

Falkenstein-Borough-Pfronten-Germany

Ruins of the Falkenstein Castle, seen from the north
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Stage A64: Pfronten–Tannheim

Difficulty II     Walking time 6h50     Distance 18.6 km      ↑ 1136m     ↓ 933m

Haldensee-LakeTannheimer-Valley-Germany

View on the Halden Lake and the Tannheimer Valley
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Stage A65: Tannheim–Prinz-Luitpold-Haus

Difficulty II     Walking time 9h10     Distance 20.8 km      ↑ 1742m     ↓ 1000m

Schrecksee Lake with Lahnerscharte, Germany

The Schrecksee Lake with the Lahnerscharte Pass in the Allgäu Alps
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Here the Purple Trail crosses the Red Trail with the Stages R49 en R50.

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Stage A66: Prinz-Luitpold-Haus–Oberstdorf

Difficulty II     Walking time 5h15     Distance 17.9 km      ↑ 681m     ↓ 1698m

Oberstdorf im Allgäu, Germany

View on Oberstdorf in the Allgäu
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Here the Purple Trail crosses the Red Trail with the Stages R49 en R50; Oberstdorf is not only the final destination of the Purple Trail, but also the final destination of the Yellow Trail with Stage B40.

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