Karkopf

Elevation (feet): 5,562
Elevation (meters): 1,695
Continent: Europe
Country: Germany
Range/Region: Bavarian Alps
Latitude: 47.687117
Longitude: 12.891083
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Salzburg
Convenient Center: Bad Reichenhall

Thanks to peter lyssy for adding this peak.

Karkopf is the highest point of Lattengebirge. It´s a north-southern coursing chaine between Bad Reichenhall and Ramsau near Berchtesgaden. Karkopf is a very nice view point.

From Bad Reichenhall on the path Waxriesweg (partially very exposed !) to Schlegelam ( cottage) and further on easy path to

Predigtstuhl ( 5178 ft.). Also possible by cable-car. Hotel. From Predigtstuhl a little descent to cottage Schlegelalm .Then on easy path to the summit. 5 h from Bad Reichenhall.

Descent like ascent to Schlegelalm. Now on a broad forest carriage road to Rötelbachalm and further descent to Baumgarten in Saalach valley. 3 h. From Baumgarten to Reichenhall 3/4 h on foot path.

Thanks to peter lyssy for this description.