Karwendelmarsch Training Camp

Athletes require an extensive training for the 52-kilometre route of the Karwendelmarsch. The training camp from 25 June to 28 June 2020 offers the perfect opportunity to train for the big event. The training venue will be the route of the Karwendelmarsch in the stunning scenery of the Nature Park Karwendel.

The training camp at Lake Achensee is the perfect sporting challenge to find out whether you are fit to conquer the 52-kilometre distance of the Karwendelmarsch from Scharnitz to Pertisau. Markus Reich, Karwendelmarsch winner of the 2012 running competition, will run the camp together with sportalpen.com. He will provide valuable tips and tricks for trail running, which will certainly make the preparation easier. In addition, participants can test the latest products in the trail running sector from the sports outfitter Salewa. The starting fee for the Karwendelmarsch 2020 is included in the package.

  • Registration

    Please register directly online at sportalpen.com.

  • Programme

    Thursday, 25 June

    • Until 13.00  – Arrival and check in at Hotel Zillertaler Hof in Achenkirch
    • From 13.30 –  Round of introductions, presentation Karwendelmarsch
    • Approx. 14.30 – Tips and tricks for Karwendelmarsch runners
    • Approx. 15.30  – “Salewa” trail running presentation
    • Approx. 16.00 – Group run including product testing
    • From 18.30 – Dinner at the hotel


    Friday, 26 June – Karwendelmarsch Stage 1

    • Breakfast in the morning
    • From 09.30 – Shuttle to Scharnitz to the starting point of the Karwendelmarsch
    • Run into the mountain hut Falkenhütte (distance 30km / 1100m of elevation change)
    • Overnight stay at the mountain hut Falkenhütte
    • Rest of the day can be spent at leisure & convivial evening


    Saturday, 27 June – Karwendelmarsch Stage 2

    • Breakfast in the morning
    • From 09.00 – Run to Pertisau (distance 23km / 1100m of elevation change)
    • Shuttle from Pertisau back to Hotel Zillertaler Hof in Achenkirch
    • Afternoon can be spent at leisure, wellness at hotel available
    • 18.30 – Dinner at the hotel


    Sunday, 28 June

    • 07.00 – Easy group run, distance approx. 12km
    • Breakfast
    • Individual departure
  • Participation & Fees

    The price for the training camp is EUR 499 incl. overnight stay with half board at ****Hotel Zillertaler Hof (2 nights) and at the Falkenhütte (1 night).

    The package includes the following:

    The Karwendelmarsch training camp is suitable for trail runners and fell runners, who can run at a leisurely pace for 3 to 5 hours.

  • Photos

    Impressions 2019
    Impressions 2018
    Impressions and summary of the Trail Running Camp 2017