The composition of the trail varies between forest road, trail, meadow path, forest trail, rocky passages with some sections secured by ropes and short climbing sections.
Rucksack, sturdy hiking/mountaineering boots with anti-slip treaded soles, weather-appropriate hiking gear (breathable), a change of clothes, sun protection (sunglasses, sun cream, lip protection, headgear), waterproofs (rain jacket/poncho, pocket umbrella, rucksack protector), cold protection (hat, gloves), sufficient food and drink, hiking poles (height adjustable) if required, first aid kit incl. rescue blanket and bivouac sack, mobile phone with fully charged battery, headlamp, plastic bag for waste, hiking map, route description and information materials (GPX track), ID, insurance card, cash; helmet
KaiserJet/Postbus stop “Scheffau Dorf” – followed by approx. 30-minute hike to Wegscheid car park.
More information at: www.wilderkaiser.info
Heading from Wörgl, Kufstein or St. Johann on the B178 road, take the exit to Scheffau. When you reach the Gasthof Maikircher inn located in the village of Scheffau, turn right in the direction of the Restaurant Jägerwirt. Follow the road until you reach the car park Wegscheid, below the Restaurant Jägerwirt.
Wegscheid car park, Scheffau (883 m) – pay & display