- You're traveling a distance of 4 miles on this easy trail. The hike is therefore not too long. The average length of all hikes in Bavaria is 27 miles.
- The hike is one of the family friendly trails in the region. What’s even better: You can also bring the family’s best friend on this dog friendly hike. (See all dog friendly hikes in Bavaria.)
- In case of good weather conditions, the hike can also be done without bringing your hiking boots. There are places to buy beverages and food along the track. However it’s always recommended to bring enough water and food along with you.
This beautiful hike starts at the car park of Oberilzmühle reservoir. It is a perfect circular track for a nice walk through nature, or as a running track. Hiking along river Ilz you come across the drift dam, around the Ilz look, through a tunnel, and back to the reservoir.
Coming from Passau, follow B12 and exit at Stausee Oberilzmühle. Turn right towards Oberilzmühle and drive to the car park.