Choose a language
Plan a route here
Summit

Scharspitze

Summit · Altenberg · 8,072 m
Responsible for this content
Tourist-Information Altenberg Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Scharspitze
    / Scharspitze
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Logo der 14 Achttausender
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Scharspitze
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Historische Bobbahn - Infotafel
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Historische Bobbahn - Infotafel
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Historische Bobbahn
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Historische Bobbahn
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Historische Bobbahn - Infotafel
    Photo: Tourist-Information Mitarbeiter, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
A summit of the "14 eight-thousanders in the Eastern Ore Mountains Tour" - the Himalayas in the Eastern Ore Mountains! Height: 807 m

You can rest in a small hut and in summer the surrounding meadows are perfect for taking a longer break. 

This peak is located in the middle of the cross-country skiing area. The circular trail 5 = Scharpsitze runs along here. Many years ago, real winter sports enthusiasts started here, because the former bobsleigh run, which can here also be found. With a little bit of attention you can still see the foundations of the old route. At the Scharspitze you will find a stamp point that identifies the summit as a destination of the "14 eight-thousanders" tour. You can obtain all information about this tour inthe Altenberg Tourist Information Office.

 

Profile picture of Tourist-Information Altenberg
Author
Tourist-Information Altenberg
Update: October 17, 2021

Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
50.751045, 13.772325
DMS
50°45'03.8"N 13°46'20.4"E
UTM
33U 413395 5622859
w3w 
///beginning.defying.spreads
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Recommendations nearby

Cross-country skiing · Altenberg
Z5 - Loipenzubringer 5 - Geising /Scharspitze
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 0.2 km
Duration 0:06 h
Ascent 12 m
Descent 0 m

Z5 - Loipenzubringer 5 Oberes Vorwerk - Aschergaben - Neue Straße

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Cross-country skiing · Altenberg
Z6 - Loipenzubringer 6 - Zinnwald/Scharspitze
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 0.5 km
Duration 0:08 h
Ascent 12 m
Descent 11 m

Z6 - Loipenzubringer 6 Ortseingang Zinnwald - Kreuzung Neue Straße/Langer Gassenweg 

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Cross-country skiing · Altenberg
Z3 - Loipenzubringer 3 - Altenberg/Scharpitze
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 0.8 km
Duration 0:08 h
Ascent 8 m
Descent 48 m

Z3 - Loipenzubringer 3 Bergstraße -> Netto -> Schwarzwasserweg

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 0.3 km
Duration 0:11 h
Ascent 23 m
Descent 1 m

Z7 - Loipenzubringer 7 Besucherbergwerk Zinnwald -  Langer Gassenweg

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Cross-country skiing · Altenberg
V3 - Loipenverbinder 3 - Sonnenhof
recommended route Difficulty easy closed
Distance 0.4 km
Duration 0:03 h
Ascent 0 m
Descent 28 m

V3 - Loipenverbinder 3 Sonnenhof

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 5.7 km
Duration 1:33 h
Ascent 98 m
Descent 97 m

The L5 is a circular trail around two of the well-known peaks, the  Scharspitze and the Biwakkuppe. This tour is medium difficult. 

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 9.6 km
Duration 2:22 h
Ascent 192 m
Descent 192 m

The L1 across the Kahleberg area. It is a 9 km long circular trail with refreshments possibilities and a great view from the Kahleberg.

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Winter hiking · Altenberg
Winter hike in the Scharspitze area
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 6.6 km
Duration 1:46 h
Ascent 105 m
Descent 105 m

Winter hike around the Scharspitze. Fairytale snow-covered forests, clear winter air, a wide view of the mountains - the magic of the cold season ...

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg

Show all on map

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Scharspitze

01773 Altenberg / OT Zinnwald-Georgenfeld

Special features

Place to visit
  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
  • 8 Routes nearby