Hiking up to Lake Schrecksee in southern Germany

(Last Updated On: 12. September 2020) Lake Schrecksee [ʃrɛkse:] is the highest alpine lake, and it is located in southern Germany close to the Austrian border. The small islet in it makes it to a “trademark” of this place and the name Schrecksee means “fright lake” or “shock lake”. Where this place got its name from is not clear but in reality, Schrecksee is anything else but frightening. Thus, a hike to this lake was one of the greatest I can remember and I got a chance to make stunning photos there, folks. In this article, I’d like to give you some information how to get to the Schrecksee and hope, you’ll get the same wanderlust like me. So read on, folks. Important information Before we go on, please note this important information: Schrecksee and everything surrounding it, is located in a nature conservation area. Thus, camping is strongly prohibited. … Continue reading Hiking up to Lake Schrecksee in southern Germany