Events on top of the mountain
29. & 30. June 2019
Burning Wall and Mountain Mass
Fire burning: An old tradition, which announces to all Zillertal citizens the mountain mass the next day. Hard-working helpers of the volunteer fire departments Hainzenberg / Zell am Ziller and the mountain rescue cell of the Ziller, bring the mountain to shine. Be there when the torches are lit in the evening and magical lights illuminate the mountain. Mountain Mass: The next morning, the mountain mass takes place at the summit of Gerlossteinwand. These closely linked traditional events take place every year in June, independent form the weather. The mass is celebrated by Dr. med. Ignaz Steinwender. In bad weather the fair is celebrated at the Berghotel Gerlosstein. With musical accompaniment by the church choir and the brass section of the Bundesmusikkapelle Zell am Ziller. Access with the Gerlossteinbahn in Hainzenberg.Beginning of the fair: 11.30 clock.
Round hike: Walking time to the summit 1h. Walking time from the summit to the mountain hotel Gerlosstein approx. 1.5h
Once you have arrived at the Berghotel, you can relax and enjoy Zillertaler delicacies and local live music.