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Vorderhornbach is located at the entrance of the Hornbach valley, at the foot of the Grubachspitze at an altitude of 974 m above sea level. The community was first mentioned in a document in 1218 and is considered a special insider tip for those seeking peace and seclusion.

The Hornbachtal offers ambitious hikers and mountaineers, but also families and all those who prefer to take it easy, a variety of vacation activities in nature.

On your Lechweg stage to Stanzach you will also pass by Vorderhornbach and the Lechradweg also leads directly past the community along the Lech. The recreational value of the municipality of Vorderhornbach is particularly high. This is mainly due to the tranquility, untouched nature, lonely paths and spacious meadows.

Badino nature adventure pool

In summer, the family-friendly natural adventure pool "Badino" invites you to enjoy a refreshing swim. This unique swimming pool does completely without chemical additives and offers a natural and environmentally friendly alternative. Here you can cool off, relax and unwind.

Fishing & Angling

For all passionate anglers there is an opportunity to cast a line in the picturesque Hornbach. This wild river section is a true paradise for fishing enthusiasts and promises exciting hours in the midst of nature. Here you can enjoy undisturbed peace and quiet while fishing.

Lookout Baichlstein

A very special destination for hikers in summer as well as in winter is the 1,150 m high mountain and vantage point with the name "Baichlstein". From Vorderhornbach you can hike the popular "local mountain" of the community in a short time comfortably. Once at the top, a uniquely beautiful view of the famous Lechzopf awaits you.

A special highlight is the land art work "Porta Alpinae" by the artist Guenter Rauch, which is located at the highest point of the lookout mountain. This art installation opens up your view of the meandering wild river Lech and represents the transition into the mystical world of the mountains.


Europe's largest wild growing lady's slipper area

Lady's slipper path Martinau

rom mid-May to mid-June, over 6000 specimens of the rare orchid Cypripedium calceolus, the bright yellow lady's slipper, bloom in the nature park community of Elmen in the hamlet of Martinau.

Winter in Lechtal - landscapes Vorderhornbach covered with snow
Vorderhornbach in winter

In winter, the region turns into a true winter paradise and offers you unforgettable nature experiences. The prepared cross-country trails and cleared hiking trails around Vorderhornbach allow you to explore the snow-covered landscape in all its beauty.

Everything about your vacation in Vorderhornbach

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