The Buchensteinwand

The viewing mountain in Pillerseetal

As THE viewing mountain in Pillerseetal, the Buchensteinwand promises unique scenery and the best views. These views can be enjoyed on the terrace from ‘Das Weitblick’ restaurant, which serves delicious local food.

A variety of events and all the summer highlights are available at

Opening hours cable cars Pillersee

  • checkfrom May 2022

  • check09.00 - 17.00 h

Summer activities on the Buchensteinwand

Variety-packed hiking trails for all ability levels are here waiting to be discovered. There are also numerous mountain bike routes that proceed through the superb mountains. E-Biker? No problem! On the Buchensteinwand batteries can be charged all-round - your own and your E-bike’s!


The Jakobskreuz is the biggest walk-in cross in the world. The recently constructed Antonius Chapel in the Jakobskreuz is a contemplative, power-filled place, providing extensive views. Pay the entry fee and from the four viewing platforms you can enjoy the views across PillerseeTal and the surrounding mountains.

Latest live data


  • Blick Richtung St. Ulrich am Pillersee

    Blick Richtung St. Ulrich am Pillersee

  • Blick Richtung Kitzbüheler Horn und Wilder Kaiser

    Blick Richtung Kitzbüheler Horn und Wilder Kaiser

  • Blick auf das Jakobskreuz

    Blick auf das Jakobskreuz

    Today 2022-07-02

  • sunny
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  • wb_sunnyMax.28 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation10 % (0 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk10 %

    Tomorrow 2022-07-03

  • sunny
  • ac_unitMin.13 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.29 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation10 % (0 mm)
  • flagWindNord 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk15 %

    Tomorrow 2022-07-04

  • sun and clouds, possible rain shower and thunderstorms
  • ac_unitMin.14 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.26 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation70 % (11.7 mm)
  • flagWindNord 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk55 %

    Tomorrow 2022-07-05

  • sun, clouds, rain
  • ac_unitMin.14 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.24 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation55 % (4.3 mm)
  • flagWindNord 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk45 %
  • 11open lifts
  • 27°Valley15°Mountain
  • flash_on10% Thunderstorm risk
  • 10% Precipitation
  • 5km/h Wind

Last updated at14.05.2022 11:56:45 Time

Data provision by Bergbahn Pillersee / Buchensteinwand

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