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 12th May 2023

  • 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


    Today 2023-05-29

  • mainly sunny
  • ac_unitMin.8 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.22 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation10 % (0.3 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk5 %

    Tomorrow 2023-05-30

  • mainly sunny
  • ac_unitMin.8 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.21 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation20 % (0.2 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk10 %

    Tomorrow 2023-05-31

  • sunny
  • ac_unitMin.8 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.23 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation15 % (0 mm)
  • flagWindOst 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk20 %

    Tomorrow 2023-06-01

  • sunny
  • ac_unitMin.8 °C
  • wb_sunnyMax.24 °C
  • opacityPrecipitation35 % (0.6 mm)
  • flagWindNordost 5 km/h
  • flash_onThunderstorm risk15 %
  • 11open lifts
  • 22°Valley8°Mountain
  • flash_on5% Thunderstorm risk
  • 10% Precipitation
  • 0km/h Wind

Last updated at17.05.2023 15:43:09 Time

Data provision by Bergbahn Pillersee / Buchensteinwand

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