Naturpark Karwendel, Nature Park



Naturpark Karwendel
Nature Park


Austria Tirol Innsbruck, Innsbruck Land, Schwaz

km2: 727.2636

IUCN: V

DtP f170dbeb-289f-451e-811d-97c9d07bb80e

WIKIDATA Q108144975
WDPA 555513727

https://www.karwendel.org/

Naturpark Karwendel



A Nature Park is a protected landscape that has been preserved in its present state by means of long-term planning and agriculture and is promoted in terms of tourism.


The Karwendel Nature Park encompasses almost the entire Karwendel massif and the Arnspitze nature reserve and, with an area of 737 km², is the largest protected area in Tyrol and the largest nature park in Austria. Due to its topography, the Karwendel has an above-average proportion of natural habitats such as primeval forests and wild rivers and is home to a high number of animal and plant species that are important throughout Europe, such as the Golden Eagle, White-backed Woodpecker and Lady's Slipper Orchid. For centuries, the area has been characterized by alpine pastures, forestry and hunting as classic alpine forms of utilization. The development of alpine tourism began in the second half of the 19th century and offers numerous opportunities for different forms of alpinism in its current form with more than 50 managed huts and alpine pastures.


Großer Ahornboden in the Naturepark Karwendel (© Petra Steinmüller)



Laws and Regulations

Tiroler Forstgesetz
Tiroler Campinggesetz
Tiroler Naturschutzgesetz
Verordnung Naturschutzgebiet Naturschutzgebiet Karwendel



Rules and Regulations for specific Outdoor Activities

Note: This area is located in other protected areas. The rules replace or extend the rules of Naturschutzgebiet Karwendel, Nature Reserve | Naturschutzgebiet Fragenstein, Nature Reserve | Naturschutzgebiet Martinswand, Nature Reserve .


  Naturpark Karwendel

Entering off the beaten path

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Entering off the beaten path is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Dogs without leash

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Dogs without leash is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Cycling

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Cycling is allowed in/on Designated paths/places from 01. April until 31. October .

Winter sport

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Winter sport is allowed in/on Designated paths/places .

Motor vehicle

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Permitted only with official approval

Motor vehicle is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .  Permitted only with official approval.

Watercrafts motorized

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Permitted only with official approval

Watercrafts motorized is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .  Permitted only with official approval.

Camping

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Camping is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Camping/Bivouac

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Camping/Bivouac is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Camping (vehicle/trailer)

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Camping (vehicle/trailer) is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Disposing of waste

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Disposing of waste is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Fire

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Fire is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .

Collecting plants

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The prohibition concerns the plant species listed in the Habitats-Directive.

Collecting plants is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .  The prohibition concerns the plant species listed in the Habitats-Directive..

Mushroom collecting

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The prohibition concerns the species of fungi mentioned in the Habitats-Directive

Mushroom collecting is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .  The prohibition concerns the species of fungi mentioned in the Habitats-Directive.

Noise (tape recorders, players)

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Noise (tape recorders, players) is forbidden in/on Total area of the territory .