Walk4Wilderness: 3-6 July 2017

Walk4Wilderness: 3-6 July 2017

We are young, motivated nature fans, who are looking for adventure!

With our Generation Earth action project we experienced wild nature and got politically active at the same time. In a group of about 15 young people, plus some WWF experts, we took a 4- day hike in the Ybbstaler Alps (Austria). Through the hike, we raised awareness about natural areas in this region. Especially, we pushed for the enlargment of the nature protection area of Dürrenstein.

Together with environmentalists, journalists and photographers we made great experiences in “the wild,” and got politically active.

Hard Facts

Who? Young adults (15-25 years old)

When? Mon. 3. July – Thu. 6. July 2017

Route: Hochkar – Dürrenstein – Lunzer Obersee – Lunzer See (Download Route – 5 MB)

Accommodation: Schutzhaus Hochkar- Brunnecker Hütte or Schwarzalmer Hütte- Ybbstaler Hütte


Walk4Wilderness in the press

Wellness Magazin: Erweiterung des Wildnisgebiets Dürrenstein gefordert! (4. July 2017 – article in German)

Team: Mona, Jure, Martin

With our project we want to create a deeper connection with nature and raise awareness for threatened natural spaces.

Hi! If you have any quesetions about Walk4Wilderness, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Send an e-mail to Mona

Walk4Wilderness project team member

Generation Earth supports the SDGs
Generation Earth supports the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.

This action project supports goal #15 life on land.

Learn more about the 2030 agenda and the Global Goals by clicking here!

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