Upper Austrian Pre-Alps
|Upper Austrian Pre-Alps|
|Highest peak||Hoher Nock ( )|
|part of||Northern Limestone Alps|
|Classification according to||AVE 17b|
Southwest side. Hoher Nock () in the middle, in front of it Hagler ( ) and on the right Gamsplan ( ).
The Upper Austrian Pre-Alps are a mountain group of the Eastern Alps ( AVE 17b), which encompasses the area between the Trauntal ( Gmunden ) in the west and the Ennstal in the east, to Steyr in the north, which is customarily also divided into the Enns and Steyrtal Pre-Alps and the Salzkammergut Pre-Alps (separate around the Steyrtal ). From a political point of view, the area comprises the districts of Steyr-Land and Kirchdorf . Large parts are located in the Kalkalpen National Park .
Delimitation according to the Alpine Club division of the Eastern Alps (AVE)
- Alpine foothills from Gmunden to Waidhofen ad Ybbs - Gaflenz - Enns to Altenmarkt - Laussabach - Hengstpass - Dambach - Windischgarsten - Teichl - Steyr - Weißenbach - Bernerau - Ödseen - Hetzau - Habernau - Moosau - Grieseneckbach - Offenseebach - Traun - Traunsee.
Here are the mountain groups:
Other well-known peaks are: