Stimmersee Langkampfen - a clean gem
Crystal clear. Shimmering green. The shoreline slopes away gently, inviting strolls. The lake nestles in the Tyrolean Mountains of Kufsteinerland. Both long sides of the lake are surrounded by forests. It is open to the east and west. Sunbathing lawns. Stimmersee in Langkampfen, one of the eight picturesque villages of Kufsteinerland, impresses nature lovers and families.
According to statistics, Stimmersee is one of the two cleanest lakes in Austria. The average water temperature in summer is a comfortable 21 °C. In the north and south the thick forests surrounding the clear lake reach all the way to the shoreline. The eastern and western ends have sunbathing lawns. Toilets. Change rooms. Refreshment options. For sport there is a beach volleyball court. A playground and the shallow shoreline make Stimmersee very family friendly.
Created for bathing
The 3.5 hectare lake was created between 1928 and 1932 under the management of Peregrin Stimmer. Today it is a jewel at the foot of Pendling, the local mountain for Kufstein residents. The nearby meadows and forests are perfect for walking. A circuit of the lake is especially idyllic. One kilometre of forest, meadows and water.