|of these articles treats the river inner one. For the Swiss district of the same name in the canton grey federations see Inn (district).|
|of countries:||Switzerland, Austria, Germany|
|source:||At the Malojapass|
|delta:||In Passau into those Danube|
|source height:||2,484 m and. NN|
|muzzle height:||291 m and. NN|
|difference in height:||2,193 m|
|catchment area:||25,700 km ²|
|Gr. Tributaries:||Sill, salt oh, Ziller, Mangfall|
|meaning places:|| Pc. Moritz, landhit a corner, Telfs, |
Innsbruck, Schwaz, Wörgl,
Kufstein, rose home,
water castle, Mühldorf,
|all-season||from the delta to Kufstein|
|seasonal||from Kufstein to Innsbruck|
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the riverEngadin rises in 2.484 m height from the Lunghinsee with the Malojapass in Swiss. It flows through the Silser -, the Silvaplaner - and the pc. Moritzersee. After passing the Austrian border with Hochfinstermünz it flows by the upper Inn valley, in the Austrian Land of the Federal Republic Tirol and the state capital Innsbruck in the Unterinntal. After passing that German/Austrian state border with Kufstein he crosses the southeast corner Bayerns and marks starting from the delta salt oh again the those those German/Austrian border.
The Innflows with Passau into the Danube. The water of the Inns, which comes from the alps, is green, that the Danube blue and the Ilz coming from a moorland black, so that the Danube a longer piece after thatConfluence three water colors (green/blue/black) exhibits. Participates remarkable, how strongly the green water of the Inns pushes the water of the Danube aside. This hangs beside the occasional very large quantity of water of the Inn mainly with the strongly different depth of two waters(Inn: 1.90 meters/Danube: 6.80 meters) together - „the Inn rushes over the Danube “. The Inn in the annual average leads also about five per cent more water than the Danube, but agitates this mainly from the strong floods of the Innswith the thaw ago, while the Danube exhibits a clearly more constant discharge - it leads most time of the yearly (Octobers with April) more water with itself. Even if the optical impression puts it thus close, of the delta thatDanube in the Inn to speak, is justified the naming „Danube “for the resulting river - not only by the length of the put back distances (Danube: 647 km/Inn: 510 km).
of the Inn offers in the upper run various possibilities for the water haven, particularly for to game water paddles and Rafting, on the Oberengadiner lakes (Silsersee, Silvaplanersee and pc. Moritzersee) also for Windsurfen.
The Inndammaccompanied on far distances a cycle track, which is suitable for expanded Radtouren also.
Along the Inn invite many excavator lakes, which resulted from gravel extraction, to bathing and swimming.
In order to document the history of the Inn and the Innschifffahrt, becamein rose home the Inn museum furnished.
cities at the Inn
- Switzerland: Pc. Moritz
- Austria: Ried in the upper Inn valley, landhit a corner, to Imst, Innsbruck, resound in Tirol, Schwaz, rat mountain, Wörgl, Kufstein
- Germany: Rose home, water castle at the Inn, Mühldorf at the Inn, Neuötting at the Inn, Simbach at the Inn
- border Austria /Deutschland: Braunau at the Inn (Austria), upper mountain at the Inn (Austria), crowd thing (Austria), Passau (Germany)
- of rights of tributaries: Salt oh, Alz, Murn, windshield frame section, tubing villages Ache, cup-sourly Ache, pointing thing, emperor brook, Wildschönauer Ache, Alpbach, Ziller, Sill, Melach, Ötztaler Ache, Pitzbach, Faggenbach, Mattig, Pram (river)
- links tributaries: Rot, Isen, Attel, Mangfall, Brandenberger Ache, Sanna
of power stations at the Inn
at the upper run of the Inn of Swiss area in the Austrian landhit a corner in Tirol are several hydro-electric power plants. Barrage weirs in the underflow off Kufstein serve both the power production and the flood protection.