Krün is a municipality in the Upper Bavarian district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. It belongs with Garmisch-Partenkirchen as district capital and cultural center as well as other municipalities to the region Werdenfelser Land. A few kilometers south runs the German- Austrian border.
The village, together with Mittenwald and Wallgau, builds the tourism network Alpenwelt Karwendel who markets the holiday region throughout the year as a starting point for sports and recreational activities such as hiking and cross-country skiing.
Krün was in 2015 host-community of the G7 summit. It took place on 7 June and 8 June 2015 in Schloss Elmau, which belongs as a separate district to the municipality of Krün. On the occasion of the G7 summit US-President Barack Obama visited the village together with Chancellor Angela Merkel and her husband. They enjoyed bavarian breakfast and music and talked with the natives.
KRUN (1400 AM) is an American radio station licensed to serve the community of Ballinger, the county seat of Runnels County, Texas. The station's broadcast license is held by Graham Brothers Communications, LLC.
The station was assigned the call sign "KRUN" by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).