Mountainbiker auf einem Trail in Filzmoos.

SUMMER ACTIVITIES at

salzburg mountains

The contrasts between majestic mountains, smooth, green pastures, rumbling torrents and quiet lakes are part of what makes the Austrian Alps so attractive. Perfect for testing your limits or getting away from daily routines.
We provide you with a mountain bike map, a hiking map and a thick folder full of tour suggestions and insider tips in your ALPIN CHALET.

HIKING TRAILS

At the edge of the Hohe Tauern national park, you will many hiking trails for the whole family, leading you to crystal-clear lakes and quaint mountain cabins.

All hiking trails in Salzburger Sportwelt are marked and signposted well. Additionally, all trails are classified, so you choose the right path for your level: Blue stands for an easy hiking trail, red marks a more sporty challenge, and black is recommended for experienced hikers only accompanied by an experienced mountain guide.

HIKING BUS

From the ALPIN CHALETs, you can enter a beautiful hiking region without a car. The hiking bus or the mountain cable cars take you to many impressive round trip hikes and pick you up again when your feet are weary.

Prices hiking bus:
Filzmoos: free for adults and children with guest card
Flachau and Flachauwinkl: with guest card Euro 1.- per adult, Euro 0,50 for children from 6 to 14 years.
Wagrain: with guest card Euro 1.- per person

MOUNTAIN CABLEWAYS

From May to October, the mountain lifts of Wagrain-Kleinarl take you to hiking trails, mountain bike tours, and joyful summer toboggan runs. On the top, you can eat at a rustic mountain restaurant or simply enjoy the fantastic views. Especially families with children appreciate this service but also many mountain bikers use the cable car in summer.

A drawn male mouflon with his two kids jumping.A text bubble appears: "Holidays that make you jump for joy."

MOUNTAIN BIKING

Bikepark Wagrain is one of Austria’s best MTB downhill bike parks. But the region offers diverse trails for fans of more mellow bike tours as well.

RENTAL EQUIPMENT

Mountain bikes, trekking bikes, hiking shoes, and Nordic walking poles in all sizes including kid’s sizes; our partners will provide you with equipment for all your needs. If ordered ahead, your rental equipment will be waiting in your ALPIN CHALET upon your arrival. Links to our local partners can be found at the respective location.

RAFTING, CANYONING & KAYAKING

When rafting, canyoning or kayaking you are as close to nature as when hiking through the gorge but the ride on the white-water is full of action that you will not forget.
Our recommendation for an adventurous rafting, canyoning or kayaking tour:
Filzmoos: www.filzmoos-aktiv.at
Flachau, Flachauwinkl & Wagrain: www.alpincenter.at

SWIMMING

Lakes: In Flachau and Flachauwinkl you can choose between two swimming lakes nearby. Both can be reached by bike within 15 minutes and are free of charge.
Thermal baths: Our guests enjoy reduced entrance to Therme Amadé in Altenmarkt and Wasserwelt Wagrain.
In Filzmoos, you will find an adventure pool with indoor and outdoor facilities, a climbing wall, a fun court and children’s play facilities.

CLIMBING

When climbing on the high rope course, you will feel the adrenaline rush in your veins, but region offers a wide variety of action-packed activities for all climbers; from fixed rope routes to climbing towers and alpine parks.

PARAGLIDING

On a tandem flight and while paragliding in your summer or winter vacation, you will experience the unique panorama of the Salzburg Mountains from a whole new perspective. Together with a certified and experienced instructor, you will fly over the impressive Alpine scenery.

RUNNING & NORDIC WALKING

Many beautiful paths and signposted running routes invite you to enjoy the beautiful landscape with all its beauty while running or Nordic Walking.

MORE INFORMATION

Horse riding, fishing, mini golf or archery — to find out what else there is to do near to your ALPIN CHALET head to tourist office websites:
Tourist office Wagrain-Kleinarl
Tourist office Filzmoos
Tourist office Flachau & Flachauwinkl

SALZBURGER LAND CARD

This all-inclusive card provides you with free entry to more than 190 tourist attractions in the region of Salzburg and also a whole day’s free entry to all places of interest in the city of Salzburg thanks to the integrated 24 hours Salzburg Card.