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Hiking tours

Hiking tours for everyones needs

Panorama Duisitzkarlake
Hiking with a view: Duisitzkarlake

No matter if you are a climbing enthusiast or a hobby hiker – we compiled for you below a couple of hiking suggestions, which will ensure unforgettable hikes for everyone. On some of the hikes, our host himself will accompany you to show you the region's most beautiful spots. Don't miss out on the sunrise hike with our host Fritz!

Additionally, please note that the Schladming-Dachstein tourist association is also offering free guided hikes.

Climbing enthusiast or hobby hiker?
Lake Duisitzkarsee

Tour time: 1.5 hours

Short description: Rohrmoos – Obertal Talschluss – hike along the forest road or through the forest, both are possible - Duisitzkarsee – Duisitzkarsee hut – Farlech hut. Tip: beautiful lake – cosy huts

Dachstein Skywalk

Short description: marvellous views over the Ennstal valley and beyond can be enjoyed on the Dachstein Skywalk – at the same time you get to know the region's landmark. The ascent with the cable car from Ramsau takes only 5 minutes and after arrival on the top, you have the opportunity to enjoy a circular walk. You can also enjoy skiing and cross country skiing here. The Skywalk is located directly at the Dachstein upper terminus. Tip: in the summer you can enjoy the sunrise from the Dachstein Skywalk.

Alpin blossom at ramsau
Alpin blossom hike at ramsau

Riesach waterfall and the path "Durch die Höll"

Tour time: 1.5 - 2 hours

Short description: starting in Rohrmoos in the direction of Untertal until the head of the valley – here the tour starts: you can either go along the forest road or through the forest. Both ways pass the natural spectacle of the Riesach waterfall. You can then continue the tour over the ravine "Die Höll" to Lake Riesachsee – the adventure of this path leads you alongside impressive white water, but note that the entrance is a chain bridge. Tip: if you don't want to go through the entrance "Die Höll" you can continue your hike on the forest road. On arrival you can enjoy the Riesachsee lake. Tip: several routes are available for your hiking tour.

Viehbergalm

Tour time: 2 hours

Tip: you will be rewarded for your hike with a beautiful hut-filled valley with enough space for your children to play – at the Viehbergalm hut you will be served the legendary and best alpine coffee, whose recipe is top secret – this tour is guided by our host.

Putzenalm at the schwarzensee lake

Tour time: 2 hours

Tip: you will be rewarded for your hike with a beautiful hut-filled valley with enough space for your children to play – at the Viehbergalm hut you will be served the legendary and best alpine coffee, whose recipe is top secret – this tour is guided by our host.

Sunset with hiker
Evening hike at Rohrmoos Schladming

Gollinghut

Tour time: 2 hours

Short description: Rohrmoos – Untertal – Waldhäuslalm – Riesach waterfall (short detour) – along the forest path – Golling hut. Tip: inviting alpine meadow – you can reach the Hochgolling and the Klafferkessel from here.

Styrian Kalkspitze

Tour time: 3 hours

Short description: Rohrmoos - Preunegg – Preuneggtal road – car park – Ursprungalm – broad hiking path – Giglachsee lake – Giglachsee hut – path to Styrian Kalkspitze – (Lungauer Kalkspitze right next to it). Tip: marvellous summit with views over the valley

Hiking with children

Holidays on the mountains should be fun for every member of the family. That is why there are also hikes for toddlers. We have compiled some children's hikes for you:

Hiking family
Family hike at schladming

Riesach waterfalls

Tour time: 1 hour

The tour to the roaring waterfalls starts in Untertal, from the Riesach waterfall car park. You must not miss seeing this spectacle because your children will be completely stunned. Tip: on the way, you pass the Waldhäusl Alp with an adventure playground, animals, boat and raft trips on the Waldhäusl lake.

Mushroom learning path

Tour time: 1 hour

The mushroom path leads through the forest, from the Hochwurzen cable car lower station. Passing various nature-stations on the way, the whole family will learn a lot about the different mushrooms in the area. Tip: this hiking path is a good "wellies hike" on rainy days.

Fairytale hike

Tour time: 1 hour (first half of the path is accessible with pram)The adventure path starts at the Rohrmooserhof Hotel and passes various fairytale surprises. On the path there is also a Viking ship and a huge swing.

Circular path to the nickel melter

Tour time: 1 hour (accessible for prams)The tour starts from Hopfriesen/Obertal to the middle of the Schladminger mining centre.Special tip: It is well worth visiting the newly opened nickel museum with smelter.

Giglachlake - Schladming
Giglachlake hike holiday Schladming

Planai circular path – Hopsi Land

Tour time: 1.5 hours (also for prams)

You can either ascent with the Planai cable car or drive with your car to the Planaihof. This is where the circular path starts – as well as also being where you will get to know some interesting facts. Tip: at the end of the path there is a playground.

Waldhäuslalm

Depending on where you park your car you can have a pleasant walk on this path to the Waldhäuslalm (also for prams). Tip: at the Waldhäuslalm there is an adventure playground, animals, boat and raft trips on the Waldhäusl lake.

Moarhof Alm

(accessible for prams)

Moarhof Alp is accessible by car – but you can also have a very enjoyable walk up there. Depending on how long you plan to hike, you can park your car anywhere alongside the path.

Tip: at the Moarhof Alp, there are real rocks for climbing/bouldering, animals, playground and culinary highlights, all waiting for you.

Top station Hochwurzen
Hochwurzen – getaway mountain at Rohrmoos near schladming

Styrian Bodensee Lake

Tour time: 1.5 hours (accessible for prams)

In the Seewigtal Valley there is the Styrian Lake Bodensee. The trip starts at the car park and leads to the lake and around it. There is also a playground here, as well as the opportunity for boat trips on the lake and feeding the fish.

Hochwurzen – explore the natural environment

Tour time: 1.5 hours

Take the cable car up to the Hochwurzen mountain station. From there, walk along the forest learning path with everything you need to know about the forest and the animals and then continue hiking to the Roßfeld plateau. This path is for children with good stamina – but they will be rewarded with wonderful views and their brought along snacks and packed lunch!

Excursions:

Our excursion-tips or rainy-day programme for families. The following adventures can be reached by car between 10 minutes to 1 hour:

  • Forest Park & Forest high rope course
  • Summer toboggan run Hochwurzen
  • Waldhäuslalm
  • Hohenwerfen castle with falconry show
  • Dachstein ice caves
  • Werfen ice caves
  • Salt mine & huge underground slides
  • Salzburg Zoo
  • Trautenfels castle (local museum)

Send us your non obligation holiday inquiry and book your room for your family holidays at the Rohrmooserhof Hotel near Schladming in Styria