Guided hikes

& wonderful hiking trails

Your hiking holiday in the mountains of the Salzburger Land holds a lot of fun and relaxation in store for you. Whether on your own or with professional hiking guides - a wide variety of hiking trails ensure a varied hiking program. On the guided hikes with local hiking guides, you will gain interesting insights into the fauna & flora of the alpine landscape.

Guided hikes


From May to October you have the opportunity to explore the Salzburg mountains with certified hiking guides - up to 10 guided hikes per week are on the program. You can find more information in the current weekly program - in addition, we put the current dates of guided hikes online on our website.

Some hiking trails at a glance - hiking on your own


Sonnseitpromenade – circular hiking trail (leads past our Hotel Thurnerhof vorbei)

 

  • Hiking tour
  • Difficulty: Easy | Also perfect for families
  • Starting point: Village square Saalbach
  • Duration: 02:15 h
  • distance: 9,7 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 1,078 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: Saalbach village square - ski lift road - past the Kohlmais cable car - Ronachweg via Thurnerhof - Jausern - Saalach promenade - back to Saalbach

Zwölferkogel Rundweg (circular hike)

 

  • Relaxed circular hike
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Starting point: middle station Zwölferkogel Hinterglemm
  • Duration: 03:30 h
  • distance: 6,2 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 1,569 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: With the Zwölferkogel cable car to the middle station - section Route 8 - storage pond - forest roads to Ellmaualm - Hintermaisalm - Grabenhütte - Schwarzacherweg - Hinterglemm

 


Asitzkopf

 

  • Mountain hiking tour
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Starting point: top station Kohlmaisbahn
  • Duration: 05:00 h
  • Distance: 11.2 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 1,914 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: With the Kohlmais cable car to the top station - Saalbacher Höhenweg - Wildenkarkogel - Schönleiten - Asitzkopf summit - descent to the Schönleiten hut - Thurneralm - Kohlmaisbahn middle station

 

Schattberg Summit Round

 

  • Hiking tour
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Starting point: Schattberg X-press top station in Saalbach
  • Duration: approx. 01:30 h
  • Distance: 3.1 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 2,100 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: mountain station - west summit - west summit hut - middle summit - east summit - forest road to the mountain station


Pinzgau Walk

 

  • Haevenly panoramic hike | part of the Saalbach Hiking Challenge
  • Difficulty: Difficult | sturdy shoes, condition & endurance
  • Starting point: Schattberg X-press top station
  • Duration: 07:00 h
  • Distance: 17,6 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 2,018 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: No
  • Route: Ascent with the Schattberg X-press to the top station Schattberg Ostgipfel - Marxtenscharte - Seetörl - Klinglertörl - Klammscharte - Rohrertörl - Schmittenhöhe - with the Schmittenhöhebahn to the valley station Zell am See - bus line 680 back to Saalbach.

 


Sonnspitze

 

  • Intermediate mountain ridge hike
  • Difficulty: Difficult | hiking boots, surefootedness & condition as well as experience are required
  • Starting point: Bus stop Lengau - Hinterglemm
  • Duration: 06:30 h
  • Distance: 14.2 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 2,062 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: Lengau - 200m after the car park turn right along the forest path - Forsthofalm - Henlabjoch - Sonnspitze - turnoff Spieleckkogel (after about 1 hour) - descent via Route 3 to Lengau back to the starting point.



Kohlmaiskopf - Panorama Alm Loop

 

  • Expert hiking tour
  • Difficulty: Difficult | sturdy shoes, fitness & endurance as well as good surefootedness and alpine experience are required
  • Starting point: Restaurant Edel Weiss
  • Duration: approx. 04:30 h
  • Distance: 12.6 km in both directions
  • Highest point: 1,760 m
  • Mountain huts | serviced huts: Yes
  • Route: Edel Weiss - Saalbach - Kohlmaiskopf - Barnkogel - Wirtsalm - Asteralm - Panorama Alm - Edel - Weiss

 

 

Start your hiking pleasure! For your hiking program it is worth taking a look at the interactive hiking map of the Saalbach Tourist Office.
 
 
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