Hiking & mountain climbing

On the sunny side of Salzburg's alpine summer

You can still find them: these small, idyllic alpine huts with gurgling water troughs and wonky walls. Even from far away you can smell the aroma of freshly-baked farmers' doughnuts, which are served with tangy lemon balm syrup. In the Salzburger Sportwelt the alpine huts hark back to bygone time. Your everyday life fades into the distance in in a jiffy. Hiking is sure to be pleasurable experience - more than 1,000 km of signposted paths lead through the seven resorts - Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St.Johann, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben, Filzmoos - including the Salzburger Almenweg. There are 19 certified alpine summer huts in the region and there's always the option to head on up higher - from the alpine meadows into rocky terrain and on to the peaks. Whether on your own or accompanied by a guide - happiness is along the way - and leads steadily uphill.

The most beautiful hikes in the Salzburger Sportwelt

Are you looking for unforgettable hikes?
Then browse through our jam-packed hiking guide and select a tour to suit your requirements!

Guided hikes in the resorts

Those not wishing to hike alone and who prefer to join a group, have the opportunity to do so in all holiday resorts. Enquire at the Tourist Offices about the guided hikes on offer.
Most of these tours are also suitable for families.

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Salzburger SportweltCard

With the free Salzburger Sportwelt Card you can take advantage of the varied sporting, fun and cultural leisure activities for all ages. The Card offers discounts on a wealth of activities and admissions to the best attractions around. The Salzburger Sportwelt Card is available at all accommodation properties in our region - just ask at check-in.