Hiking

Hiking in SalzburgerLand on the Salzburg Sun Terrace

breathtaking landscapes and unspoilt nature up close and personal

The original way to enjoy the unique atmosphere of our sun terrace is hiking in the Pongau. Escape the stress of everyday life, feel the power of nature far away and breathe deeply in our healing climate. Find your way back to yourself and your inner balance in your own rhythm and enjoy fabulous views at the same time. Let the warming sun work its magic on you or strive towards it on high-altitude paths. From the leisurely walker to the real mountain enthusiast, everyone will find the right path with us.

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Whether you want to go high up and get a little closer to the sky or prefer to stay on the ground – there are many hiking trails in the valley and on the mountains that invite you to discover them. And everywhere you will find natural landscapes, traditional villages and rustic alpine pastures. Buchberg, Böndlsee, Hochkönig and many other natural beauties await you. Hiking in the Pongau on the Salzburg sun terrace is always worthwhile.

The most beautiful hiking trails on the Salzburg sun terrace

Your hiking holiday in the Pongau is not only exciting with its scenic diversity. Numerous truly inspiring hiking trails lead through mountain and valley, accompanied by breathtaking nature and many hours of sunshine. Where hiking in the Pongau is most beautiful? We’ll be happy to tell you!

Hiking tours

Gamskögerl and Hochegg

Herbal pleasures love this path between Hochegg and Gamskögerl. On this persistent tour from alp to alp you will discover many rare herbs which are mainly used for medicinal purposes. Of course, a small culinary stopover in the Pongau is not to be missed when hiking.

Rest oasis path to Hochglocker

Take a deep breath and enjoy: A moderate ascent leads from the Kinderalm car park in St. Veit along a forest path to the summit. Cool forests and numerous oases of peace accompany this tour above the clouds. With a short detour of half an hour even the magnificent Pronebenalm can be easily reached.

Schneeberg

The path to the Schneeberg starts at “Hubertuskapelle” in St. Veit.
You hike threw forest and meadows until you are on the top of Schneeberg.

Heukareck

The Heukareck is the local mountain of St. Veit and Schwarzach. On the top you have a wonderful view over the “Salzachtal”.

Beautiful view – circular path

You start at the market square at St. Veit and walk along the “Thomas Bernhard path”. Our way goes past the “Seelackenmuseum” to the “Beautiful view”.

Salzburg Alpine Trail

31 stages. 350 kilometers. 120 huts and alpine pastures. The Salzburger Almenweg leads through the entire federal state and lives up to its name. Among the 25 hiking villages are the three sun terrace communities of St. Veit, Schwarzach and Goldegg. For more information on the individual routes to the natural sites on the sun terrace, please refer to the brochure available from the local tourist offices.

Our alpine huts

On our hiking trails numerous alpine pastures with hearty snacks invite you to stop for a bite to eat. You can find an overview of our cabins HERE.