How do you want to reach the summit today? On foot or do you prefer the more comfortable option of gliding up to the dizzy heights via the mountain railway?The top stations of the Schloßalmbahn, Stubnerkogelbahn and the Graukogel lifts are ideal starting points for hiking and mountain tours; enjoy stunning views of the glacier and the mountain scenery of the "Hohen Tauern" with its numerous three-thousand-metre peaks.
Discover your own personal mountain experience amidst the unique Gastein mountains. Whether you prefer a pleasant stroll on an alpine meadow, a strenuous mountain tour or just a walk in the mountains - there's something here for all tastes. Take a look at the pictures on our web cam, tomorrow you could be here ...
By the way: The "Stubnerkogelbahn" was awarded the seal of approval "Excellent Austrian Summer lift" and guarantees a high-quality service on the mountain.
The 140 metre suspension bridge is brand new and is a European record at this height. The construction leads you directly from the terrace of the mountain restaurant to the transmitter on the opposite side. With the connecting route across the ridge, the suspension bridge opens up a fascinating circular hiking trail on the Stubnerkogel plateau connecting to the route across the ridge.
Your personal adventure can begin: Feel as free as a bird with paragliding. Experience the wonderful thermal conditions as a paraglider or hang-glider in Gastein.
Louis Grogger's Parataxi Gastein offers flights for all age groups. Starting points are Dorfgastein, Bad Hofgastein or Bad Gastein, the ascent is made in comfort with the mountain railway.
Get a bird's eye view: paragliding gives you a whole perspective of the mountains of Gastein and with distance flights you can enjoy stunning views of the regional valleys from above.
Test your powers of concentration and your marksmanship at our new archery course. Starting point is the valley station of the Bellevue Alm lift, just 1 minute walk from Gastein Lodge.
After a thorough training session the hunt begins. 16 true-to-nature replica animals are dotted along the idyllic woodland path leading across a wooden bridge. Your accuracy is required in hitting all animals using your bow and arrows. Who will gain the most points?
The required equipment for hunters of all ages is available at the hunting course.
Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., from May until October (weather-dependent), on Mondays closed
Agreement on deadlines outside the opening hours possible.
The hunt takes approximately 1 ½ hours.