Hiking in the Gosaukamm mountain range in Salzburg

Sunset and rainbow in the Gosaukamm mountain
The Gosaukamm mountain range offers many possibilities

Hiking, climbing & biking between Salzburg and Upper Austria

Once a million year old ocean reef and now an impressive limestone mountain range: the Gosaukamm is one of the most popular hiking destinations in Salzburg and Upper Austria. No matter if you're a biker, climber or you're just enjoying the view – the Gosaukamm has a lot to offer!

From Alpine Hotel Lämmerhof in the Lammertal Valley you can access the alp area of the Gosaukamm in only a few minutes by car.

Alps, cottages & hiking trails

Espacially on the Zwieselalm alp and on Salzburg's side of the Gosaukamm you will find many operated alpine cottages. They are small, cosy, easy to reach and you will be greeted by the operator with regional specialities – this is what all of them have in common. You can visit almost all of them on the well marked Austriaweg trail.

Mountain bike holidays in Salzburg
You can reach many cottages with your mountainbike! (c) Tennengau/Bernhard Moser

Following cottages are waiting for your visit:

  • Stuhlalm in Annaberg
  • Mahdalm in Annaberg
  • Rottenhofhütte in Annaberg
  • Theodor-Körner-Hütte in Annaberg
  • Zwieselalmhütte in Annaberg
  • Hofpürglhütte in Filzmoos
  • Gablonzerhütte in Gosau
  • Adamekhütte in Gosau
  • Breininghütte in Gosau
  • Edtalmhütte in Russbach

For sporty hikers there is a route all around the Gosaukamm mountain range. This tour is done best with a night on one of the cosy huts mentioned above. You can learn more at Lämmerhof's summer package overview.

Mountain bike trails around the Gosaukamm

The Gosaukamm mountain range is not only famous among hikers. Mountain bikers find sporty routes for a ride with a stunning view. The Kresl-route takes you up to the Loseggalm and Mahdalm. Over Annaberg nd Russbach you can reach the Edtalm cottage via the Edtalm-route or Hornspitz-route. Learn more about the mountain bike trails in the Tennengau region!

Hiking in Dachstein West around Gosaukamm
The Hornbahn will bring you to Bruno's Bergwelt (c) Tennengau/Bernhard Moser

Mountaineering, sport climbing & Via Ferrata

The Gosaukamm is also a popular destination for climbers. At the Angerstein, the Salzburger Pfeiler, the Donnerkogel but also on the Bischofsmütze you will find many multi-pitch routes in almost all levels of difficulty. Sport climbers will be overwhelmed by the innumerable routes in the Hofpürglhütte climbing area and Via Ferrata-fans climb the Donnerkogel over the Intersport Via Ferrata. Here you will learn more about Via Ferrata climbing and possibilities for alpine and sport climbing.

Summer cable cars in Dachstein West

Multiple summer cable cars will bring you fast and easy into the hiking region of Dachstein West. The Donnerkogelbahn in Annaberg is situated only 15 minutes away by car. In Russbach you can take the Hornbahn up to Bruno's mountain world, the natural fun park for kids, next to the Edtalm cottage. Directly at lake Gosau you can take the Gosaukamm cable car and enjoy the exciting view. Here you can learn more about the cable cars around the Lämmerhof.

Make the Gosaukamm mountain range to your playground in your next summer holidays in the Lammertal Valley. At Alpine Hotel Lämmerhof you are staying between the Gosaukamm and the Tennengebirge mountain range. So you have innumerable hiking routes, bike tours and alpine cottages to choose from. Here you can make a no-obligation enquiry or send an easy-to-do online booking.

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