Hiking around Lake Gosau: Löckermoos - © Kraft

Hiking

Mountain weather - The hiking and climbing weather

When hiking or climbing in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut, it is always an advantage to keep an eye on the current mountain weather. Whether it's a sightseeing trip to the 2000 meter high Krippenstein to the "5Fingers" viewing platform, a family hike on the Zwieselalm in Gosau or a climbing tour on the “Seewand” in Hallstatt. We keep an eye on the current mountain weather for you.

  • Service Weather
    Mountain & Hiking Weather
    and excursions to the Salzkammergut
    Weather forecast for the coming days
    Thursday
    Lots of sun and warmer.
    Perfect mountain and bathing weather.
    But it stays dry!
    25 to 31 degrees in the valleys.
    18 degrees with firm visibility.
    Friday
    It's midsummer into the weekend.
    Hot at 26 to 32 degrees.
    On the mountains at noon around 17 degrees.
    Best view from Krippenstein and Feuerkogel.
    Rain showers or thunderstorms possible in the evening.
    Pack rain protection and sun protection!
    Saturday
    Muggy and sunny at times.
    Ideal touring and bathing weather.
    Short rain showers possible.
    Highs between 25 and 30 degrees.
    On the mountains again around 17 degrees.
    Sunday
    Only temporary sun.
    Changeable with a few rain showers or thunderstorms.
    Be careful when hiking in the mountains.
    Rain cover in the backpack.
    Highs 23 to 28 degrees.
    In the afternoon it cools down.
    Monday
    New week begins only some sun.
    Rain showers possible at any time.
    Don't forget about the rain cover.
    Temperatures will reach around 21 to 26 degrees.
    .Update:
    18.07.2024
    More weather
    here...
    Note
    Edited mountain weather report.
    Compiled by meteorologists.
    Subject to change
  • World Heritage mountains
    2000 m: Mount Krippenstein Obertraun
    1500 m: Zwieselalm Gosau
    0800 m: Mount Salzberg Hallstatt

Magische Momente in ausgezeichneter Natur

Lassen Sie sich fesseln von der Wunderwelt des Dachsteins, von den Bergpersönlichkeiten im Landschaftsjuwel Salzkammergut. Auf unzähligen romantischen kleinen Steigen und Wegen oder auf bequemen und gut ausgebauten Wanderwegen lernt man die schönsten Fleckchen der Region kennen.

Familie, Abenteuer und Wanderurlaub

Ob hoch hinaus auf die Gipfel der Berge, entlang rätselhafter Erlebnisstationen oder durch mystische Wälder – die Möglichkeiten sind endlos. Unser diesjähriger Wanderangebot steht ganz im Zeichen von gemeinsamen Erlebnissen, unvergesslichen Momenten und der Freude am Entdecken. Nachfolgend haben wir für euch wieder Tipps um euren Wanderurlaub zu einem wahren Abenteuer für die ganze Familie zu machen und wie sich eure Kids die Zeit in den Sommerferien vertreiben können. Wir wünschen euch noch einen schöne Wanderzeit im Salzkammergut.

The large hiking portal
in the Salzkammergut at a glance

Hiking & unforgettable mountain moments: Mountain Moments 2024

© Kraft

Hiking trails at a glance

Mountain Huts and Alpine

© Kraft | Almen und Berghütten in der Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut: Gablonzerhütte

“Glücksplätze” - Places of happiness

Unforgettable nights in the mountains

© Kraft Übernachten auf den Berghütten und Almen in der Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut: Raschberghütte in Bad Goisern am Hallstättersee.

The “Dachstein Salzkammergut hiking friends“

© Kraft | Kompetenz-Gastgeber “ Wanderfreunde Dachstein Salzkammergut“

Fountain of Youth "Jungbrunnenweg" Trail in Russbach

Hiking with Betty

© Jehlde | Wmit Betty in der Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut

Your Hiking Taxis in the World Heritage

"Home Bringer Hiking Taxi" Gosau

Alm Taxi Gosau

©Jack/www.gosautal.net

Slow train Gosau

Overview: Mountain Guides & Alpine Schools in the Salzkammergut

© Gerhard Pilz

Natural spectacle - Here the landscape is the star of the show

© Kraft | Naturschauspiel – Hier ist die Landschaft der Star

Hiking in Autumn

Safety tips for hiking

Overview of current trail closures

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Mountain events in the Salzkammerut

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Feuerkogel, Ebensee

Fri, Jul. 19, 2024 09:30 — 15:00 Tourist office of Rußbach, Rußbachsaag 22 Russbach

Fri, Jul. 19, 2024 10:00 — 14:00 Schiffsanlegestelle Loidl, Ortsplatz

Sat, Jul. 20, 2024 19:15 — 22:30 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Tue, Jul. 23, 2024 09:30 — 16:00 Sports ground Gosau, Gosau

Sat, Aug. 3, 2024 09:00 — 13:30 Municipal office Obertraun, Obertraun 180 Obertraun

Tue, Aug. 13, 2024 08:30 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Thu, Aug. 15, 2024 11:00 Seekarkirche, Gosau

Sat, Aug. 17, 2024 09:20 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Sun, Aug. 18, 2024 09:20 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Sat, Aug. 24, 2024 05:30 — 09:30 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Sun, Aug. 25, 2024 09:30 — 16:30 Sports ground Gosau, Gosau

Fri, Sep. 6, 2024 10:00 — 18:00 Gjaidalm, Winkl 31 Obertraun

Sun, Sep. 8, 2024 12:30 Simonyhütte, Lahnstraße 48 Hallstatt

Sat, Sep. 14, 2024 09:00 — 17:00 Protestant church Gosau, Gosau 179 Gosau

Sat, Sep. 14, 2024 11:30 Zwölferkogel, Obertraun

Sun, Sep. 15, 2024 09:20 Dachstein-Krippenstein-Cable car, Winkl 34 Obertraun

Sun, Sep. 15, 2024 11:00 Rossmoosalm, Bad Goisern

Sat, Sep. 28, 2024 09:00 Alpine Iglmoos (Iglmoosalm), Gosau

Sat, Oct. 26, 2024 09:30 — 16:00 Sports ground Gosau, Gosau

Search now for free accommodation to go hiking in the Salzkammergut

Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.