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Hike to the Wiesberghaus

First of all…

The following hike is a high alpine hiking tour. Mountain experience, stamina, sure-footedness and good preparation are the best prerequisites for a successful and safe day trip. Please do not attempt it wearing sports shoes, normal street shoes or flip-flops! This ensures nothing will get in the way of an adventurous hike. Still have questions? For more safety tips, click here ... And now enjoy reading about this tour.

Friends of Nature house on a high level

As is well known, many roads lead to Rome, but also to the Wiesberghaus. The managed mountain hut at 1884 metres above sea level impresses with its beautiful location at the foot of the Niederen Ochsenkogel with a direct view of the Dachstein peak. The hike from Hallstatt to the Wiesberghaus in particular requires a lot of stamina, surefootedness and mountain experience. This tour can also be easily combined with other trails: A hike to the Simonyhütte or on the great Nature Trail. We have summarised the best hiking variants for you below. We wish you lots of fun!

Safety Tips for Hikers

Admittedly, the landscape of the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut is the absolute pinnacle for hiking fans, mountain enthusiasts and nature lovers—unforgettable tours to incredibly beautiful mountain lodges and meadows, panorama views as far as the eye can see and cherished moments that will last a lifetime! However, you should remember that while hiking you might find yourself in high-alpine terrain. We’ve put together some resources to assist you: how to best prepare for your tour, recommended items for your backpack and steps to take in an emergency situation. Remember to always play it safe and enjoy your hiking adventure in the Salzkammergut!

More time to enjoy!

To save you unnecessary searching on various websites, we have summarised all relevant information about this tour for you below: contact details, opening times, travel times of cable cars, links to public transport and much more. In this way, you get all the information at a glance and have more time to enjoy the breathtaking mountains of the Salzkammergut.

Refreshments and overnight stays & other offers

Mountain Adventures in Obertraun

Simony Hut: So close to heaven!

© Kraft | Simonyhütte in der Ferieregion Dachstein Salzkammergut

Across the karst plateau

Hiking from the Gjaidalm to the Wiesberghaus to Hallstatt

Hike from Hallstatt to the "Simony hut" Simonyhütte

Hike from the Krippenstein to Simonyhütte

Freie Unterkünfte für Ihren Wanderurlaub im Salzkammergut

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