Hiking in the winter time around Lake Hallstatt in Austria - © Kraft

Winter hiking in Bad Goisern & Gosau

Absolute silence and untouched nature

The Bachweg in Gosau and the Traunreiterweg in Bad Goisern provide some variation in winter. The winter hiking trail in Gosau follows the Gosaubach from the Vordertal to the Hintertal. The trail is amongst the most popular for both guests and locals, due to the fact that that the impressive Gosaukamm is a constant companion. The Traunreiterweg, along the river Traun in Bad Goisern, promises an unforgettable winter wonderland. Along the way, cosy inns invite you to linger. Sit by the tiled stove and warm up with a Jaga tea or have a snack to provide strength for the next miles – this is how to enjoy snow walks to the full.

Enjoy a gentle tour

The winter in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut has many facets - also a very tranquil one. As a nature lover, you can enjoy the snowy winter landscape around Lake Hallstatt and Gosau Valley at its most romantic. Many prepared winter hiking trails invite you to relax, marvel and enjoy the snow-covered landscape. The smooth, soft crunching of the snow, the wintry silence and the magnificent winter scenery all have magical power. Numerous winter trails are even located right on the doorstep of your hosts and together with the thermal spa offerings they make a perfect combination for a great winter vacation around Lake Hallstatt. See you in Austria!

Informationen at a glance

  • Please remember: The cross-country ski trails and ski slopes are specifically and exclusively prepared for winter sports participants. Foot prints not only damage the slopes or cross-country tracks, but can also be dangerous for the winter sports participants. If you observe this, nothing will stand in the way of your unforgettable winter holiday is in the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region!
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