guided walks programme

Guided walks in the Wildschönau

It's more fun in a group!
Hiking guides accompany guests five days a week between May and October to the most beautiful places in the Wildschönau.
The guided hiking programme includes hikes of all levels of difficulty. Changes are possible due to weather conditions.
All hikes are included in the Wildschönau Card.

Walking programme from May 13 until October 14, 2024

Monday | Around the Rosskopf
Around the Rosskopf

We take the gondola to the Markbachjoch (1500m). Here you have a magnificent view of the steep peaks of the
Wilder Kaiser and the Wildschönau with its four villages. The fantastic mountain panorama invites you to take a break on one
of the huts along the way, which are renowned for their good home cooking. Descent with the gondola.

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Sunrise walk

Sunrise walk — A different start to the day on the Kragenjoch Mountain in Oberau.
We start in the dark and walk through the silent forest towards the sunrise. Our summit, the Kragenjoch Mountain, is a place of power where we greet the new day together. We‘ll be back in time for breakfast.

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Hösljoch - Holzalm round trip

We meet at the most beautiful end of the Wildschönau. From the Klinglerhof in Thierbach we start our tour under the three peaks of the Gratlspitz Mountain in Thierbach. We take a rest stop at the lovely Holzalm Hut with its magnificent views.

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Thierbach Sommer | © Wildschönau Tourismus Thierbach Sommer | © Wildschönau Tourismus
The Wildschönau High Trail

We take the gondola up to the Markbachjoch and start with a fantastic view. Passing one of the largest dairy farms in Tirol, we take the Wildschönauer High Trail to the Feldalphorn, one of the most beautiful peaks in the Wildschönau. Hiking guide Gerlinde gives you a fascinating insight into alpine life. We pass several mountain pastures on the way to the Schönanger Alm, where we end the day together with a well deserved drink.

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Filzmoos High Moor

This hike is suitable for all the family. If you like, you can take off your boots and walk barefoot through the moor in the summer months. Filzmoos moor is a protected and extensive swamp area and offers wonderful insights into local flora and fauna. Nearby is the Foisching game park where a herd of tame deer are at home.

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Herbal Walk

Herbal walk to the Hintersalcherhof Farm in Auffach. On the way to the Hintersalcherhof herb farm
we forage for herbs in the woods to have them made into a healthy spread by herb farmer Birgit. Afterwards we visit the
herb garden.

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Kräutergarten Salcherhof FG Timeshot Rechte Wildschönau Tourismus(81).jpg | © Wildschönau Tourismus Kräutergarten Salcherhof FG Timeshot Rechte Wildschönau Tourismus(81).jpg | © Wildschönau Tourismus

All details to booking

General information
Hikes are included for guests with the Wildschönau Card
(only valid for individual guests and groups of up to 10 people).
Other additional costs (e.g. transfer, snack, etc.) are to be paid by the guest.
For safety reasons, dogs are not allowed on our walks. Thank you for your understanding.

Light sportswear, good over-the-ankle shoes, sun and rain protection (sun cream, hat, glasses), sufficient drinks, fruit, muesli bars.
The hikes take place in all weathers! However, the mountain hiking guide may change the route at short notice due to weather conditions.

Book your unforgettable holiday experience here by 4.30 p.m. of the previous day (MO-FR) 

Walking guides for private tours

Book a private walking guide for individual tours in the Wildschönau mountains:

Rainer Schoner Mountain hiking guide and owner of the Wildschönau Mountain Bike School offers an extensive programme of guided hikes,
mountain bike and e-bike tours, riding technique training etc. Tel. +43 676 917 1536

Harald Koidl from the Alpincenter Wildschönau offers individual hikes and tours in the Wildschönau. Tel. +43 699 129 09964

Hans-Georg Hotter: Mountain enthusiast in both winter and summer. Tel. +43 676 366 2792

Elke Henke: Private walking guide for groups or individual tours. Tel. +43 699 190 22958

Included in the Wildschönau Card

The Wildschönau Card offers great holiday advantages. Many great inclusive services such as the guided summer hikes are automatically included in the card.

Who needs a therapist when you can walk in the mountains.
Gerlinde Wimmer Walking guide