Gosau "Kohlstatt" Trail in Gosau
An easy trail
The Kohlstatt Trail (Kohlstatt Loipe) is identical to the Fairy Tale Trail for the first kilometre. When you reach the first fork in the trail, however, continue straight ahead, keeping to the left hand side of the Gosau stream until you reach the Klaushof in Vordertal. Follow the long loop to the Kohlstatt-Stüberl (Blinkender Hirsch). Follow the same trail back to the Sports Centre.
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!
Information at a glance
- Starting place: 4824 Gosau
Starting point: Sports Centre
Destination: 4824 Gosau
Destination: Sports Centre
Duration: 1,49 hours
Length: 5,73 km
Metres of altitude: 59m
Lowest point: 710m
Highest point: 746m
Paths covering: Snow
Most economical season: Early winter / Deep winter
- Details - Trail
Nordic skiing facilities: Marked Nordic skiing run
Type of Nordic skiing run: Classic + skating
- Timetable skibus
Our tip for all those traveling with the ski and thermal spa bus: Download the latest timetable of the free ski bus for Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau, Hallstatt, Obertraunand the neighbouring communities as a PDF onto your tablet or smartphone. This way you are always well informed - even if you have no network available. Standing in the cold is a thing of the past.
Valid from 10th of December 2017 to 2nd of April 2018.
Download: Ski bus season 2017/18 PDF (700MB)....
- Overview of ski rental stores:Do you fancy a winter holiday in the world heritage region but can’t bring along the proper gear? The sport outfitters and ski rental shops in Bad Goisern, Gosau, Hallstatt and Obertraun have the perfect equipment just for you. Whether for snowshoeing, downhill or cross-country skiing, here you’ll find an overview of the region's best contact partners for sporting equipment.