Snowshoeing in Bad Goisern

Snowshoeing to Hütteneck

Winter hiking in crisp snow, a snowy winter landscape and wonderful rolling winter hiking paths... what more does the hiker's heart need? Nature lovers are guaranteed to get their money's worth on the extended snowshoe hike from Predigstuhl (502m) and over the Rossmoosalm to Hütteneckalm (1200m). Simply strap on the snowshoes and off you go into the pristine, vast white winter wonderland. Enjoy the silent side of winter in the snowy world of Hallstatt / Dachstein Salzkammergut, far from the hustle and bustle, on the about four-kilometer trail. The approximately three-hour trek on the Predigstuhl high-altitude cross-country trail (PanoramaNova) takes us through the fairytale like Rossmoosalm to Hütteneck hut. You'll be surprised with how much energy the peaceful nature will fill you with.

Snowshoeing in the World Heritage region on a glance

Snow boot hiking

Do you love to experience unusual original nature? Then you should definitely give snowshoeing a try. Enjoy the silence of winter, experience the untouched nature and immerse yourself into the enchanted winter wonderland far from the crowds and hustle and bustle.

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How about a winter holiday in the world heritage?

The oldest salt mine in the world, the breathtaking "Five Fingers" viewing platform, the view of snow covered Dachstein Glacier from the romantic Lake Gosau - these and more destinations thrilled millions of visitors, from around the world, who visited the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut in summer. However, also in winter, the four towns of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region - Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun – have their own special charms: Rest & Relaxation in lovingly furnished apartments and perfectly equipped hotels, fantastic winter hiking trails, unrivalled snowshoe trails, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides and a variety of thermal baths on the outskirts of the World Heritage region. Numerous swimming pools, whirlpools, saunas and steam rooms are available. Or treat yourself to one of the numerous applications such as classical or relaxing massages. Indulge yourself and enjoy the absolute tranquillity between mountains and lakes. Beautiful winter holiday in the world heritage!

Information at a glance

  • Expert advice regarding hiking routes or snowshoe rental can be obtained from the tourist office. In Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt

  • Tourist Office Bad Goisern
    Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut
    Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
    Kirchengasse 4
    A- 4822 Bad Goisern, Österreich
    Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 10
    E-Mail: info@dachstein-salzkammergut.at
    Bus stop: Bad Goisern Mitte/B145

    Opening times Tourist Office Bad Goisern:
    December to May: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 17:00 hrs. / Sat, Sun & Holidays 9:00 - 13:00 hrs.
    June to October: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 18:00 hrs / Sat, Sun & Holidays 9:00 - 15:00 hrs.
    November: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 17:00 hrs. / Sat, Sun & Holiday closed