Hiking in Austria: Impressions from the Adamek Hut at Mout Dachstein in the Gosau Valley - © Gapp

Hiking to the Hut Adamek in Gosau

Wanderung zur Adamekhütte

First the way to the Adamekhut seems to be an easy walk along the lake Gosausee. But then, an exhausting hike to the hut follows. The route into the never-ending ice from the east takes you over the Randkluft ascent. The following awaits you: well-secured, gentle to moderately-difficult via ferratas, also in the opposite direction (via the west ridge). You need to plan five to six hours for crossing from the Simony hut to the Adamak hut or vice versa. The descent into the valley can be undertaken on the same day. Since the ascent of the Dachstein is a high-alpine tour taking in the glacier, it is urgently

Adamekhütte in Gosau

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!

Warning: Closed trails
Better to know before you go

Hiking trails in the Salzkammergut can be closed for various reasons. To help you prepare for your hike, we have set up a page with current road closures in the region. This will help you get to your destination without any detours or stress. Click here to visit the page...

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Events along the way

Sat, Jul. 20, 2024 11:00 Lake Gosau (Gosausee), Gosau

Available accommodation for your hiking holiday in the Salzkammergut

Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.