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
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    Snow information
    Ski region "Dachstein West"
    Next update: November 2018
    Best informed for your skiing day!
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