Winter hiking in Salzburg, Austria

Hiking is not only a pleasure in the snow-free season, but there are also many opportunities for enthusiastic hikers on a winter holiday in Austria. Numerous winter hiking trails in Gastein and Bad Hofgastein, in the valley and on the mountains invite you to explore the magical winter landscape.

The trails are groomed and well signposted so that nothing stands in the way of your winter experience away from the piste. Winter hiking in Gastein is like a scenic walk and a real pleasure in nature on every cleared hiking trail.

The most beautiful winter hiking trails in the Gastein Valley

Along the Gasteiner Ache
The Gasteiner Ache is a very popular winter hiking trail. From Bad Hofgastein, the 9km long trail leads you along the beautiful natural landscape to Badbruck. You can even continue your hike along the promenade all the way to Bad Gastein.
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Promenade
From the centre of Bad Gastein, the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Promenade leads you for around 2.5km through the beautiful winter landscape towards the Kötschachtal valley. Along the way you can enjoy a marvellous view of Bad Gastein and Bad Hofgastein.
Hike to St Anne's Chapel
From the hotel, the path leads you to the local parish church and from there in the direction of Kronwald. Continuing uphill, you will reach the St Anne's Chapel after approx. 2.4km. Our tip: Plan a little more time and enjoy the wonderful view of Bad Hofgastein from St Anne's Chapel – perfect for recharging your batteries during a holiday in Gastein in the Austrian Alps.

Enjoying nature in the snowy landscape

From Bad Gastein to Bad Hofgastein: winter hiking in Austria

No matter which route you choose: Thanks to the guaranteed snow in the Gastein Valley, you can experience all the beauty that winter has to offer when winter hiking in Gastein and the surrounding area in the Salzburger Land. Combine your winter hike with a stopover in one of the many cafés and huts along the way and enjoy winter to the fullest, away from the pistes.

Book your wonderful activity holiday in Bad Hofgastein, Austria now and start your next winter hike through nature in the Gastein Valley.

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