Hiking in Leogang
A hiking holiday with the Asitz, Birnbachhorn and more
With the variety-packed selection of hiking routes available, there is something for all nature-lovers, keen climbers and pleasure hikers alike. Explore the beauty of the surrounding area on a legendary network spanning more than 400 km.
Here are a few suggestion of the loveliest hiking trails:
- Legend hike in Birnbachlich (Sagenwanderung Birnbachloch): Tour to the lowest glacier in Central Europe. Walking time approx. 1 ½ hours.
- Saalachtaler Höhenweg: Ridge hike between the valleys. Walk time approx. 4 hours.
- Lettlkaser: Guaranteed unique mountain panorama. Walk time approx. 2 hours.
Those of you who love the mountains will not only be happy with the lovely routes, but also the unique panorama view that awaits on the mountains, making any ascent worthwhile. In summer too, the Asitzbahn & Steinbergbahn take you conveniently up to the local mountain, the Asitz, and into the high mountain region of Leogang. Various starting points for hikes await you here, which are suitable for families and children, but proficient mountaineers will also find a terrain providing guaranteed summiteering experiences too. And the best thing - the "Saalfelden Leogang Card" enables you to avail of one free return journey daily on the Asitzbahn & Steinbergbahn in Leogang.
Climbers and those of you who would like to become just that, will find a paradise in Leogang and the region. The repertoire available in the 'Rock Mountains' ranges from the family-friendly climbing crag to 10 exciting via ferrata routes and more than 1000 sports climbing routes, through to Alpine multi-rope routes. The 'Pinzgawurm' climbing route is, with 45 pitches, the longest Alpine sport climbing route.