Sports in the Salzkammergut

The mountain as a challenge. Being at one with nature. Conquer the rock. Standing at the summit and looking down into our beautiful valleys. The mountain world of the Salzkammergut is made for adventurers with a passion for mountains or mountain hikers. 

Mountain biking in the Salzkammergut - in the region of Dachstein Salzkammergut, Bad Goisern, Gosau, Hallstatt, Obertraun, Wolfgangsee, Ausseerland or Bad Ischl - the perfect destination for your active holiday. The Salzkammergut is the right place for you. Whether mountain biking, biking or biking sports, the Salzkammergut offers everything that makes the heart of every active holidaymaker beat faster, from mountain bike tours like the Dachsteinrunde to bike events like the Salzkammergut Mountain Bike Trophy. No wonder, then, that more and more cycling enthusiasts are visiting the Salzkammergut for its wide range of mountain bike trails.

The Salzkammergut is also a paradise in winter for winter sports enthusiasts or pleasure holidaymakers who want to enjoy hikes through our snow-covered forests and mountains. The ski areas of the Dachstein West in Gosau (160 super-prepared kilometres of pistes between Salzburg and Upper Austria and always the fantastic Dachstein panorama in view) or Krippenstein in Obertraun (on the ski slopes, the Freesports Arena Dachstein Krippenstein shines with special skiing qualities, in between the challenging and with eleven kilometres the longest downhill run in Austria). We are also blessed with sunlit long cross-country ski trails. Healthy sport or athletic performance. Everything is possible with cross-country skiing. More and more people are opting for this sport.