The mountains are calling! Aim high with the Sporthotel Salzburger Hof
The Salzburger Hof Leogang is the ideal destination for a sporty hiking holiday. Ambitious mountaineers, hikers, active couples and families with children will find many opportunities to experience the heart of the Alps. The distances are short, as the location of our hotel shows: Nestled between the Leogang Rocky Mountains in the north and the Grassy mountains in the south, your adventure can start right outside the door.
Hiking in Saalfelden Leogang: an experience for your senses!
Hiking is a treat for body, mind and soul. Saalfelden Leogang, located in the heart of the Salzburg mountains, offers a dense width of relaxing hiking opportunities. The imposing massif of the Leogang Mountains and the stone sea and the rolling grass hills are not to be found so in Salzburg again.
Hardly a leisure activity is so simple, yet so diverse as hiking. The transitions from the leisurely stroll to the extensive power walking up to the challenging mountain experience are often very fluid. Over 400 kilometers of hiking trails include the marked trails and always well-kept. This puts the holiday region in the Salzburg mountains of the largest and most popular hiking areas in Austria.
Guests who spend your summer with us, have already a lot of great performances included in the room price. On the day of arrival, you and your family receive the Löwen Alpin Card and can use up to and including the day of departure all services described!
Theme trails in Leogang
1.) Leo's play trail
On this path, children can look forward to various play stations such as slides, cable cars and more. The route leads from the mountain station on the Asitzmulde to Sonnkogel and then over the Great Asitz, past the water reservoir and back to the mountain station. Note: This trail is suitable for families and can be accomplished with a walking time of 2 hours. Warning: Not recommended for buggies! Walking time about 2 hours / starting point mountain station Asitz
2.) Leo's Gang Art
This 3 km-long circular walk is lined with numerous works of art in which sculptors and painters have taken on issues such as homeland, nature and tradition. Immersed in nature, they give your vision and perspective useful expression and form. Each sculpture tells a story that opens up new perspectives and deals with current issues - touching on various cultures and generations. Information boards at the respective stations give you precise information about the artist and his idea. Leo's trail anything but a standstill. He is a symbol of steady progress, was implemented very consistently and is constantly being expanded in an artistic fashion. Let yourself be touched when walking on this exciting & vibrant art trail! Walking time about 1 hour | Departure point: Directly from our doorstep
3.) Saalachtaler trail
A Cosy ridge walk from the top station of the Asitz cable car over the large Asitz to Biberg (Saalfelden) with unforgettable views!
Descent with the summer toboggan run or with the chair lift.
Walking time about 5 hours / starting point mountain station Asitz or Berggasthof Biberg
4.) Hike to the eternal ice
Particularly noteworthy is the legendary trek to the eternal ice. The natural monument Birnbach hole is one of the great myths of the holiday region, and is a family home for young and old.
The legend tells of two boys who wanted to explore the mysterious waters of Birnbach hole. On the descent they heard a muffled call from the lake. Whether it actually was the underground lake calling to them, remains unexplained to this day.
Stefan, our hiking guide - Your personal companion
Stefan, our local hiking guide, creates an individual hiking program for you each week. There are 5 guided hikes a week, one of them is to our own, more than 100-year-old Abergalm. He also ensures that you can enjoy your trip into nature to the fullest. Let us take you to Leogang's most beautiful places!
Drinking bottles & walking sticks can be borrowed at the reception desk. If you still need more hiking equipment, the sports shop 2000 - Mitterer, directly opposite our hotel, is the perfect contact!