Hiking holidays in Leogang: We live sports!
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 toexperience the heart of the Alps. The distances are short, as the location of our hotel shows:Nestled between the Leogang stone mountains in the north and the grassy mountains in the south will start your adventure right outside the door.
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 game trail
On this way, the children expect different game stations such as slides, cable car and much more. The route 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 pushchairs! Walking time about 2 hours / starting point mountain station Asitz
2.) Leo's Gang Art
The 3 km long circular walk is lined with numerous works of art in which sculptors and painters have dealt with 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 apart - touching across cultures and generations. Information boards at the respective stations give you precise information about the artist and his idea. Leos gait is anything but a standstill. He is a symbol of steady progress, has been implemented very consistent and is constantly being expanded artistic. Let yourself be touched of accessing that exciting, vibrant arts path! Walking time about 1 hour | Departure point: Directly on our doorstep
3.) Saalachtaler trail
Cosy ridge walk from the top station of Asitzbahn over the large Asitz to Biberg (Saalfelden) with unforgettable views!
Departure 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, however, they heard a muffled call saying "Gründ'st du mi, so schlünd'i di!" Whether it actually is the underground lake, remains to this Day unexplained.
Stefan, our hiking guide - Your personal accompaniment
Stefan, our local hiking guide, creates each week an individual hiking program for you. There are 5 guided hikes a week, 1x of them to our own, over 100 years 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!
Drink bottles & walking sticks , you will get at reception. If you still need further or other traveling utensil, the sports shop 2000 - Mitterer, directly opposite, is the perfect contact!