Hölzerner Wegweiser zum Baumzipfelweg | Das Neuhaus

Hölzerner Wegweiser zum Baumzipfelweg | Das Neuhaus

Peaks feelings for non-skiers

Toboggan run, cross-country skiing & winter hiking

You almost could not get any more mountains and nature.

Those of you who would like to explore the landscape away from the pistes during a winter holiday, will find plenty of alternatives in Saalbach-Hinterglemm to enjoy the idyllic aspects of winter.

Nowhere else is there such an extensive and variety-packed range of alternative leisure activities as there are in the winter sports town of Saalbach, which means that even non-skiers are very well catered for and boredom won’t be an issue.

This hotel really is one to recommend. Not just in summer but in winter too it provides an optimum overall package, with the finishing touches added by great service and delicious meals.
– Viktoria (19-25) | 5.5 von 6 Sonnen on Holidaycheck.at

Toboggan runs

Look forward to relaxing tobogganing fun in the dreamy winter realm of Saalbach Hinterglemm. We have selected a few of the best routes for you:

  • Spielberghaus toboggan run : Perfect= Hüttengaudi in an alpine lodge and then a speedy trip back into the valley. Even the transfer to Spielberghaus is an unusual experience – you are transported safely up in a snow groomer. We are happy to make reservations for you.
  • Reiterkogel toboggan run: the floodlit toboggan run on the Reiterkogel is 4 km in length and is accessible in the peak season from Monday to Saturday between 6.30 p.m. and 9 p.m. via the Reiterkogelbahn. Hire sleds are available a the valley station.
  • Maisalm toboggan run: you ought to factor in a walk of around 25 minutes. You will definitely be inspired by the run afterwards on the two kilometre natural run.

Winter hiking

Make tracks in the glistening snow. Breathe in the fresh Alpine air, leave the daily grind behind and re-energise body, mind and soul. You will be inspired by the romantic Alpine landscape around Saalbach Hinterglemm.

In Saalbach Hinterglemm 22 cleared winter hiking trails await, spanning a full length of 140 km. From the start of January until the end of March, you can take part in a guided winter Alpine hike every Tueday at 10 a.m. When there are four or more people you can head out with a trained mountain guide, direct from the information centre in Saalbach and enjoy an unforgettable holiday adventure. Walking time is around three to four hours and is jam-packed with unique impressions of the wonderful Alpine scenery in Glemmtal.

Cross-country skiing

On very well-tended cross-country slopes in Saalbach Hinterglemm you get to glide on more than 14 kilometres if slopes through the dreamy winter scenery in Glemmtal. In around two hours from the starting point at the Märchenwald play area near Hinterglemm you reach your destination:

  • Lindlingalm: This moderately difficult route proceeds along the Saalach via idyllic areas and through fairy-tale winter woodlands. The cross-country route climbs continuously. On your tour you take in some 250 metres altitude.
  • Altitude slope on the Reiterkogel: the altitude slope in Hinterglemm is easy to get to via the Reiterkogelbahn. At 1100 to 1400 metres, a two kilometre, perfectly tracked route awaits. Dreamy views and inspiring holiday impressions are a sure thing on this cross-country route in Saalbach. If required the required equipment for your cross-country session can be hired in the local sports shops.