Guided hiking tour "on the Stone" ***

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Location:  Dachstein-Krippenstein-Seilbahn, Winkl 34 4831 Obertraun
Info: Obertraun Autumn Highlights: High Alpine day tour with unique summit experiences. For connoisseurs & experts. A quiet enjoyment for nature lovers.

Hiking in impressive karst landscape

Discover and enjoy, along with the popular Obertraun hiking guide Barbara Bichler, the absolute freedom on the Dachstein plateau in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt.

The popular, approximately six-hour hiking tour, takes you through the impressive karst landscape from the Speikberg via the Däumelkogel to the Däumelsee. In addition, you will learn a lot about the countryside its people as well as the rich fauna and flora in the Dachstein-Krippenstein area. So register now and enjoy an unforgettable adventure day in the Salzkammergut.

Autumn time is hiking time! Come and join us!

As the colours in the woodland begin to change and temperatures become more comfortable the time is on to go out for a hike! The Obertraun “Hiking in Autumn Program” includes hiking tours ranging from 500 m to 2100 m above sea level. Tours range from easy, in terms of difficulty, to very challenging. The Dachstein-Krippenstein cable car is a means of conquering 1600 m quickly and effortlessly! Discover more of your beautiful ,natural surroundings and go out and explore the Dachstein- Salzkammergut, either under your own steam, or by joining one of our all-time-popular escorted hiking tours in conjunction with the „Obertrauner Wanderherbst“.

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Hiking in Autumn Program 2017

The Obertraun “Hiking in Autumn Program” includes hiking tours ranging from 500 m to 2100 m above sea level from August to October 2017. Autumn time is hiking time! Come and join us in the “Mount Dachstein Hiking World”.

» Obertrauner Wanderherbst – Hiking in Autumn Program

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Your personal rucksack checklist

As is well known, preparation is everything. Here we give answers to the question "What belongs in my hiking backpack?" The most important things for a great hike.

» Your personal rucksack checklist

Better register early!

Would you like to participate in one of the “guided hikes” mentioned above? Here are our tips for the perfect hiking pleasure: Sign up in time. If specified, we recommend registration per e-mail. Please include the title of the hike and the date for the "Guided hike". Should your desired hike take place on the weekend or on a public holiday, we recommend that you send your tour registration 3 to 4 days in advance. In the age of smartphones, you will be quickly informed of possible tour cancellations via e-mail! Of course, you can also register via telephone. For more information about registration and contact persons, see below under "information at a glance". Whatever you choose, we wish you a memorable exploration tour while hiking in Austria!

Information at a glance

  • Category: High alpine hike. (Sure footedness, endurance, mountain knowledge).
    Price per person: 35,- Euro including cable car Duration: 6 hours
    Meeting point: Valley station of the Dachstein Krippenstein cable car in Obertraun.

  • Grading of the Hiking Tours:
    ** =for „intermediates“- easy to moderately difficult tours. You do not necessarily need
    to be an experienced hiker.
    *** =longer and more strenuous tours: Suitable only for experienced walkers and
    climbers. Proper safety equipment and high levels of fitness compulsory!
  • Important Information:
    The guided tours are organized and accompanied by a local mountain guide. Please reserve a place, in advance, on all guided tours by contacting Tourist information in Obertraun. Phone: 0043 6131/351
    The hiking tours as well as the Sunrise and Full Moon Trips can only take place when the weather is fine! Individuals must take full responsibility for providing suitable clothing and equipment.
    Neither the Tourist Office Obertraun nor any individual person can accept any liability for any accident or loss of equipment/personal belongings. Please check in advance of all the events for possible changes to the program/itinerary or cancellation due to inclement weather!

  • Tourist Office Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt
    Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut
    Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
    Geschäftstelle Obertraun
    Nr. 180
    4831 Obertraun, Österreich, Austria
    Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 40
    Fax: +43 (0) 6131 / 34222
    E-Mail: obertraun@dachstein-salzkammergut.at
    Homepage: www.obertraun.net

    Opening times Tourist Office Obertraun
    Janiary & February: Mon – Fri 8:00 - 17:00 hrs / Sat 9:00 - 13:00 hrs. / Son & Holidays closed
    March to May: Mon – Fri 8:00 - 17:00 hrs / Sat, Sun& Holiday closed
    June to September: Mon – Fri 8:00 - 17:00 hrs. / Dat 8.=0 13.00 hrs. / Sun & Holidays cloased
    October & November: Mon – Fri 8:00 - 17:00 hrs. / Sat, Sun & Holidays cloased
    December: Mon – Fri 8:00 - 17:00 hrs. / Sat & Son closed / Holiday 9.00 to 13.00 hrs.