The Schmittenhöhe for families

The Schmittenhöhe for families

Spending quality time together

The next family excursion is long overdue? Then treat your family to some quality time together on the Pinzgau’s adventure mountain! What the Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See-Kaprun has to offer for families? Find out right away … 

Five reasons for family holidays on the Schmitten

The Schmittenhöhe and families – those two go perfectly together! Find out more about the family-friendly offers on the “sun child” of the Alps. You’ll see: The Pinzgau’s family mountain definitely lives up to its nickname. 

What awaits you?

  • Schmidolin, the Schmitten mascot 
  • diverse family hiking trails 
  • family-friendly tickets and adventure cards 
  • varied leisure and bad-weather options for all ages 

Leave your everyday life far behind and dive into holiday happiness! Spend an amazing time with your loved ones in the Salzburger Land region – during your family time-out on the Schmittenhöhe … 

Hiking options for all ages on the Schmittenhöhe

You’re planning a hiking holiday for the whole family? That’s an amazing idea! On Zell’s landmark mountain, it’s bound to become an unforgettable one! Look forward to a great number of family-friendly hikes and Schmidolin, the Schmitten dragon, with his colourful Adventure World. Schmidolin’s Baptism of Fire, Schmidolin’s Dragon Fire, Schmidolin’s Rocket Bike and, of course, the Schmidolin Fan Club – your kids will love all the dragontastic adventures on the Schmitten. Other exciting family hiking routes include the Herb Trail or the Mystic Forest. For all art lovers, the 4 Lakes Art Hike is a true highlight. A slightly different but equally fun hike can be experienced while playing disc golf on the Schmitten. Always a good idea: having a look at the current weekly hiking programme

Unforgettable holiday moments on the Pinzgau’s family mountain

All those looking for alternatives to hiking will find plenty of options on the Schmittenhöhe in the Zell am See-Kaprun region! You can choose from a variety of unique family experiences. For instance, change your perspective while paragliding over the Schmitten or during a boat tour on Lake Zell with a stunning view of the Schmitten and the surrounding mountains. At the E-Motocross Park, an adrenaline kick is sure to come along for the ride. As you can see: On the Pinzgau’s family mountain, you definitely won’t get bored! 

Tickets for a varied summer on the Schmitten

Your ticket to Schmitten joy? There are several options for that – depending on what you have planned for your family holiday! Find out more about the tickets for one of Austria’s best summer cable cars and boat tours on Lake Zell. If you want to explore the mountain and go swimming as well, the Hike & Swim Ticket is a great choice. The family highlight in Zell am See-Kaprun is definitely the Summer Card with lots of benefits and discounts. 

And in case of bad weather?

“Boring” is not part of the vocabulary up on the Schmitten – no matter the weather! Because even on rainy days, Zell’s landmark mountain offers plenty of entertainment and bad-weather alternatives. Breakfast on the mountain, followed by a visit to the family exhibition “Areit 1400”? Discover even more diverse activities you can do while waiting for the weather to get better ... 

Talking about the weather: Here’s what it currently looks like on the Schmitten … 


Your journey to the Schmittenhöhe

Where will your journey take you? To the region of Zell am See-Kaprun! Great! There are various ways to travel to the Schmitten – whether it’s by car, bus, train or plane. Find out more about parking options on Zell’s landmark mountain as well for an even more relaxed arrival at your holiday destination …