Weekly hiking programme
on the Schmittenhöhe

The weekly hiking programme on the Schmittenhöhe

Group hikes in Zell am See-Kaprun

You love to hike – preferably in a group? On the Schmitten in Zell am See, you can take part in a different guided hike on each day of the week. Together with experienced guides, you can explore the most beautiful routes the region has to offer – inside knowledge, helpful hiking tips and an impressive mountain setting included! All hikes are free of admission (except Fridays). The following programme awaits you: 

Nearby Summit Bliss

Date: 22 June – 7 September 2020
Time: 9.15 am
Meeting Point: Schmittenhöhebahn valley station
Information:

Duration: 3 h
 

Starting from the Schmittenhöhebahn's
mountain station, you will hike to the summit of the Maurerkogel at 2,074m altitude, next to the Schmittenhöhe. The reward for this exhausting ascent definitely pays off. After a 1.5 hour hike, you are rewarded at the summit with an unlimited view of the most famous mountains in the Pinzgau region.
 

Registration under infocenter@schmitten.at or
+43 (0) 6542 789 211

 

Mountain Pasture Hike Hochsonnbergalm

Date: 23 June – 8 September 2020
Time: 9.15 am
Meeting Point: Schmittenhöhebahn valley station
Information: Duration: 4 h

This comfortable 1½ hour hike leads across picturesque Pinzgau to the
Hochsonnbergalm, with special mountain
hut and pasture tours showing Alpine farm operations, the cattle, the dairy and life on the Alps.

Registration under infocenter@schmitten.at or
+43 (0) 6542 789 211

 

Mountain Yoga

Date: 24 June – 9 September 2020
Time: 8.30 am
Meeting Point: Schmittenhöhebahn valley station
Information:

Duration: 2 h

Yoga enthusiasts and those who want

to be gather in the beautiful mountain air, between the fragrant Alpine meadows and mountain herbs for group Yoga classes. These Yoga lessons train strength, flexibility and balance and bring mind and body into harmony using breathing exercises and meditation. With Yoga teacher Monika Rauter.

Registration under infocenter@schmitten.at or
+43 (0) 6542 789 211

 

Yodeling on the Mountain

Date: 25 June – 10 September 2020
Time: 10.30 am
Meeting Point: Schmitten Café, ascent with Schmittenhöhebahn
Information:

Duration: 1,5 h

In the Yodel workshop on the mountain,
participants learn special breathing
techniques in addition to the "Juchizen" and are taught about the history of Yodeling and the various kinds of Yodeling. With Instructor Thomas Reitsamer of the Pingzau Yodel School.

Registration under infocenter@schmitten.at or
+43 (0) 6542 789 211

 

Herbal- and Tasting Hike

Date: 26 June – 11 September 2020
Time:  9.45 am
Meeting Point: Schmittenhöhebahn valley station
Information:

Duration: 3h

 

At the pleasureable hike along the High-Altitude Promenade of the Schmittenhöhe, guests discover numerous wild-growing herbs with Fredi, the Schmitten-Herb-Expert, and get to know a lot interesting facts. After the hike, there is a herb workshop, where Fredi teaches how to process the collected greens. Every hike has a special topic – if cremes, lemonades, bread spread or baked goods – one's for sure: the Herbal- & Tasting Hike is an unique adventure for big and little gourmets. 

 

Adults: € 8,00

Children: € 4,00

Registration under infocenter@schmitten.at or
+43 (0) 6542 789 211

 

Get an overview of the routes ahead of your next tour – with the interactive hiking map! And the best part: If you already have a valid cable car ticket, you can take part in the group hikes for free!