Hiking across alpine meadows on the trails of Hochkönig during summer in Ski amadé | © Hochkönig Tourismus GmbH
Hiking across alpine meadows on the trails of Hochkönig during summer in Ski amadé | © Hochkönig Tourismus GmbH

Hiking in Ski amadé

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On the peak of hiking emotions

Idyllic hiking landscape with countless possibilities

In summer, Ski amadé is immediately transformed into an idyllic walking area with a dizzying array of opportunities. The region's stunning beauty if wonderful to explore on foot in many areas.

Walking is good for body and soul. In Ski amadé, summit-hungry explorers have 1,500 kilometres of signposted hiking trails to choose from – from a leisurely family walk to a challenging alpine hiking tour. Intensely blue gentian flowers, moss-green meadows and dense forests line the trails. Here and there along the route, you’ll see a hut covered in wooden shingles. Rustic tree-trunk benches in front of windows decorated with colourful flowers invite you to sit down and take a break.

You’re looking for wonderful experiences in nature that span a total of five regions? With the Active Pass Ski amadé you can reach many viewpoints with little effort. You can put together your own route as you wish and your personal fitness.

Hiking holidays in Ski amadé

Experience more than 100 hiking routes in five regions

The soft burbling of a nearby brook, the gentle clanging of cowbells from the surrounding pastures and the chirping of birds all around – there could hardly be a better location for putting one foot in front of the other. Whether you’re a leisurely hiker, summiteer, explorer or excursionist – with or without your family and friends: The hiking resort of Ski amadé is immensely diverse in summer. What’s more, the summer lifts take mountain lovers comfortably to higher altitudes.

That’s how hiking enthusiasts can choose the perfect route for their level of skill and conditioning. Let’s not forget: scenic views at their best from the cable cars! 

  • 40 easy routes

    200 kilometers
    7,822 meters in altitude

  • 47 middle routes

    348 kilometers
    16,348 meters in altitude

  • 11 dificult routes

    136 kilometers
    6,852 meters in altitude

  • More options

    Themed hiking trails
    Hiking trails
    Tree trails
    Spring & water hikes

Spending time with your loved ones: family hikes

Salzburger Sportwelt

80 wooden telescopes that give you a better view of the stunning scenic surroundings at Salzburger Sportwelt await families on hiking holiday in Ski amadé.

The convenient hikers’ bus lets you shorten longer routes – for even more fun for family members of all ages.

Wandern Salzburger Sportwelt

Summit joy in the Dachstein mountain range


Hiking with a view in the mountains of Schladming-Dachstein during summer in Ski amadé | © photo-austria.com, Christine Höflehner

Listen up, summiteers: Hikers who want to explore higher altitudes will feel right at home in the premium hiking region of Schladming-Dachstein. That’s where hikers and climbing enthusiasts encounter the highest summits of Ski amadé.

So, let’s go – it’ll be an exceptional experience! 

Hiking for explorers


Pristine high alpine landscapes, impressive glacier regions at Hohe Tauern Nationalpark and gold miners’ trails from a bygone era: In the valley of Gastein, moss-green pastures and spectacular scenic views abound.

Tip: Use Gastein’s cable cars to get up the mountain!

Hiking in Gastein Valley during summer in the mountains of Ski amadé | © Gasteinertal Tourismus GmbH

For body and soul: herb hikes


Hiking across alpine meadows on the trails of Hochkönig during summer in Ski amadé | © Hochkönig Tourismus GmbH, Schartner

From ribwort to arnica: You’re a true herb connoisseur, and you know about the different healing properties of the local flora? In the Hochkönig region, nature lovers will find countless regional plants during alpine summer.

Tip: Some of the hosts at the alpine huts and pastures will be happy to share their tips and tricks for teas, tinctures and ointments! 

On the scent of culinary pleasure


While hiking through the Grossarl Valley, 40 charming and cosy huts provide the perfect locations for a break. Ambitious hikers aren’t just attracted by the lovely scent of blooming meadows, crystal-clear mountain lakes and impressive views of the Hohe Tauern range. It’s especially the heavenly scents that come wafting from the huts that’ll make them pick up their pace.

In Ski amadé, pleasure takes priority. Enjoy your meal – in a breathtaking setting! 

Regional culinary specialties on the mountain huts during Summer in Grossarl in Ski amadé

Our tip: Active Pass Ski amadé

Experience a very special summer in the mountains with the new summer season pass and the 25 summer lifts in Ski amadé

The Active Pass gives you the possibility of unlimited use of the 25 participating lifts and takes you to over 100 hiking routes, 20 different bike trails and to the 45 family attractions on the mountain and this includes transportation of sports equipment. In addition, you also profit from the free WIFI in Ski amadé and thanks to the mobile app “Ski amadé guide” you always stay informed about the exact operating status of the lifts, and what’s more you know exactly where you are.