Hiking is the best way to get to know a land and its people! Feel nature with every step you take.
Close to Bad Mitterndorf and on the Tauplitzalm, you will be greeted by rustic huts, romantic mountain tarns, glorious alpine pastures, summits at over 2000 meters above sea level, along with all kinds of magically beautiful hiking paths.
Our hotel is the ideal starting point for hikes, walks or alpine tours of Ausseerland-Salzkammergut.
3 times a week, we will show you the most beautiful hikes close to Bad Mitterndorf and the Tauplitzalm. Our hiking guide Hermann Gattermaier tailors all of his hiking tours to the needs and wishes of guests.
Participation in the guided hikes is free of charge (except for any bus fares/toll charges).
Please register in advance at the reception desk.
Here is a small selection from our hiking program:
Guided mountain hike from the Tauplitzalm to the Steirersee-Schwarzsee-Leistalm-Interhütten and through Grimming Canyon to the Gnanitzalm.
Beautiful all-day hike across gentle alpine meadows, past idyllic mountain tarns, and through the imposing Grimming Canyon.
Sturdy shoes required, fee for the bus/toll: €15 per person
Guided hike or Nordic walking up to the beautiful Steinitzenalm including refreshment stop at the Christof´n Hütte
Easy hike from Bad Mitterndorf to Pichl/Kainisch, total hiking time approximately 3 1/2 hours.
Visits to the world's biggest natural ski-flying jump - the Kulm
Bus ride to Krungl, guided tour led by our hotel manager, walk back to the hotel
Duration: guided tour ca. 1 1/2 hours; walk back to the hotel ca. 2 hours
Bad Mitterndorf Hiking Tour
A leisurely walk including refreshment stop at the "Goashittn", then return to the hotel
Group hike to the Kochalm and refreshments at the "Singerhauser Hütte"
Duration: ca. 4 hours
Relaxed walk, tour of the "Hinterschweigerhof" and visit to the Mangalitza pigs in Zauchen
Your hosts will describe daily work on the farm and give you an introduction to the basics of cattle farming.
The Tauplitzalm is one of the biggest areas of alpine pastures in Europe, also a great starting point for numerous hikes and mountain tours. Six romantic tarns, fascinating alpine flora, an extensive trail network, rustic huts along with countless comfy benches and rest areas, invite you to set out on marvelous hikes. Whether families with children, seniors or experienced mountaineers – here, everybody finds a route that is destined to become their own personal favorite.
You can hike up to the Tauplitzalm from right here at the hotel (which will take you roughly 3 1/2 hours) or drive up the Tauplitzalm Alpine Road (a toll road) to the starting point of many different beautiful hikes.
If you are a nature fan or love flowers, we highly recommend staying here with us when the rhododendron are in full bloom, from the end of June through early July – when the flowers are at their most spectacular.
TIP: On the virtual hiking map, you will find a selection of the most beautiful hikes on the Tauplitzalm and in Ausseerland.
The Totes Gebirge and mighty Grimming are "just what the doctor ordered" for ambitious alpinists, mountaineers and rock climbers.
Experience for yourself the ultimate highs of conquering our most famous local peak, the Grimming (2351 m), the Grosses Tragl (2179 m), Traweng (1981 m) or the Schneiderkogel (1765 m).
In the mood for a fixed-cable climb, a practice climbing area or indoor climbing center?
"Gamsblick" via ferrata on the Tauplitzalm, "Gösslerwand" climbing center on Grundlsee, panoramic "Sisi" via ferrata on the Loser - rock-climbing fans are certain to be thrilled!
Bad weather tip: Kletterbox Bad Mitterndorf with a 150 m² rock-climbing area for bouldering and training.
In our restaurant, we will pamper you with a lavish breakfast buffet, soup with a bread roll or a small warm snack at lunchtime, afternoon coffee and cake or pack lunch, and in the evening, a four-course dinner with salad buffet, or a wide selection of theme buffets.
Our in- and outdoor
pool promises bathing enjoyment for the whole family. In our spacious sauna
center, you will find many opportunities for complete relaxation.
As a partner of the Grimmingtherme in Bad Mitterndorf, we are also able to offer you additional attractive discounts.
We offer double rooms, triples with an extra bed, junior suites for 4 people, as well as a big apartment with every comfort, perfect for bigger families or groups.
Would you like to spend a beautiful, rejuvenating hiking holiday here with us?
If so, go ahead and drop us a no obligation
inquiry including your preferred dates.
We will respond to you with an attractive offer certain to appeal to your whole family!