Weekly Events in Grossarl and Hüttschlag
Regardless of whether you prefer outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing or mountain biking, or traditional events such as cheese-making and folk evenings: In Grossarltal, you are certain to find just what you are looking for. Here we host many different events over the course of the summer.
Unless otherwise stated, the fee should be paid in cash at the event location/meeting place. The “Aktiv” assembly point is on the lift car park, across from Hotel Edelweiss. The guided tours offered by BERG-GESUND take place in (almost) all weather and even with just 1 participant. Guided mountain-bike tours are only offered in dry weather.
BERG-GESUND – „Fitness“ hiking tour 15 May until 30 October 2023
Personal trainer, nutrition expert and athletics coach Andreas Viehhauser shows you how you can arrange for yourself that the hiking tours get a pleasure. You hike together and get your circulation going, during the hike you stop at 3 stations. Here you learn simple strength and bodyweight exercises.
The hike meets at 10 a.m. at the "Aktiv" assembly point. You will return at about 12 a.m. This hike is suitable for ages 10 and up, a maximum of 10 participants. Please register through BERG-GESUND direct. Tour only in German.
Guided e-bike & hike tour to the Viehhausalm and Wetterkreuzsattel mid-May until end-October
With a local guide you will cycle with the assistant of an electric motor to the Viehhausalm, 1.640 m in Grossarl. From there starts the hike to the Wetterkreuzsattel, 1.840 m. Meets: 10 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point, returning at about 2 p.m. Fee: € 10.00/person. Registration and information.
BERG-GESUND – Deceleration Day in the Mountains 3 July to 4 September 2023
Together with touring guide and nutrition counselor Fritz Reisenauer, you will set out on this stress-free hike. During your walk, you will give your attention to the animals and plants on our alpine pastures. In addition, your guide will provide fascinating background information about healthy nutrition.
The hike meets at 9 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point and will return at around 3 p.m. This hike is suitable for ages 10 and up, difficulty is moderate. Please register on the Website of BERG-GESUND Guests of BERG-GESUND businesses are able to participate in this hike for free.
Outdoor Activity Program – Wildwater Rafting June to end-September
You can look forward to a 12 km-long, adventurous-yet-safe wildwater rafting ride on the River Salzach from Taxenbach to Schwarzach, led by a professional guide.
Meets: 9:00 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point on the lift car park, returning at about 1:30 p.m. Fees incl. transfer: € 75.00/person. Information and Registration.
BERG-GESUND – Yoga Hike 16 May to 31 October 2023
The focus of this yoga hike is harmony between body, mind and soul. Experienced yoga instructor Thomas Andexer will show you a variety of yoga exercises during this relaxing hike, which is suitable for children ages 15 and older. Difficulty is easy to moderate.
Meets 9 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point, returning at about 1 p.m. No prior yoga experience necessary. You will need hiking clothes, boots and drinks. Registration is through BERG-GESUND. Guests of BERG-GESUND businesses can participate in this hike for free. Tour only in German.
Singletrail training Juni to end-October
Meeting point is at 9 a.m. at the "Aktiv Treffpunkt" at the cable car parking space in Grossarl, the return is at 12.30 p.m. 2 - 8 participants from 14 years. Further information and registration
BERG-GESUND – Via Ferrata and Sampler Climbing 16 May to 31 October 2023
Together with state-certified mountain guides, you will be able to enjoy your first experiences rock-climbing, on the Gletschergoass via ferrata in Hüttschlag. Experienced climbers prefer the other 3 via ferrata climbs in Hüttschlag and on the Saukarkopf.
You will meet at 9 a.m. at the hikers’ info board in Hüttschlag and return at about 12 p.m. The sampler via ferrata tour is suitable for children ages 12 and up, difficulty is moderate. Please bring along trainers/hiking shoes, drinks as well as a set of climbing gear. Registration is through BERG-GESUND. Sampler climbing is free for guests of member BERG-GESUND businesses.
BERG-GESUND - Paragliding tandem flight 4 July to 5 September 2023
During this tour, you will go up by cable cars and then fly back down depending on . Your trained hiking guide and paragliding pilot, will accompany you.
Meets 8.45 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point, returning by about 1 p.m. The tour is suitable for ages 12 and older, difficulty is moderate. Fee for a tandem flight: € 85.00 for guests of “BERG-GESUND” member business, otherwise € 135.00. Please register through BERG-GESUND direct.
Guided e-bike tour to Reitalm end-May to end-October
During this MTB tour to the Reitalm, 1.600 m in Hüttschlag , you will be led by an native bike guide. The tour starts at 10 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point and returns at around 2 p.m. Further information and registration
Outdoor Activity Program – Canyoning May to end-September
Snuggly dressed in a warm Neoprene suit and accompanied by an experienced guide, you will swim, climb, jump, rappel and slide your way through a local canyon, flanked by spectacular rock formations and steep cliffs. What makes this hike so unique is the jumps you will take from different heights, often with the option to rappel down if you prefer. Participants must be able to swim and be willing to jump from heights of at least 2 meters.
Meets 1.30 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point (car park next to the lifts). Returns at around 6.30 p.m. Minimum participation 4, maximum 12. Fee: € 84.00 per person incl. transfers. Canyoning is suitable for children ages 12 and older. Please register one day in advance through Grossarltal Tourist Office, Tel.: +43 (0) 6414 / 281 or at the internet.
Mountainbike technique training mid-May to end-October
Meeting point is at 9 a.m. at the "Aktiv-Treffpunkt" at the cable car parking space. The training incl. tour takes about 2-3 hours. Cost € 25.00/person. Further information and registration
Guided Bike Tour to the Hirschgrubenalm end-May to end-October
With a local guide you cycle to the Hirschgrubenalm, 1564 m in Hüttschlag. Meets: 10 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point on the lift car park, returning at around 3 p.m. Fee per person € 10.00. Please register here.
Minimum participation: 4 people, maximum 10; for children ages 14 and up.
BERG-GESUND – Challenging mountain tour 5 July to 2 August 2023
Would you like to see one of the highest mountains of the Grossarltal? Even for mountaineers in good condition, these alpine tours are quite a challenge.
Details about the tour, meeting point and requirements can be obtained directly from BERG-GESUND. Tours are free for members of BERG-GESUND businesses. Tour only sometimes in English.
Guided e-bike & hike Tour to the Bichlalm and Remsteinkopf May to end-October
With the e-bike you will go uphill with a local guide for about 800 hm to the Bichlalm, 1.731 m. Afterwards you hike 200 hm to the Remsteinkopf. Start of the tour is at 10.00 am. You will return to the "Aktiv Treffpunkt" at approx. 2 p.m. Minimum participation: 4 people, maximum 10; for children ages 14 and up. Furhter informations and registration.
BERG-GESUND – Round trip 14 June to 13 September 2023
With Monika Höllwart you hike either to the "Trögseen" or with a view to the "Tappenkarsee".
Details about the tour, meeting point and requirements can be obtained directly from BERG-GESUND. Tours are free for members of BERG-GESUND businesses.
E-bike technique training June to September
Braking correctly, steering, avoiding obstacles - you will learn all this and more during the e-bike riding technique training. This will prepare you perfectly for all rides with your e-bike.
Meeting point is at 1.30 p.m. at the "Aktiv Treffpunkt" at the lift car park. The training incl. tour takes about 2-3 hours. Costs € 25,00/person.
Further information and registration
Guided e-bike Tour to the Bichlalm and Loosbühelalm May to end-October
With a local guide you will cycle with the assistant of an electric motor to the Bichlalm, 1.731 m and afterwards to Loosbühelalm, 1.760 m in Grossarl.
Meets: 10 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point, returning at about 2 p.m. Fee: € 10.00/person. More information and registration
BERG-GESUND – Alpine Flower Hike 25 Mai to 10 August 2023
Hiking guide Edi Huttegger knows much about native flowers and plants, and will share some of his knowledge with you during this Alpine Flower Hike. Tour only in German.
Meets 9 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point, returning at about 1 p.m. This hike is suitable for children 10 and up. Required hiking equipment: good hiking boots, raingear, drinks and snacks. For guests of BERG-GESUND businesses, the Alpine Flower Hike is free. Please register direct through BERG-GESUND.
BERG-GESUND – Rock climbing 18 May to 2 November 2023
Meets at 9 a. m. at Auto Gschwandtl, you will return at about 12 a. m. At the tour a maximum of 6 climbers can participate, it is suitable for ages 10 and up. Needed equipment: appropriate sports gear, sport shoes and drinks. The climbing equipment can be rent directly at the guide.
Registration directly at BERG-GESUND. For guests from BERG-GESUND member hotels, the taster rock climbing is free of charge.
Cheese making at the Karseggalm mid-June to September
Guided e-bike & hike tour to the Grosswildalm and Penkkopf mid-May to end-October
Meets 10 a.m. at the “Aktiv” assembly point at the lift car park, returning at about 3 p.m. Wiht the e-bike you will go to the Grosswildalm, 1.778 m. From there you will hike to the Penkkopf, 2.011 m. Fee per person € 10.00. Here you can find more Information and the registration.
Outdoor Activity Program - Segway mid-May until mid-October
Guided segway tour in Grossarl.
Meets: 4:30 p.m. at the "Aktiv" assembly point on the lift car park, the tour lasts about 50 minutes. Fees incl. rent of segways and helmets: € 45.00 per person. Minimum participation: 4 people, max. 6; for children ages 12 and up. Please take good shoes (no stilettos) and if you have a helmet as well as rain protection with you. Registration is required the day before at the internet.
BERG-GESUND – challenging mountain tour 7 July to 25 August 2023
The next stage of the 7 stages through Grossarltal takes place on Friday. For detailed information about the meeting point, tour and physical/equipment requirements, please contact BERG-GESUND. These tours are free for guests of BERG-GESUND member businesses. Tour only sometimes in English.