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Tourismusverband Großarltal

+43 6414 281info@grossarltal.info

Adventure & fun

on your Grossarltal getaway

Looking for a vacation thrill or two? Then Salzburg province definitely has you covered. Rafting on wild rivers, canyoning through stunning gorges, or hang gliding and paragliding amongst the clouds – in and around Grossarltal, there's a whole world of sporting and recreational activities just waiting for you. That said, adventure and fun are pretty much guaranteed during your stay.

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3D Archery

Check out the Hoamalm for an exciting archery course. You'll find 14 lifelike Alpine animals to take aim at. No worries about equipment - bows and arrows for all ages are available, rental fees apply. Please remember, you will need to book in advance (+43 (0) 664 3917578) to try your hand at archery.

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Mountain Carting

Since summer 2019, Mountain Carting has been a big hit in Grossarltal, promising all kinds of fun and action. The adventure starts at the mountain station of the Panoramabahn lifts in Grossarltal. Then, set out on a thrilling ride along forest paths down to the mid-station.

Mountain carting is possible whenever the lifts are in operation. From 10 a.m., guided mountain cart tours kick off every hour on the hour. For more details on this, including prices, simply pay a visit to the Erlebnisberg-Grossarl website.


Embark on the longest rafting tour in Salzburg province, on the River Salzach from Taxenbach to Schwarzach. You must be able to swim, and you will need to bring sturdy shoes. Meanwhile, the rafting team will hook you up with life jackets and helmets. These agile rafts promise both safety and great fun on the water. Just be aware, there's an eight-person limit per raft.

Summer also brings you a once-weekly chance to tackle white-water rafting with the help of a guide. It's a 12 km ride, mixing pure adventure with safety, coursing from Taxenbach to Schwarzach. The whole adventure lasts about 5 hours, including 1 ½ to 2 hours on the water.

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Rafting providers:


Once a week in summer, you have the chance to try your hand at canyoning. Accompanied by a trained guide and snugly suited up in a warm neoprene outfit, you'll "hike" through the rocky landscape. In this case, "hiking" equates to swimming, climbing, jumping, rappelling, and sliding. Numerous leaps from varying heights await you. A willingness to jump from a height of at least 2 meters and swimming skills are required for canyoning.

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Summer alpine slides

Within about an hour's drive of Grossarltal, numerous summer alpine slides await you in Salzburger Land.

Nearby summer alpine slides include:


Ever dream of being weightless and flying over the mountains? In that case, paragliding offers just what you’re looking for. Get ready to enjoy utterly breathtaking panoramic views from high in the sky.

You can book a flight with the following providers:

Ski Amadé
Salzburger Land
Nationalpark Hohe Tauern