Herbstwald am Dachstein

Hiking

Explore the beautiful Dachstein region on foot

Lush meadows, crystal-clear lakes and majestic mountains: the stunning natural surroundings in Ramsau am Dachstein draw many hikers to the region during the warm summer months. The network of walking trails has been inspected and approved by the local authority.

Popular hiking areas include the Ramsau plateau, the green meadows at the foot of the Dachstein Massif as well as the glacier and the nearby Rittisberg mountain.

All in all, the Dachstein region has 200 km of hiking trails, including:

  • circular hikes
  • themed trails
  • glacier hikes
  • children's trails
Guided hikes & treks

There is no better way to experience the Dachsten region than with a local expert. The qualified hiking guides from the Alpincenter Dachstein will be happy to accompany you on your adventure. Get in touch with us to book your holiday.

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Mountain Views

Top accommodation in a fabulous location

Surrounded on all sides by the mighty mountain peaks of the Dachstein Massif, the Rittis Alpin Chalets in Ramsau are the perfect base camp for unforgettable summer holidays in the Austrian Alps.

Families, sports enthusiasts and nature lovers will find everything they need for a great hiking holiday in the Dachstein region. 

The region's large network of hiking trails starts right on the doorstep of the Rittis Alpin Chalets.

klettern in ramsau
Climbing
Scale the heights

18 via ferrata fixed-rope climbing routes, a wide range of courses and even a special via ferrata for children draw climbing enthusiasts to Ramsau.

Climbing
Mountainbiken in Ramsau
Cycling
Explore on two wheels

The spectacular landscape of the Dachstein Massif is criss-crossed by a network of mountain biking trails catering for all abilities.

Cycling
Natur Ramsau am Dachstein
Running
Discover the region on foot

There is no better way to explore the unique nature around the Dachstein glacier than with a run along the valley floor or up into the mountains.

Running