Holidays at Glockneralm ...

... on the Schmittenhöhe

The Schmittenhöhe is a popular excursion destination in the Austrian Alps and offers a wide range of leisure activities in both summer and winter. The Glockneralm is located in the middle of the Schmittenhöhe at 1585 meters above sea level. Hiking trails and ski slopes as well as the children's kite park are right on the doorstep.

Hiking on the Schmittenhöhe

The Schmittenhöhe is an ideal starting point for hikes and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and Lake Zell.

In summer, the cable cars provide easy access to the starting points of many hikes.

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Some of the most popular hiking trails are:

  • Schmittenhöhe circular route: An easy circular route that starts at the mountain station of the Schmittenhöhebahn and offers fantastic panoramic views.
  • Pinzgau Walk: A longer hiking trail that is considered moderately difficult and offers the opportunity to explore the beauty of the Pinzgau region.
  • Family hikes: There are also many child-friendly hiking trails with interactive stations that are particularly suitable for families.

Skiing on the Schmittenhöhe

In winter the Schmittenhöhe transforms into a first-class ski area.

The Schmittenhöhe offers a variety of activities all year round and is a perfect destination for nature lovers and sports enthusiasts.

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Some highlights of the ski area are:

  • Variety of slopes: The ski area offers over 77 kilometers of perfectly groomed slopes that are suitable for beginners as well as advanced skiers and snowboarders.
  • Cable cars and lifts: Modern cable cars and lifts ensure quick and comfortable ascents. The **Sonnenalmbahn** and the **Schmittenhöhebahn** are particularly popular.
  • Fun park: There is a fun park with various obstacles and jumps for snowboarders and freestylers.
  • Ski schools and rentals: Numerous ski schools offer courses for all ages and levels. Ski equipment rentals are also available.