"Out in the fresh air"

Hiking in the Glemm valley

A mountain summit for everyone!

Only where you have reached by foot, have you really arrived. Therefore, we would especially recommend that you explore the surroundings of Viehhofen, as well as the Glemm valley in hiking boots. Enjoy the panoramic mountain views as well as the many smaller details of the landscape. The Pinzgauer grass mountains reach an altitude of nearly 2.000 m, attracting both easy-going hikers and ambitious summit stormers. When you eventually reach the summit, the landscape is luscious, with green rolling meadows. With a little effort, nearly every summit can be reached. On the way up to the summit, there are plenty of places to take a break, whether it be by a small, hidden mountain lake, or a stopover in one of the numerous Alpine huts.

The entire region in and around Viehhofen has been developed around hiking and tourism. A great service which should be taken advantage of, are the operating lifts in summer, which take you comfortably and swiftly to first mountain peak from where you can continue on foot to the second, third and fourth. Perfect!

hiking card

In der nahen Umgebung von Viehhofen gibt es zwei verschiedene Möglichkeiten:

Wandercard für Saalbach Hinterglemm, Leogang und Fieberbrunn (uneingeschränkte Benützung der in Betrieb befindlichen Seilbahnen | ausgenommen Biketransport und Sonderfahrten)

  • Schattberg X-press: 11.06. – 04.10.2020    
  • Westgipfelbahn: 11.06. – 04.10.2020
  • Schattberg Sprinter: 11.06. – 04.10.2020
  • 12er KOGEL: 11.06. – 04.10.2020
  • Reiterkogelbahn: 11.06. – 04.10.2020
  • Kohlmaisbahn: 11.06. – 04.10.2020

Folgen Sie dem Link für Informationen zu den Preisen sowie den einzelnen Bergbahnen.

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hiking map

Here you will find all Viehhofener hiking trails (incl. GPS track) with description and picture impressions for download.

NOTE: Take the summer information booklet with you on your hike and don't forget to collect stamps. Because all good things are 4! 4 summits have to be climbed and 4 stamps have to be collected. As a reward, you will receive a wooden hiking pin in the Tourist Service Center after presentation the stamp pass.

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Hut guide

A special highlight is our hut guide. A hike, especially with children, is most fun when there is stop for something tasty to eat, or a cool drink. Our hut guide can be picked up at the Tourist Office.

Code of conduct in the mountains

Before you venture out into the mountains, please take time to read our tips and Code of Conduct in the mountains.

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Tourist office Viehhofen
Dorfplatz 104
A-5752 Viehhofen


Tel.: +43 6542 685 59
Fax: +43 6542 685 59-4
Email: info@viehhofen.at




Monday to Friday 8.00 - 12.00 am



Monday to Friday 8.00 - 12.00 am & 4.00 - 6.00 pm

Saturday 8.00 - 12.00 am & 2.00 - 6.00 pm

Sunday 8.00 - 12.00 am