Guided hikes

Out and about in the heart of the mountains with a hiking guide

Every Wednesday from June to September, we offer guided hikes in Maishofen. We meet at 8:15 am outside the Maishofen tourist office.

  • Wandern Maishofen
  • Wandern Maishofen


hiking boots, backpack, rainwear (always), head covering, sunscreen, and sunglasses.

Our hiking program

* Hike to the Wetterkreuz 1,663 m, Reiterkogel 1,818 m, and over the Hasenauerkammto the Rosswaldhütte – ride up on the Reiterkogelbahn lift
* Loop trail to the Forsthofalm and Saalalm, and back to the original starting point
* Käfertal to the Trauneralm 1,530 m, your own car; magnificent alpine flora and high moors
* Hike to the Örgenbauernalm; lift ride up the Biberg, hike to the Örgenbauernalm via Neunbrunnen to Maishofen
** Waterfall path 1,853 m, Ferleiten
** Peter Wiechentalerhütte, 1,707 m in Saalfelden
** Maurerkogel – Schmittenhöhe loop path, ride the lift up and down
** Spielberghaus, ride up on the Kohlmais lift, along the Schwarzleograben over the Bernkogel 1,709 m, to the Spielberghaus and back to Saalbach
** Schwalbenwand 2,020 m or Sausteige 1,912 m, this hike takes you directly from the tourist office up to the tops of our well-known local mountains
*** Saalachtal Höhenweg, ride up on the Kohlmais lift and return via the Sausteige 1,912 m to Maishofen – good endurance required
*** Alpine Rose Path – ride the lift up the Biberg, Sausteige 1,912 m, Stablberg, back to Maishofen
*** Hundsstein Statzerhaus, 2,117 m, Thumersbach
*** Ridge hike to the Krefelderhütte in Kaprun – starting point is the mid-station of the Kitzsteinhorn lift
*** Pinzgauer Spaziergang”, through Salzachtal valley to the Klingertörl – crossing to Saalbach and the Schattbergbahn lift
*** Tristkogel Hochtorsee, 2,095 m, endurance required; begins in Hinterlengau
*** Staffkogel, 2,115 m, begins in Hinterlengau
*** Hoher Penhab, 2,113 m, Hinterglemm, lift ride up to the Zwölferkogel, via the Hoher Penhab to the Schwarzachergraben and back to the original starting point

* easy, ** intermediate, *** good endurance required