Guided Hikes in Gastein Valley

A meaningful nature experience and a friendly atmosphere – are the distinguishing features of a guided hiking tour in the Gastein valley.

Walking together equals twice as much fun. The Gastein Tourist Board has compiled a weekly programme with various hikes with a professional mountain guide. The hikes on offer are diverse, and there is something to suit every ability, for more experienced hikers as well as novices. The easier hikes often include the use of a mountain lift. On the hike, you will witness something wonderful, as the sun sets over the Alps and the colour of the sky changes from orange to fiery red and purple. Do you have a yearning to be in the mountains? Other topics such as herbs, pine trees and mushrooms are outlined on the educational trailsTheme Hiking Paths with information boards providing inquisitive hikers sufficient “brain food”.

Challenging Tours for Experienced Hikers

Are you already a trail-hardened hiker and do you look forward to every added meter of vertical gain during your all-day hike? In that case, the more remote peaks and challenging trails in Gastein Valley are sure to be ideal for you. And there's no better way to discover them than with the help of a local mountain guide, someone who knows the area like the back of their hand and has good instincts for the changing weather conditions. That way, you can be sure you are in safe, reliable hands.

Share your hobby with fellow hikers on a guided tour

Did you come to Gastein on your own? If so, why not sign up for a guided hike and meet others who share your love for hiking? Exchange experiences from previous hikes and mountain adventures with each other. Listen to the stories your guide has to tell, and maybe even pick up a few insider tips. Don't hold back with your questions! Our local mountain guides know the plant and animal world of the Hohe Tauern mountains really well, and which species you are likely to encounter. Who knows, with a little bit of luck you might be the first to catch sight of marmots, chamois or even an imposing bearded vulture!

Regardless of which hike you decide to go on, you are sure to really enjoy your timeout here in Gastein.

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Guided hiking-tour: Planitzengut

Meeting point: tourist office - Bad Hofgastein
20.05.2021 | 08:30
The highest farmhouse in Bad Hofgastein, the Planitzengut, lies on the sunny side of Gastein Valley.Time on trail: appx. 4 hours, gain: 400 m/loss: 400 m

Guided hiking-tour: Poserhöhe

Meeting point: bus stop - Bad Gastein
21.05.2021 | 09:15
A nice hiking trail to the Poserhöhe, where a selection of hearty snacks and a beautiful view await us.Time on trail: appx. 3 hours, gain 450m 2h/ loss 450m 1h

Guided hiking-tour: Sepp Poesie Weg

Meeting point: tourist office - Bad Hofgastein
25.05.2021 | 08:30
This lovingly constructed pathway leads from the Brandebengut through a forest of spruce to the Biberalm. Time on trail: appx. 5 hours, gain: 600 m/ loss: 900 m 

Guided Hike: Hieronymushaus

Meeting point: touris office Bad Gastein - Bad Gastein
28.05.2021 | 08:45
Informative hiking tour between Böckstein and Sportgastein/Nassfeld along the trails of the goldmining. Finish at Hieronymushaus / Radhausberg.Duration: appx. 6 hours, ascent 720 m 3,5 h, descent 580 m 2,5 h

Guided Hiking Tour: Rauchkögerl

Treffpunkt: Tourismusverband Dorfgastein - Dorfgastein
02.06.2021 | 08:30
For leisurely hikers:Walking time: ca. 6 hours, 700 meters of ascent, 700 meters of descent,

Guided Hike: Bockhartseen

Meeting point: Tourist Office Bad Gastein - Bad Gastein
04.06.2021 | 08:45
A good prerpared hikingway to the two mountain lakes Bockhartseen.Hiking time: approx. 5.5 hours, 540 Hm in ascent 2.5 h, 540 Hm in descent approx. 1.5

Guided hiking-tour: Paarseen

Treffpunkt: Tourismusverband Dorfgastein - Dorfgastein
09.06.2021 | 08:30
Hike to Gastein´s mountain lake:Walking time approx. 6 1/2 hours, ascent approx. 1000 m altitude / descent approx. 1000 m altitude

Guided Hike: Reedsee

Bushaltestelle Gr. Baum/Kötschachtal - Bad Gastein
11.06.2021 | 09:15
Reedsee - A rewarding destination and an imposing mountain backdrop. Hiking time approx. 6 hours, 790 Hm in the ascent 3.5 h, 790 Hm in the descent 2.5 h  
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