The Valley of Fun and Games: Lots of Room for Adventure but certainly no Room for boredom in Saalbach Hinterglemm!
A whole valley as a playground for children, families, epicures, hikers and bikers - Saalbach Hinterglemm provides each one the opportunity to playfully create one’s dream vacation.
In winter, the ski and snowboard fans feel at home here. In summer however this region attracts many hikers, high mountain touring enthusiasts and Nordic walkers with it’s 400 km of well marked hiking trails. Four cable cars allow both the young and elderly to get one step closer to heaven without using too much energy as they take you directly up to the starting point of many tours.
Freeriding in its purest form: over 400 km of paths and trails set the pulse of every true mountain biker racing in anticipation. The freeride region of Saalbach Hinterglemm offers a wide selection of single trails, with exciting options for all riding skills. Special highlights include the X-Line at Schattberg in Saalbach, one of the longest and most unique freeride courses in Europe, as well as the adidas Freeride with Pro Line & Blue Line at Reiterkogel in Hinterglemm or the Milka Line on the Kohlmais. Mountainbikers and Freeriders will find a real Eldorado in Saalbach Hinterglemm. The unforgettable panorama of the Hohen Tauern and the Leoganger Steinberge accompany bikers and hikers step by step through the Pinzgauer mountain world.
Around 30 cosy mountain huts not only stand for picturesque resting places, they also host alpine festivals throughout the summer, where local folk music bands play their traditional music and the mountain hut landlords conjure up and serve the tasty Pinzgauer specialties on their tables.
Alpine Flora Hiking Trail - The Healing Herbs Trail will be situated at the altitude of 1.544m on the Reiterkogel mountain and will include over 100 different species of herbs and local alpine flowers with an explanation of their medical and homeopathic effects.
Mount Kodok - hiking in themed Fantasy Worlds
The mystery of Mount Kodok an adventure trail for kids and youngsters at the Reiterkogel. Find the clown´s magic hat that was stolen by the gremlin Kodok. Keep track of the gremlin with the aid of the mysterious hints and riddles along the adventure trail on Reiterkogel to bring back the magic hat. The thrilling adventure of Mount Kodok makes hiking a great experience for all kids and youngsters.
Expedition Kodok - the search for the Magic Crystals
The cunning goblin Kodok is once again haunting the magical Kodok mountain. Now it is up to the locals and guests of the valley to finally return peace to Berg Kodok. Embark on numerous adventures (at the activity stations) using a treasure map or a GPS unit to help you, and follow the clues to find the hiding place and take his magic powers away from him one last time.
Adventure trail “Montelino” for families and children
Kids and families enter the fabulous world of the little clown Montelino who lost his smile… Can the kids help Montelino to find his smile again? Along a scenic walking trail from top to middle station of Kohlmais Mountain through woods and alpine meadows the kids search for the clown´s lost friends and toys within a beautiful nature environment. Montelino’s Wild Game Feeding
Montelino’s Deer Feeding
Our little clown Montelino has discovered a passion for wild game, and surprises all children with a feeding session where they can observe deer. To add to the fun, there are activity stations as well as a giant deer that you can climb inside.
Seven Summits of Saalbach Hinterglemm
This is a new challenge for fit, sure-footed, experienced hikers: the "Seven Summits of Saalbach Hinterglemm”. This nearly 24-kilometer long hiking tour over the highest summits of the Glemmtal, with truly alpine character and a huge 2,000 meters of altitude, is a tour for the tried-and-tested individualists who are physically fit mountaineers.
Find out more about the Glemmtal area on a relaxed, leisurely walk around the summit of the Zwölferkogel mountain. From the historic evolution of an impoverished village of mountain farmers to an internationally renowned tourist resort; about exciting sagas and legends from the Glemmtal; all the way to fascinating details from the forest and hunting worlds. NEW: Montelino’s summit playground on the Zwölferkogel: Fun and games by climbing with Montelino on the Zwölferkogel mountain. There is a slack line course available for all guests, both big and small.
Captain Hook - Paradisiacal offers for Water Babies
For a cool-down after an exciting hike, the Pirates outdoor pool “Captain Hook” ensures pure water fun: A 1000 m² water oasis with underwater music and three separate water slides, beach volleyball court, open air cinema for kids and rain zones make for a perfect score of 10 on the 10-point fun factor scale.
The „Teufelswasser“ water park of Saalbach Hinterglemm is located in the valleyend, close to the mountain hut Lindlingalm, which can be comfortably reached with the colourful noddy train. In this treasured theme park with spring-fed crystal clear water, pebble pools and dancing forest-trolls, kids and adults can experience the fascination of water with all senses and discover a whole new perspective on this element of nature.
Leisure tips Saalbach Hinterglemm
Contact Saalbach Hinterglemm
Tourismusverband Saalbach Hinterglemm
Glemmtaler Landesstraße 550, AT-5753 Saalbach