Summer Activities

Active & Sporty during Your Summer Holidays

Traditional rural villages with beautiful floral decorations and boundless variety. Swimming in a lake with water pure enough to drink, fun & games at the recreation center in Aich as well as at the open-air adventure pool with giant slide in Haus and in Schladming. The Dachstein-Tauern Golf Course, cycling and mountain biking, Kneipp spas, fishing, rafting, canyoning, Nordic walking, jogging, climbing, hiking, soccer, basketball, beach volleyball, horseback riding, tennis courts along with minigolf and pit-pat facilities - just some of the other summer highlights that await you.

Out on pony rides or enjoying a fun-filled Kids' Afternoon, our younger guests have the time of their lives. Holidays amongst friends - exercise - outdoor activity - recharging your batteries - unwinding completely.

"At the Bärenwirt - experience the precious gift of time itself"

The new adventure on the River Enns, right here at Hotel Bärenwirt. Experience the beauty of nature out on the water! We offer you 3 different river stages, from easy to exhilarating!

  • Every Tuesday free with the Sommercard: introductory course on the lake by the hotel for kids under age 14.
  • Every Wednesday: beginners' course ca. 2.5 hours exclusively for guests of the Bärenwirt (top offer & program)

There are only a few regions of the Alps where paragliders and hang-gliders have so many different flight options available to them in such a relatively small area. Schladming-Dachstein entices aviators with outstanding thermals that enable long-distance flights and glorious open spaces for soaring. Excellent access to all launch and landing areas, plus 2 top flight schools for all the support you could wish for ...

Horseback riding at the Bärenwirt

Discovering the world from on horseback is a thoroughly memorable experience. Beginners' lessons, trail rides, a marked bridle path through the Schladming-Dachstein Region, and even adventurous hut trekking. Riding stables are located throughout the region and provide a marvelous opportunity to enjoy equestrian sports to the absolute fullest .. the nearest riding stable is just 3 min from the Baerenwirt****

We have 2 riding horses of our own - hutzels - if you are experienced, you are welcome to ride them. Sampler rides as well as pony rides are offered once a week free of charge as part of our children's program.

Our 32m x 16m riding paddock is perfect for big and small.

Rock climbing & alpine tours

Our via ferrata fixed-cable climbs on the Dachstein are the fastest, surest way to experience the thrills of rock climbing!

What you'll need: good mental and physical fitness, plus the right gear. Our local alpine schools guarantee optimal safety. High-ropes courses in the region: Forest Park in Ramsau - Rittisberg, Gröbming as well as Sölktäler Nature Park.

Zipline Stoderzinken

Now you're in for a real thrill! And there's nowhere else like it on this scale in all of Europe! The biggest zipline in Europe is located on the Stoderzinken. The new zipline drops from 1600 meters down to the Gröbming Adventure Park at 900 meters. Divided into 2 sections spanning around 1500 and 1000 meters each, you will glide next to your friends along 4 parallel steel cables at speeds up to 65 km/h.  Though still with plenty of time to enjoy nature from a whole new perspective. Launch yourself and enjoy the newest, most thrilling tourism attraction in our region.

Adventure Park

A memorable experience for young and old!

Located in the center of the Dachstein Tauern Region, right next to the toll-free Stoderzinken Road, is the biggest climbing park in Austria - Gröbming Adventure Park, opened in 2015!

At the foot of the Stoderzinken, just a little outside the market town of Gröbming, you can look forward to new challenges of courage and skill, fun tasks, extraordinary perspectives and, above all, enjoyment for the whole family!

Canyoning in Schladming

Deep gorges, thunderous waterfalls, canyons of smooth marble, encounters with the immense power of water. Use special equipment to rappel down cliffs, jump into deep pools, swim, dive. Rafting and canyoning promise a close-up experience with water like never before. Other offers include guided glacier hikes and diving in alpine tarns.

Dachstein Glacier

6 meters of snow at the start of summer season? The summer season begins on 10 May, when the Dachstein gondola lift opens its doors and carries guests up into a high-alpine world of adventure. Sightseeing, snowboarding, skiing, cross-country, climbing, hiking, mountaineering, paragliding, enjoying the views - on the Dachstein, you can do all of that and more.

Kart-Race Schladming

Race feeling for the whole family - even in bad weather!

Even children ages 9 and up and at least 1.4 meters tall can "put the pedal to the metal" on this race track. You can drive the karts as fast or as slow as you wish, making this a safe experience even for youngsters. Children under age 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

The E-go-kart track is located on the lower level of WM-Park Planai, which means you can enjoy it regardless of the weather outside. All you need to bring along is a sturdy pair of shoes and your "need for speed"! You will be issued a safety helmet before you start.

Mountain Go-kart

...newly developed sporting equipment that's great fun.

The wide tires and good disc brakes give you a good feeling of safety even after just a few meters. Shock absorbers mean that the front wheel always remains in contact with the ground, providing added safety even at high speeds. The very comfortable ergonomic seat simply adds to the enjoyment of the whole experience.

Rittisberg Coaster - Photo

Ready, set, go!

On the all-weather Rittisberg Coaster you will slide down the mountain as fast or slow as you feel comfortable. You determine the speed for yourself. On this 1300-meter track made of steel tubing, you will glide without a sound back to the valley below. The track and equipment have all been safety-certified.

And when you are ready, ride the lift right back up to the top of the mountain - in all weather, since the all-weather bubbles provide protection from any rain or wind.

14.05. to 04.07. Daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed Monday
05.07. to 11.09. Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., also open in the rain
12.09. to 09.10. Daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed Monday and Tuesday

In the mood for more?

Tennis, adventure-climbing park, Enns Bike Path, Nordic walking...
NEW: multi-function sports grounds with synthetic surface (soccer, basketball, football-tennis)

We would be glad to inform you about other summer attractions and "must-dos"....

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