The Hohe Wand Nature Park is a popular destination for every free day. Animal lovers, families with children, hikers, nature photographers, connoisseurs… they all appreciate the densely wooded plateau in the Vienna Alps. The mountain road built in 1932 takes you to around 1,000m above sea level without any major effort. The various circular hiking trails lead to the most beautiful places – lookout tower, rock path or Skywalk viewing terrace allow fascinating views. On days with good weather, paragliders fly through the air. An experience open to everyone! Because the Hohe Wand flight school offers tandem flights!
Located 80 km south of Vienna in a romantic, dreamy valley at the foot of the 2,076 m high Schneeberg, Puchberg is a paradise for mountain lovers and those looking for relaxation.
Puchberg was awarded the Austrian Hiking Seal of Approval, certified as a hiking village and thus raised to the nobility of hiking. Of course, this also includes excellent hiking companies and great hiking offers. You can find more information about this below.
You can find many hikes in Puchberg and on the Schneeberg here!
Pure mountain pleasure on the highest mountain in Lower Austria! 80 kilometers south of Vienna in a basin at the foot of the 2,076-meter-high Schneeberg lies the climatic health resort of Puchberg – a paradise for hiking enthusiasts, winter sports fans and those seeking relaxation.
The hiking village of Puchberg am Schneeberg with over 80 kilometers of hiking trails and alpine paths is the perfect place to discover the wonderful natural surroundings and get moving. Not for nothing is it one of the most beautiful hiking areas in Lower Austria.
The Schneeberg chairlift is located in the district of Losenheim . In just a few minutes, the four-seater chairlift takes guests to the mountain station at 1,210 meters above sea level – to the Fadensattel. This is the ideal starting point for leisurely hikes or sporty and challenging tours on and around the Schneeberg. The huts on the mountain invite you to linger and indulge young and old with regional delicacies and refreshments. Magnificent panoramic views are guaranteed.
Five fun play stations await younger guests during the summer season, which can be explored in combination with a stamp pass rally.
In the cold season, the areas around the Schneeberg chairlift are transformed into a winter sports paradise for the whole family. The family ski park with mat ski slope, drag lift and magic carpet attracts with beginner-friendly slopes.
Tourers, snowshoe hikers and winter hikers get their money’s worth at the Schneeberg chairlift .
Both on the mountain and in the valley, cozy mountain huts and restaurants provide for your physical well-being.