Themed walks

Seeing, hearing, and understanding – educational treks on the Fulseck will help you to learn all about nature in all its glory.

Themed walks in Gastein

Educational nature trek “Mushroom Trail”

Duration 45 min.

The starting point for this trail is either the halfway station of the Gipfelbahn-Fulseck cable car in the direction of the Heumoosalm tavern or the Fulseck summit station. The Mushroom Trail on the mountain is designed for children and adults with a special sense of adventure. The native mushroom species are described on information boards in the midst of the beautiful surroundings. Walkers learn how to differentiate the different types of mushrooms, helping them to negate any risk when collecting or preparing mushrooms for eating.

View form the panoramic summit trail

Educational nature trek “A tour through the power spots of nature”

Duration 1.5 – 2 hours

From Fulseck summit station (2033 m), this walk takes you through a heavenly landscape via the Biotope Trail to Arltörl, the Heumoosalm tavern and then down the Mushroom Trail. Information boards along the route will alert you to the presence of energy spots – places where increased natural energy has been recorded. Top up your own energy reserves in amongst nature – an experience for body, mind and soul alike. Guided walks with expert Hans Holleis are also available. Unique to the Salzburg region!

Yang: masculine force with energising properties
Yin: feminine force with giving properties

Educational nature trek “Hunter’s Trail”

Duration 1.5 – 2 hours

This walk from the summit station of the Gipfelbahn-Fulseck cable car via the Biotope Trail to Arltörl and then over the Jagasteig (Hunter’s Trail) to Grabnerhütte is also a special mountain experience. You can also walk from the Gipfelbahn-Fulseck summit station via the Blumensteig (Flower Trail) to Grabnerhütte. Enjoy the wonderful panoramic views on the descent!

 

Family at the themed walks in Gastein

“Barefoot Trail” around Spiegelsee

Duration approx. 2.5 hours

The starting point for this walk is the Gipfelbahn-Fulseck summit station. The walk to Spiegelsee lake in amongst the splendid mountain scenery on Fulseck is highly enjoyable and there is also a Barefoot Trail that goes around the lake. It feels unbelievably good to walk along this trail in the peaceful surroundings. Simply stand still, breathe deeply, let your stress disappear and top up your energy levels in the midst of nature. There are plenty of comfortable seating areas where you can take a break and children can show off their balancing skills on the stepping stone bridge! 

Why Spiegelsee? The lake is called Spiegelsee (mirror lake) because the amazing mountain landscape is reflected in the lake. Enjoy the view! You’ll be inspired. Just below the lake, the Wengeralm and Reiterhütte taverns are ideal places to enjoy some fortifying food and drink.

Seeing, hearing, and understanding – educational treks on the Fulseck will help you learn all about nature in all its glory.

Panoramic Summit Trail - Fulseck

Enjoy the splendid panoramic view on this easy walk!

While walking around on the high plateau, you can enjoy the peace and amazing views of the area, the Alpine range and the neighbouring regions. Make sure you look all around you.

Our Summit Trail is ideal for a walk with children or a walk with the dog – provided it is on a lead!

 

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