Family friendly Via ferratas

On the Schlossalm, there are now 7 via ferratas (climbing trails) of all skill levels. From the beginner to the expert trail, it‘s all here. Climbing enthusiasts can climb to their heart‘s content in the climbing garden or improve their footing technique in the safe footing course. The learner’s path gives you important tips about climbing trail.The entire range of climbing experience is located near the Schlossalmbahn mountain station. You'll find all detail information in our climbing folder. 

Safe footing course

On the safe footing course your via ferrata skills can be tested in a very short route, before climbing a real via ferrata. You practise the process and belay in a via ferrata. An exit is possible at any time.

Via ferratas

The Schlossalm offers new ways to combine hiking and climbing. Climbing enthusiasts can cavort to their heart`s content on a practice climbing route as well as a fun climbing route. The climbing routes are arranged in a row.


Attached to a rope between the rocks and a breathtaking ambience, you can try climbing up via seven different routes. The barely 8 meters-high wall is a fantastic experience, and your excitement by the time you clamber over the top will be enormous. Five of the seven permanent climbing routes are so-called “top rope”, meaning they feature a permanently anchored safety rope.

Circular ridge trail Tauernblick

Alpine climbing trail

The alpine climbing trail is a demanding circular walk for experienced hikers. Along the ridge the way leads you from the Schlossalmbahn mountain station up to „Mauskarspitze“ and back. Having a good head for heights and firm footwear are required because on the left and right side of the secured path it‘s steeply downhill.


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