Safety informationYour hiking experience in the Vienna Alps should be a thoroughly enjoyable and safe one. Therefore, please bear the following in mind:
When choosing a route, make sure it corresponds to your experience and physical fitness level. Check the weather forecast before you set off. The weather can change surprisingly quickly in the mountains. Always take appropriate equipment with you (e.g. rain protection).
Check whether the cabins and snack stations you intend to visit along the way are open. Inform someone before you set off of your chosen route and when you plan to return.
Tips, hints and linksYou may like to hike the adjoining routes:
Viennese Alps in Lower Austria, www.wieneralpen.at, +43 / 2622 / 78960
Tourismusbüro Semmering, www.semmering.at, +43 / 2664 / 20025
Getting thereIf you are travelling from Vienna on the A2, leave the motorway at the Gloggnitz exit then continue on the B24 before turning right onto Schlaglstraße. Follow the signs to Trattenbach or the Feistritz Saddle.
If you are travelling from Graz, take the B72 and follow the signs to the Feistritz Saddle.