Winter Hiking in St. Michael | on the Katschberg | in Lungau

Discovering natural beauty on foot

Pure recreation..

Numerous paths take you out into the winter world of the Lungau. Here, the air is still clear and the snow still pure. The winter countryside has a special charm and invites you to set out on fantastic hikes.

And when you are tired? Simply climb up onto a horse-drawn sleigh or enjoy a comfortable bus ride back to your lodgings.


Nordic walking in winter

A broad network of trails in and around St. Michael im Lungau

Nordic walking is also ideally suited as a winter sport. In the Lungau holiday region, fans of Nordic walking find a broad network of trails. More than ample opportunity, then, to get in touch with the land and its people.

In this totally relaxed setting,  you will do wonders for your health, refreshing body and soul. Whether alone or in a group - in St. Michael im Lungau, you will definitely be able to recharge your batteries. Courses and workshops give rookies and experienced Nordic walkers a great opportunity to learn and improve their technique.


NEW: Hiking path on Grosseck/Speiereck


The new "Sonnenhangweg" on Grosseck/Speiereck invites everybody to a nice winter walk. The path, on 2.000 metres, is made for families, elderly persons moreover it is a handicapped accessible way. The way which is 2.5 kilometres long connects the mountain station from the "Sonnenbahn" in St. Michael with the mountain station from the "Grosseckbahn" in Mauterndorf. The rustic huts care for your well-being.

Prices for ups and downs

adults € 14,00
youth/senior € 10,00
children € 7,00



Our hiking and Nordic-walking paths in St. Michael im Lungau





No. 13

Via Grosseck-Speiereck to St. Michael

cleared, crosses the ski slopes

Var. 1) to the Trogalm lakes & lift valley station in St. Michael im Lungau

Var. 2) to the Peterbauerhütte - mountain terminal of the Sonnenbahn lift

Var. 3) to the Sonn Alm - valley terminal of the Grosseck chair lift - Ride up: Grossecksattel, return ride: 8-passenger cabin lift


10 km

No. 20

St. Michael - Fell

St- Michael im Lungau- St. Egidi - Dasl, Dasl - Oberweissburg, Oberweissburg - Fell and return

easy, intermediate

16 km

No. 22

Murweg- Muhr to Tamsweg

sunny, flat, cleared, connection to public transportation; from Muhr to Schellgaden, the path leads along the main road, then follow signs for the road leading to St. Michael im Lungau, Option to branch off onto winter hiking path No. 20 and to Oberweissburg.


25 km

No. 23

Pritzhütte Gontal - Katschberg

Katschberg pass - Gontalweg - Pritzhütte.

Sleigh rides also possible!


8 km

Find other hiking and Nordic-walking paths in the Lungau here!