Our central location is the ideal starting point for Dachstein hikes. So if you are looking for a cozy hotel on the Dachstein, we are the right contact!

No matter whether small or large hikes - there are numerous hiking trails and paths in Gosau and the surrounding area that are just waiting to be explored!

Summer in the mountains is definitely not just for hikers and mountaineers here in the Salzkammergut. With almost 70 lakes, water sports are everywhere and the excursion program in the Salzkammergut cultural region is rich in attractions.

In the summer, the farmers in the Salzkammergut drive the cows and sheep up to the alpine pasture. This is thanks to the fact that many alpine pastures are cultivated around the Dachstein from mid-June to mid-September, so you can stop for a delicious snack.

Hiking trail "Experience what (s)" around Lake Gosau

The aim of the thematic trail around the Vorderer Gosausee is to raise awareness of the many facets of water.
Experience the water with all your senses!

Legend trail in Bad Goisern

In Bad Goisern there is a character and legend trail of a special kind. From the Wurmstein district, starting at the Rathlucka hut, you can admire beings carved from tree trunks and immerse yourself in a world of legends.

Once at the Lindwurm hole, you can continue on the Höhenweg and then come to the Ewigen Wand, which offers a very nice view.

slow train

The special experience for the whole family. Trips to the Plankenstein Alm, Iglmoosalm, Neualm, Ebenalm. Cozy hut atmosphere, hiking and walking opportunities and a breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains!

walking holidays

Enjoy a wonderful hiking holiday on the Dachstein. We not only offer you well-located accommodation for your hiking holiday on the Dachstein, but also numerous hiking tours and sights in the area.

hiking Hotel

One expects a hiking hotel on the Dachstein

a good location to start as many hikes as possible directly from the hotel,
a good restaurant to strengthen yourself after a hard day of hiking and
comfortable rooms to relax well for the next day.
The Wanderhotel Brandwirt am Dachstein offers all of this.


There is a large selection of hikes - from experienced hikers to enthusiastic hikers, hiking on the Dachstein is an experience not to be missed. And one thing is hiking on the Dachstein - balm for the soul!