Easy Family Walks

Playfully and with the whole family, get to know the ingenious processes of nature up close.


  • Sheep sensation circular route on the Hauser Kaibling

Haus im Ennstal, 2:25 hours, 5.6 km, 330 meters in altitude
Sheep-minded! The Schladminger Tauern cable car takes you up to the Hauser Kaibling. The Schafsinn-Rundweg leads around the summit and gives exciting insights into the world of the Ennstal lamb. Instructive and promising at the same time.

  • Melting furnace round

Hopfriesen / Obertal, 1 hour, 100 meters in altitude
Starting from Hopfriesen in Obertal to the former core area of ​​Schladming mining. Special tip: a visit to the only nickel museum in Europe with a smelting furnace.

  • Riesneralm summit barefoot path

Donnersbachwald, 1 hour, 2 km, 100 meters in altitude
Sensible! The starting point for this hike, which is unique in the European Alpine region, is the Hochseesitz (Riesneralm mountain station). The path leads on a wide variety of surfaces in serpentines on the Riesnerkripsen.

  • Galsterbergalm

Pruggern, 50 minutes, 1.2 km, 77 meters in altitude
Animal! From the Bottinghaus it goes to the Galsterbergalm hut with a wonderful view of the hiking area. Rabbits and marmots can be seen here on the sun terrace. You could continue hiking on the Pleschnitzzinken.

  • National Geographic Wild Waters Trail

Untertal, 4 hours, 330 meters in altitude
Family-friendly hike starting from the Kraiter car park in Schladming and past 14 adventure stations and 5 huts to the Riesach waterfall.