Hiking holiday with the family on the Planai & Hochwurzen in Schladming | © Tom Lamm


Hiking on and around Schladming's peaks! 

In cooperation with the Schladming-Pichl-Rohrmoos Tourism Association and the Schladming-Dachstein region, we have compiled the loveliest and very promising hikes on the Planai, the Hochwurzen and in the surrounding areas!

Planai hiking tips: Alpine walks, World Championship route & natural experience

Planai Panoramic Circular Trail

Anyone who likes to take it easy can stroll along the panoramic circular hiking trail at the peak of the Planai.

The panoramic hiking trail can be reached with the gondola to the Planai Mountain Station, where the pram-accessible trail begins and circumnavigates the peak of the Planai.

Here, you will also find the "Place for Reflection", a walk-in wooden sculpture amidst a breath-taking landscape.

A walking time of approx. 1 hour will allow you to experience the natural world of Schladming's local mountain.

Nature on the trail, Hochwurzen

A gentle hike with a lot of information on the fauna and flora of this mountain world.

Hiking here is not only fun, but you learn something too!

The starting point of this simple Alpine stroll is the Hochwurzen Mountain Station.Travel time: approx. 1 hour.

Planai World Championship Trail

This "Forest & Knowledge" hiking trail follows in the footsteps of the Alpine world champions along the major points of the Alpine Ski World Championship 2013.

Here, you will see the starting positions of the world's best ski stars from another perspective.

Along the way, you will find interesting details and background information on the sporting spectacle which has brought the Planai international fame.

The starting point of the tour is the Planai Mountain Station and is about the same as after a stunning day's skiing, you can stroll along the World Championship Trail, with a walking time of approx. 1 hour to the town center of Schladming.

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