Nationalpark Hohe Tauern

Snowshoe discovery tour
to the Tauern valley

  • The destination of this snowshoe hike is the winter wonderland of the Tauern valley. Within this tour you will familiarise yourself with snowshoes and experience the national park in winter. You will obtain your rental equipment (snowshoes, poles) from the visitor centre in Mallnitz. This is where the easy snowshoe hike starts and takes you through a magical winter landscape along the Tauernbach stream towards Stockerhütte. With some luck, you might be able to spot some wild animals too. Via the other side of the valley, you will return back to the start point at the visitor centre in Mallnitz.

    Important information:
    Easy snowshoe hike suitable for children aged 10 and above.

    Incl. rental equipment (snowshoes, poles).

    Equipment required: sturdy footwear, warm waterproof clothing, backpack with hot drink and snack are recommended; dogs on leads are permitted.

    Registration and information:


    Mallnitz, meeting point at the entrance to the Visitor Centre in Mallnitz


    Every Tuesday, from 09/02/2021 to 29/03/2021

    Start 13:30


    Approx. 3 hrs


    Adults: € 20.00

    Children 10–15 years:  € 13.00 

    Free of charge with the Winter Kärnten Card


    Until 16:00 latest the day before.

    Tel: +43 (0) 4825 / 6161

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  • In the centre of Mallnitz go straight past Wolligger Sports to reach the Mallnitz Visitor Centre (parking possible at Tauernbad). Arrival by public transport possible (train, bus).

  • Registration for: Snowshoe discovery tour to the Tauern valley