Easy hiking trails

Especially in the valley and in the area of the Mountain Adventure Worlds, there are a large number of family-friendly and easy hiking trails, some of which are also very easy to navigate with prams. Many tours can be combined with lifts of the Wilder Kaiser-Brixental cable cars.

45 Routes and tours

Asten circuit

Asten circuit
Asten circuit
Asten circuit

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

8,7 km

From Going to the Astberg with a small altitude loop & impressive panoramic view.

Hiking

Easy

3:30 h

560 Elevation gain

Kneipp circuit

Kneipp circuit
Kneipp circuit
Kneipp circuit

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

2,3 km

Energy trail with seven stations offering refreshing and relaxing experiences.

Hiking

Easy

0:45 h

70 Elevation gain

Ellmau village tour

Ellmau village tour
Ellmau village tour
Ellmau village tour

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

1,3 km

Postkarten circuit Ellmau Ellmau hiking info point – Kapellenpark – Marienkapelle – Ellmau Parish Church

Hiking

Easy

0:25 h

40 Elevation gain

Sonnseit circuit (no. 14)

Sonnseit circuit (no. 14)
Sonnseit circuit (no. 14)
Sonnseit circuit (no. 14)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

13,5 km

An adventure hike from Ellmau village centre to the Wochenbrunner Alm mountain hut from where you can enjoy stunning views and the Ellmau Stone Circle.

Hiking

Easy

4:30 h

540 Elevation gain

Energy trail circular route

Energy trail circular route
Energy trail circular route
Energy trail circular route

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

6,3 km

Walk through the forest, along the river, back to the village.

Hiking

Easy

1:45 h

100 Elevation gain

Hartkaiser circuit (no. 1 & 3)

Hartkaiser circuit (no. 1 & 3)
Hartkaiser circuit (no. 1 & 3)
Hartkaiser circuit (no. 1 & 3)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

15,6 km

From the Bergdoktorhaus to the Rübezahl-Alm mountain hut and the Carved Figures path to Ellmi’s Zauberwelt.

Hiking

Easy

5:30 h

730 Elevation gain

Natural playground Rehbachklamm

Natural playground Rehbachklamm
Natural playground Rehbachklamm
Natural playground Rehbachklamm

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

3,5 km

Hikers, young and old alike, will find in this wild romantic gorge natural playgrounds such as bridges and balancing beams by streams and ponds.

Hiking

Easy

1:15 h

150 Elevation gain

Hochschwendt circuit

Hochschwendt circuit
Hochschwendt circuit
Hochschwendt circuit

Wanderstartplatz Infobüro, Ellmau (800m)

Wanderstartplatz Infobüro, Ellmau (800m)

8,8 km

This easy family hike takes you via the Bergdoktorhaus to the Berggasthof Hochschwendt mountain inn.

Hiking

Easy

2:45 h

270 Elevation gain

Söller village tour

Söller village tour
Söller village tour
Söller village tour

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

3,8 km

Looping the village of Söll, the sight seeing hike!

Hiking

Easy

1:00 h

50 Elevation gain

Bergdoktor circular route Söll

Bergdoktor circular route Söll
Bergdoktor circular route Söll
Bergdoktor circular route Söll

Bergdoktorparkplatz

Bergdoktorparkplatz

8,4 km

Off the beaten track up to the Köpfing farmhouse. “Der Bergdoktor” (The Mountain Doctor) is a famous German-Austrian TV series, which is produced in the Wilder Kaiser region.

Hiking

Easy

3:00 h

350 Elevation gain

“Moor & more” Rocky Loop

“Moor & more” Rocky Loop
“Moor & more” Rocky Loop
“Moor & more” Rocky Loop

Hiking starting point Hüttling, Going (820 m)

Hiking starting point Hüttling, Going (820 m)

5,7 km

An extensive exploration of “Moor & more”. The puzzle tour in the Wilder Kaiser forest is sure to be lots of fun, even for older children.

Hiking

Easy

2:15 h

260 Elevation gain

Ellmau circuit

Ellmau circuit
Ellmau circuit
Ellmau circuit

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

5,9 km

A beautiful easy hike at the foot of the Wilder Kaiser

Hiking

Easy

1:45 h

60 Elevation gain

Bergdoktor tour of Ellmau & Going

Bergdoktor tour of Ellmau & Going
Bergdoktor tour of Ellmau & Going
Bergdoktor tour of Ellmau & Going

Hiking info point, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking info point, Ellmau (800 m)

11,4 km

A tour of the main filming locations of the TV series “Der Bergdoktor” (The Mountain Doctor) in Ellmau and Going, with a refreshment stop at the inn used during filming

Hiking

Easy

4:15 h

160 Elevation gain

Fichtenweg trail

Fichtenweg trail
Fichtenweg trail
Fichtenweg trail

Faistenbichl, Ellmau (820 m)

Brandstadlbahn valley station, Scheffau (681 m)

5,0 km

Short but technically demanding hike through the Öderberggraben ditch.

Hiking

Easy

0:30 h

140 Elevation gain

Village tour Scheffau

Village tour Scheffau
Village tour Scheffau
Village tour Scheffau

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Scheffau (738 m)

4,3 km

Round tour through Scheffau with vitalising stations for refreshment and relaxation.

Hiking

Easy

1:15 h

90 Elevation gain

Schwendt circuit

Schwendt circuit
Schwendt circuit
Schwendt circuit

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

4,4 km

Pleasant hike through forests and meadows to the Sonnenplateau in Going

Hiking

Easy

1:15 h

80 Elevation gain

Hike to Wochenbrunner Alm

Hike to Wochenbrunner Alm
Hike to Wochenbrunner Alm
Hike to Wochenbrunner Alm

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

4,4 km

Hike from the centre of Ellmau, along trail no. 14, through the "Spatlahner gorge" up to the Wochenbrunner Alm.

Hiking

Easy

1:30 h

285 Elevation gain

Brandstadl circuit

Brandstadl circuit
Brandstadl circuit
Brandstadl circuit

Brandstadlbahn valley station, Scheffau (681 m)

Brandstadlbahn valley station, Scheffau (681 m)

12,6 km

A walk that lets you experience the Brandstadl mountain and leads you to Jochstubnsee lake.

Hiking

Easy

4:45 h

1110 Elevation gain

11er-Kaiserblick circuit

11er-Kaiserblick circuit
11er-Kaiserblick circuit
11er-Kaiserblick circuit

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (800 m)

22,7 km

Onto the Hausberg mountain with panoramic views of the Wilder Kaiser and Hartkaiser mountains and back via the Ranhartalm.

Hiking

Easy

8:00 h

1050 Elevation gain

Koller circular route

Koller circular route
Koller circular route
Koller circular route

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Söll (689 m)

3,0 km

Ancient path of the romans - a better stroll.

Hiking

Easy

1:00 h

55 Elevation gain

Hausberg trail (no. 8)

Hausberg trail (no. 8)
Hausberg trail (no. 8)
Hausberg trail (no. 8)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Ellmau (798 m)

Brenner Alm, Ellmau (1,236 m)

3,5 km

Hiking trail no. 8 to the Hausberg via the Marienkapelle (St Mary’s Chapel)

Hiking

Easy

1:30 h

500 Elevation gain

Bathing lake circular walk

Bathing lake circular walk
Bathing lake circular walk
Bathing lake circular walk

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

6,4 km

This short and easy valley circuit takes you around the village of Going am Wilden Kaiser and past the bathing lake, a delightful spot to cool off in fine weather.

Hiking

Easy

1:00 h

110 Elevation gain

Prama circular hiking route

Prama circular hiking route
Prama circular hiking route
Prama circular hiking route

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

Hiking starting point Tourist Information Office, Going (764 m)

3,9 km

Easier and more level circular walk through the sunny district of Prama for walkers or families with pushchairs.

Hiking

Easy

1:00 h

60 Elevation gain

Kaiseralm round hike

Kaiseralm round hike
Kaiseralm round hike
Kaiseralm round hike

Hiking starting point Jägerwirt, Scheffau (883 m)

Hiking starting point Jägerwirt, Scheffau (883 m)

5,0 km

Short hike from Jägerwirt to the Kaiseralm with great mountain views.

Hiking

Easy

1:45 h

270 Elevation gain