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At The Foot Of Großglockner

Activities

Biking, Running, Climbing: Summer Sports Activities In Heiligenblut at Großglockner

Boring hours in your hotel room? Not in Heiligenblut. Summiteers, running enthusiasts or bike pros - Nationalpark Hohe Tauern offers so many possibilities. Even in summer? Hard to believe? Browse all the hiking tours and activities of the resort and book your summer holiday at Heiligenblut/Grossglockner Resort.

Explore The Summits By Bike

Is it possible to explore the fantastic mountain world of Großglockner by bike? Yes, of course it is! A great number of mountain bike trails wait for you. From easy to extreme – take your pick!
Tip of Grossglockner Team: family-friendly Glockner bicycle path (R8). Follow this nice path and pass at Jungfernsprung waterfall to  Heiligenblut until you reach Drauradweg bicycle path at Möllbrücke bridge. Your trip leads you till the end of Mölltal Valley. The bicycle path is 80 kilometres long.
But you want more than that? Then get ready for the supreme discipline - Großglockner Hochalpenstraße (high-alpine road). A real challenge: 48 kilometres and innumerable vertical meters are waiting for you!
Important Info: start before 9:00 a.m. The traffic is getting too heavy later!

Conquer Großglockner By Motorbike

It's true: to conquer Großglockner by bike is really hard work. It is more relaxing to explore the region by motorbike. You will master the 36 curves to the top much faster and more conveniently. What are you waiting for? Feel the airstream and enjoy the stupendous panorama. You will be thrilled!

Detail: Blue info boards along the way indicate viewpoints and highlights of Großglockner Hochalpenstraße.

Running And Nordic Walking At Großglockner

Running is part of your holidays? Then Grossglockner/Heiligenblut Resort is the ideal place for you! Running on asphalt or in alpine areas – no matter! The surroundings of Heiligenblut offer you 40 kilometres of various run trails.
Check your progress at the trail run measurement station at Schareck Panorama Restaureant. Ready for the contest? Check out all the info about the traditional Großglockner Trail Run.

 

Run Trail Tip:

 

  • Route: run trail Nr. 14 – Erlebnis Schareck 2600
  • Course: Pfeiffer - Großes Fleisstal - Wanderweg 8 – Schareck
  • Length: approx. 7,9 km
  • take the Schareck lift back to Heiligenblut

Climbing High At The resort

Leave the daily routine behind! Just concentrate on one thing! Climbing. The only thing that counts is the very moment and the next step. Climbing figures among the trendiest sports today.
Beginners or experienced climbers -  Großglockner is a true paradise for climbing enthusiasts. Diversified routes of all level of difficulty.
Are you absolute beginners? Book a guide and you will experience unforgettable routes in Großglockner Resort. For more info contact the mountain guide office or call +43 4824 2700 21.
Especially cool: Climbing fans will find more than forty ice waterfalls (in winter) and a floodlit  ice climbing park in Grossglockner/Heiligenblut Resort

Culinary Delights at the inns

Culinary Highlights

So many adventures make you hungry! It is high time to have a break in one of the region’s numerous alpine inns. Treat yourself to a hearty snack or a cold shandy. You really deserve it. Don't you think so, too?
Our Tip: Have a break at Schareck Panorama Restaurant, enjoy the panorama and try the regional delicacies.
You will be thrilled! But that is not all: upon request they will serve you these delicious meals also in the gondola. Yes, you got that right!