easy family hikes in the Wurzeralm hiking area
Afoot through the mountains
at Wurzeralm

Hiking Wurzeralm

Important things to know when hiking with the family

You want to go on a hiking trip with your family? Fantastic! Wurzeralm is THE perfect place for you! Look forward to hikes suitable for children, comfortable mountain huts and breath-taking views of Pyhrn-Priel holiday region …

Family-Friendly Hiking Paradise

A Place For Families

Hikers of all ages love Wurzeralm hiking resort! The family adventure starts with a cable-car ride up to 1,400 m above sea level! Explore beautiful Wurzeralm, embedded by Stubwieswipfel, Warscheneck and Roter Wand. You will be enchanted by romantic meadows, deep gorges and loads of wild nature! 

Good to know: Wurzeralm hiking resort is located around Teichlboden – the biggest high moor of the eastern Tirolean limestone alps. Neighbouring Hinterstoder is also worth a visit!

hiking mountain paths Wurzeralm | © TVB Pyhrn-Priel Erber
hike and ski area Wurzeralm in summer
lake Stubwieswipfel Wurzeralm
panoramic view at the Speichersee
 panoramic view from the Stubwieswipfel - Wurzeralm
funicular railroad - wurzeralm | © Harald Illmer
funicular railroad on the Wurzeralm | © HIWU HInterramskogler

Close To Hiking heaven

Into Nature and Up the Mountain!

That’s the Wurzeralm motto – for both skiers in the winter, and hikers in the summer. So that you always stay on the right track, check our travel info and on-site parking! Learn more about our hours of operation and lift tickets!

Useful: Wurzeralm can easily be reached via motorway. If you prefer public transportation, take ÖBB-bus no 911 to the stop “Wurzeralmseilbahn Talstation”.

Hiking With Kids

Wurzeralm and the Gold Rush 

The young and the young-at-heart love gold panning at Wurzerralm mountain station!

Our motto: “Pan for gold” – kids look for the biggest gem!

The on-mountain restaurant sells gem sandbags for € 5.-.
Every sandbag hides up to 70 g of various gemstones – go and find them at the creek!

NEU: Kids-Bergrallye

Wanderspaß am Berg für die ganze Familie

Entlang des Wanderwegs "2 Mio Jahre in 2 Stunden" sind Tafeln mit einem Klipser zum Abstempeln angebracht, besucht alle Stationen und holt euch anschließend ein tolles Geschenk an der Kassa ab.

Den Folder erhalten Kinder bis 15 Jahre (JG 2008 und Jünger) ist bei Kauf einer Erwachsenen-Liftkarte oder Kinderkarte gratis. Für Pyhrn-Priel Cards (Aktiv- od. Saisoncard) beträgt die Teilnahme für Kinder bis 15 Jahre € 2,00 pro Kind.

Hiking Tours for Kids

With the Family at Wurzeralm

Take a journey into the past or start out for the most beautiful summits of Pyhrn-Priel! Both is possible on a summer vacation at Wurzeralm! Green meadows, karst landscapes and unspoiled nature: Learn more about the four most beautiful hiking routes ...

Hiking tips for families? How about an exciting journey into the past or an adventurous hike through the forest? Ready, steady, go!

lake Stubwieswipfel Wurzeralm

2 Million Years in 2 Hours

The origin of the alps

Together with the loved ones on a journey into the past.

Das Wurzerplateau aus der Vogelperspektive.


Enjoy the perfect view

Fantastic views await you along this easy hiks.

More Hikes

Mountain Bliss at Wurzeralm

 panoramic view from the Stubwieswipfel - Wurzeralm


Explore unique landscapes

Easy hiking tour over meadows and through nice forests.

A spring hiking trail to the Warscheneck is definitely well worth it.


For experienced hikers

Ready for summit bliss? Discover the two routes up to Warscheneck. 

Huts for Families at Wurzeralm

“Mummy, Daddy, I’m hungry!”

Sooner or later even the most enthusiastic little hiker needs a break! And there are many possibilities to do so at Wurzeralm. Enjoy a snack with your loved ones at the on-mountain restaurant at the mountain station, the Linzer Haus on the meadow, the traditional Wiederlechnerhütte or the big Sonnalm … and then off to the next hiking stage …

Lodgings for Hiking Holidays with the Family

Cottage, Holiday Farm or B&B

Wurzeralm hiking resort features a wide variety of family-friendly lodging to suit every taste and budget. Do you rather stay in Spital am Pyhrn or in neighbouring Hinterstoder? Browse through our lodging options, you will definitely find an offer suitable for your family holidays!

Arrive, unwind, relax …. easy on a summer vacation in Pyhrn-Priel holiday region …

Pyhrn-Priel in the Summer

For the whole family

Step by step – too boring for your kids? No problem! Summer at Wurzeralm means great family fun! On two wheels, on the climbing rope or in a two-person car down Wurbauerkogel Alpine Slide: explore amazing Pyhrn-Priel. 


More Summer

Fun, adventure and action everywhere! Pyhrn-Priel Card is a great way to explore and to enjoy hiking tours in Upper Austria.
How do you get the Pyhrn-Priel Card? Easy! Check in at one of our 180 partner companies and you will get this ticket for free! All “non-vacationers” can purchase the ticket and enjoy all the benefits. 

Important things to know for your next family hiking tour

Weather, Web Cams and more!

Check out our webcam and get an impression! If you are still looking for a family-friendly hotel, you will definitely find a suitable offer!
A last glance at the weather report and then off you go! Explore the amazing landscape of   Wurzeralm in summer …