Summer vacation in Viehhofen

Activities in Saalbach Hinterglemm - Viehhofen - Zell am See

It is said that the mountains are at their most beautiful in summer. Summer and autumn are a time for exercise in the beautiful nature of Salzburg’s beautiful Pinzgau.

Hiking holidaymakers will find many hikes here, from simple family hikes to hikes in the high mountains. If you want to climb, you will find many via ferratas and climbing routes of all levels of difficulty here. You can also start hiking tours from the property.

Bike holidaymakers are in paradise here – they can start in the “Bikepark Leogang” in neighboring Saalbach. 90 kilometers of lines and trails await bikers here – from beginners to professionals. And for the little ones (and even big beginners) there is the “Riders Playground” with 10 lines in different levels of difficulty. Of course, the corresponding gondola lifts are open for the ascent.

Beach vacationers get their money’s worth in the various swimming pools, beaches, lakes or, in bad weather, in the indoor pool or the Therme TauernSpa.
Or take advantage of the many water sports on offer at Lake Zell, such as sailing, surfing, diving, kite surfing, water skiing, fishing, pedal boating and much more.

In the warm months you can also do archery, horse riding, running, canyoning, rafting, paragliding, dancing, summer tobogganing, golf, tennis or mini golf, quad biking or test your skills in the high ropes course in Viehhofen and the region.

Simply come to us at the Hofer holiday apartments. Here is the perfect starting point for all your activities.

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  • Lake Zell: Lake Zell offers you countless opportunities to use your vacation days for relaxation or for a variety of sporting activities. 3 beaches and a free beach spot are available to you here.
  • Ritzensee: a warm moor lake in neighboring Saalfelden. There is also a beach here.
  • Saalbach-Hinterglemm outdoor pool: a swimming pool with a playground and more – ideal for the family.
  • Zell am See indoor swimming pool: if the weather isn’t so perfect, this indoor swimming pool in the Zell am See leisure center is ideal for relaxing.
  • Therme TauernSpa Kaprun: only about 20 km away, this spa offers everything you would expect from a thermal spa.
  • Cycle path in the Glemmtal: you can get on this very close to your accommodation. Leads from the head of the valley to the valley entrance.
  • Tauern cycle path: probably the most famous cycle path in the country. You can join this more than 280 km long cycle path in Zell am See. From there you can drive towards Salzburg or Krimml Waterfalls.
  • EPIC Bikepark Leogang: the Bikepark Leogang is one of the largest bike parks in Austria. Here you will find trails, lines, training areas and gondolas to the starts.
  • Mountain biking: There are many forest roads in the region. Please pay attention to some driving bans, otherwise it will be expensive.

In the “Glemmy Offroad Park” you can drive off-road on quads, enduros or e-crawlers on a corresponding course. For beginners and children, there are suitable tracks with trained guides to ensure safety.

Various archery courses invite you to try archery.

  • 3D archery course Glemmerhof: 28 targets await you on this course, one of which is movable. The course leads off-road – so please wear good shoes.
  • 3D archery course Sonnhof in Saalbach-Hinterglemm: here you can also go hunting – 28 targets are waiting for your accuracy. Please wear good shoes.
  • Bowfire 3D archery course, Saalfelden: Archery course near the Schörhof inn. Here you will find 28 targets on a fantastic course.

Hiking is possible almost everywhere in the Glemmtal and the surrounding region. Here you will find hikes of all levels of difficulty, from easy family hikes in the valley to challenging high mountain hikes. The “Schmitten” hiking area, with its gondola lifts and many hiking and high-altitude trails, offers a perfect hiking destination for every mountaineer.

Here are a few more excursion destinations in the region and a little further away:

  • Saalfelden summer toboggan run
  • Shipping on Lake Zell
  • Saalbach Ski Museum
  • Saalbach-Hinterglemm valley head (hiking)
  • Vogtturm Museum Zell am See
  • Casino Zell am See
  • Ritzen Castle Museum, Saalfelden
  • Kaprun Castle
  • Kitzsteinhorn glacier world
  • Maiskogel summer toboggan run, Kaprun
  • 3 natural forces in the Saalachtal (Lambrechtshöhle, Vorderkaserklamm, Seisenbergklamm
  • Liechtenstein Gorge, Taxenbach
  • Mittersill Nature Park Center
  • Grossglockner High Alpine Road
  • Hohenwerfen Castle with bird of prey show
  • City of Salzburg with countless sights
  • Bavarian cities Berchtesgaden and Bad Reichenhall
  • Königssee in Berchtesgaden
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