Hochkönig Mountain is a landmark that demands attention. It towers over a picture postcard scenery of lush mountain pastures spotted with charming mountain lodges and restaurants, thus making Mühlbach am Hochkönig a prime destination at any time of the year. In spring, summer and autumn the well-maintained trails and footpaths allow the interested nature enthusiast to explore the local flora and fauna, while winter comes with outstanding skiing for the whole family in the Hochkönig ski area. Authentic, tongue-tickling Tirolean and local specialties are served at homey inns and (mountain) restaurants. Choose Mühlbach am Hochkönig for a both active and relaxing break in the Pongau region in the Province of Salzburg.
Summer activities in the mountains of Salzburg
Mühlbach am Hochkönig offers all the prerequisites for a quiet and relaxing summer vacation. The prospect of spending a hot summer’s day exploring the unspoiled mountain scenery around Hochkönig will instantly get you going. Marvel at the picturesque environment, lush mountain pastures, quaint farmhouses and mountain lodges, and dense forests! Kilometers on end of way-marked and well-maintained walking and hiking trails make for a relaxed outdoor experience. The Königsweg long-distance walking route (73 kilometers) winds its way past a number of impressive mountains. Speed enthusiasts of all ages won’t miss out on one of the most popular attractions in the area: the 1,600-meter summer toboggan. Hochkönig always makes for a memorable summer vacation.
Covered by heaps of snow, the charming mountainscape of Mühlbach am Hochkönig makes a popular destination for a family winter break. Enjoy stunning views of the mountains of Salzburg as you ski the varied slopes of the Hochkönig ski area, which offers a total of 150 kilometers of ski runs groomed to perfection. In nearby Maria Alm you will find 30 kilometers of cross-country skiing tracks meandering through lovely forests. Mühlbach am Hochkönig stands for winter holidays amidst a picture postcard winter wonderland, thus creating memories to last a lifetime.