Schober (1328)

Not gonna lie – Schober is my personal favourite. This is where I did my first birthday sunrise hike this year. I am pretty sure this is the best spot for 360 view of the Salzkammergut lakes. Schober is a little tricky – a rather steep hike through the forest evolves into a bit of…

Untersberg (1972)

I have a love-hate relationship with Untersberg. I tested the mountain for first time on a sunny Saturday at the end of May. I opted for the famous Dopplersteig – a chain of rather steep and exposed staircases that made my heart beat a little faster. The total hike took 3.5 hours and was quite…

Nockstein (955)

I like Nockstein a lot. Short yet intense – but only if you pick the steep route #70  starting on Wolfgangseestraße. It is a good after-work or morning hike, as the mountain is located just outside of Salzburg (15 min by car from the city center or 20 min by bus #150). The total ascent…