Sledding in Saalbach-Hinterglemm
Several toboggan runs near by
What is definitely part and parcel of a successful winter holiday in Saalbach? You got it! A fun sledding session! Tobogganing is one of the most popular winter sports in Austria for all ages, and not without reason! Enjoying the peacefulness of the ascent, with only the crunching of the snow beneath your own shoes, enjoying the superb views, being pampered in an inn with some local specialities, and enjoying pure fun out on the toboggan run – that is what tobogganing in Saalbach Hinterglemm is all about!
Spielberghaus toboggan run:
Length - 3 km; ca. 45 min walk; shuttle available
Experience the magic of an Alpine inn and tobogganing fun on the Spielberghaus natural toboggan run! You can head up on foot or on your sled! The Yeti Shuttle takes you through the dreamy winter landscape, away from all the hustle and bustle in the valley, up at 1311 metres above sea level. Enjoy a hot mulled wine or a "Jagatee" by the open fire in a cabana. Indulge in some Pinzgau specialities before heading into the valley in a horse-drawn sled. Sleds are available to hire here.
Toboggan run on the Reiterkogel:
Length – 3.2 km; cable car use is inclusive when you have a valid ski pass.
This wonderful, brightly floodlit winter toboggan run on the Reiterkogel in Saalbach Hinterglemm has two fantastic refreshment stop options available. Right at the mountain station on the Reiterkogel at around the half-way point of the toboggan run you can enjoy the gastronomic highlights in the Wieseralm, or regional cuisine in the Pfefferalm. Sled hire is available at the Reiterkogel valley station. For safety reasons you are not permitted to use your own sleds here. This run can only be used with designated hire sleds.
Maisalm toboggan run:
Length - 2 km; ca. 25 min. walk
Experience a speedy descent while tobogganing on the Maisalm toboggan run, which is open from the early evening for toboggan fans. 'Hüttengaudi', good food and a fun descent – a successful evening in the mountains. Sleds are available to hire here.
Bramberg am Wildkogel toboggan run
The longest floodlit toboggan run in the world
Would you like to sit on your sled for 30-50 minutes at a time? Not a problem! In a mere 50 minutes you will get to the longest floodlit toboggan run in the world! On the legendary 14 km floodlit toboggan run in Bramberg am Wildkogel you get to experience the breath-taking natural surroundings! Sledders tackle some 1300 metres of elevation difference during their ride. Sled hire is available too.