© Welterbespirale on the Dachstein Krippenstein (Photo: Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut)
The Welterbespirale on the Dachstein Krippenstein at sunset (Photo: Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut)

The Nature Trail in the region Dachstein Salzkammergut

Wander through natural heritage

The holiday region Dachstein Salzkammergut is a cultural and a natural heritage! The mountain landscape of the Dachstein massif offers countless beautiful hiking routes. The Nature Trail goes from the Gjaidalm via the Wiesberghaus to the Simonyhütte. The nature along the way thrives and plays the most varied colors at different seasons.

Details about the tour

Start: Parking lot 2 in Hallstatt
Destination:Dachstein Krippenstein cable car
Or the other way around

Arrival to the Nature Trail

By car

The arrival by car is the most flexible option. You can get to the parking lot Echerntal located in Hallstatt. From there you start the first section of your hike to the Wiesberghaus or further to the Simonyhütte. It's also possible to go by car to Obertraun to the Dachstein Krippenstein cable car. Once you arrived at the top you can either take the third section of the cable car to the Gjaidalm (depending on the operating hours) or start your hike directly at the top. 

Hiking taxi Hallstatt

With the hiking taxiyou can easily reacht the starting point of your hike in Hallstatt!