Best of Wandern: Hiking holiday - equipment included
Come by and try it out!
"Best of Wandern" is an association of 11 hiking regions in Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland, which offer hiking pleasure far away from mass tourism and hectic pace. For more than 13 years, the experience cooperation has been inspiring hikers throughout Europe. The special thing: In the test centres of the partner regions you can rent equipment from leading outdoor manufacturers for free and try it out on your tours.
You want to go hiking, but don't have the right shoes? Your rain jacket is leaking and you want to test some new models before buying them? Have you always wanted to know how it works with trekking poles? And which backpack fits you best?
The "Best of Wandern" test center in Gosau at Dachstein
In the "Best of Wandern" test center Dachstein Salzkammergut in the tourist office in Gosau at Dachstein you can easily try out and borrow free of charge all kinds of hiking equipment. Pick it up in the morning, drop it off again in the evening - and in between take a nice day trip in the Dachstein Salzkammergut.
And if you are interested in one or the other rented item, you will find it at the regional sports retailers. Because in the test centre itself there is no sale of the equipment.
Available for selection:
- Hiking boots from SCARPA
- Backpacks, child carriers and outdoor jackets from VAUDE
- Outdoor binoculars from ZEISS
- Trekking poles from BLACK DIAMOND
- The stylish walking stick "chamois" of LEBENSHILFE DETMOLD
- EUROSCHIRM trekking parachutes
- TAHUNA/TEASI GPS devices
- Snowshoes from TUBBS
- Snowline studs
- Outdoor skirt Warmini
It is recommended to make a reservation in advance by telephone to make sure, that, for example, the desired shoe size is not already taken on the day of the hike.
Contact & ServiceTourist information Gosau
4824 Gosau at Dachstein
+43 5 95095-20
+43 5 95095-74