Nordic Walking in Saalbach
The most beautiful tour-region in Salzburgerland
A summer work-out designed for professional cross-country skiers, Nordic Walking becomes more and more popular with a majority of our guests. Saalbach Hinterglemm offers twelve perfectly sign-posted paths and ideal conditions for your Nordic Walking holiday.
Nordic Walking is a true mood booster and all-round remedy for minor ailments. The advantages are obvious: one can easily learn it, twice as effective as walking without poles, it eases muscle tensions in the shoulder as well as neck area and reduces tension in the locomotor system. It also strengthens the cardiovascular system, trains the coordinative skills and is considered to be a perfect anti-stress work-out.
For beginners and advanced walkers
The tour for beginners starts at the Schattberg X-Press lower terminus thereafter it leads to the end of Glemmtal and back. the picturesque Sun-Side Promenade (“Sonnseitpromenade”) in Saalbach awaits the more experienced Nordic Walker. This wonderful trail guides you over about ten kilometres along various gravel paths, lovely smelling flowery meadows and short asphalt passages. The tour begins in Saalbach civic centre then leads over Edenbauer to Schönleitenbahn as well as Jausern and finally it takes you back to Saalbach along the Saalach-Promenade.
Ambitious sport tours
The Kohlmais Round offers a sport challenge for particularly ambitious Nordic Walking enthusiasts. The trail is ten kilometres long and starts at the Kohlmaisgipfelbahn middle station. It then leads you along forest roads as well as through magical forests.