Quick Overview

Austria is one of Europe’s most walker-friendly countries. Its 40,000km of well-maintained and waymarked trails through breathtaking scenery pass more than a thousand mountain huts and countless attractive villages, hospitable hotels, inns and restaurants. It also boasts an extensive, integrated public transport system that is particularly useful for walkers.

Find out more about walking in Austria at the Bogong blog Walking Austria.

Walking In Austria


By Kev Reynolds

This comprehensive new guide by Alpine expert Kev Reynolds outlines over 100 of the best walks in ten districts that illustrate the rich diversity of the Eastern Alps – with all the information you need to make the most of an active mountain holiday in Austria.

  • 102 routes described, suitable for a wide range of abilities and ambitions
  • classic – and little-known – hut-to-hut tours
  • information on public transport, accommodation, gear required and safety issues
  • full details of 135 mountain huts
  • German–English glossary
  • covers the Ratikon, Silvretta, Otztal, Stubai, Zillertal and Kitzbuheler Alps, and the Kaisergebirge, Dachsteingebirge, Hohe Tauern and Karawanken


1 Rätikon Alps: Routes 1–7
Brand, Schruns, Tschagguns, Gargellen

2 Silvretta Alps: Routes 8–14
St Gallenkirch, Gaschurn, Bielerhöhe, Galtür, Ischgl

3 Ötztal Alps: Routes 15–18
Feichten, Plangeross, Mandarfen, Längenfeld, Sölden, Obergurgl

4 Stubai Alps: Routes 19–28
Sölden, Längenfeld, Kühtai, Gries im Sellrain, Neustift

5 Zillertal Alps: Routes 29–37
Zell am Ziller, Mayrhofen, Finkenberg

6 Kitzbüheler Alps: Routes 38–59
Westendorf, Brixen, Kitzbühel, Söll, Scheffau, Ellmau, 
Saalbach, Hinterglemm, Zell am See

7 Kaisergebirge: Routes 60–72
Kufstein, Söll, Scheffau, Ellmau, Going, St Johann in Tirol

8 Dachsteingebirge: Routes 73–81
Filzmoos, Ramsau, Hallstatt

9 Hohe Tauern: Routes 82–99
Badgastein, Kaprun, Matrei in Osttirol, Kals am Grossglockner

10 Karawanken: Routes 100–102
Ferlach, Bad Eisenkappel 


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