pause hiking holiday kaprun


Is it really a hike? Or perhaps a walk?

This hiking tour from Saalbach to Kaprun is one stage of the Pinzgau Ridgeway, a legendary trail that runs through the Pinzgau region. This hiking trail presents you with a variety of natural beauty that is at home around the Kaprunerhof. Please note the operating times of the gondola lift to Saalbach – be sure to return on time. Also, take provisions with you for this hike as there are only a few places to buy food and drink on this trail.


  • Distance: 19 km
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Difficulty: medium

Description of this stage of the Pinzgau Ridgeway

Start: Schmittenhöhe (can be reached from Zell am See by lift) – over the Rohrertörl and Klammscharte – Klingertörl – turn right to continue north – trail no. 764 towards Schattberg Ost – gondola lift to Saalbach – take the bus connection back to Zell am See-Kaprun.