Whether you are walking or hiking - Ramsau offers a variety of possibilities


The village of Ramsau lies in the Berchtesgaden national park, surrounded by the famous mountains: Watzmann, Reiteralm and Hochkalter - an Eldorado for hikers and mountaineers.

The possibilities are almost endless - from easy day-hikes to mountain hiking.

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Hike up to the plateau of the Lattengebirge on pleasantly sloped old cat tracks. The Moosenalm (alpine pasture) invites you to take a break before passing through authentic spruce forests to the scenic Lattenbergalm (alpine pasture). A short climb ...

Length: 10,9 Km

Ascent: 667m

Duration: 4-6 hours


The Bindalm (alpine pasture) lies just in front of the historic Salzsäumer track Hirschbichl on the German-Austrian border and thus at the end of the scenic Klausbach valley, which is also known as the "Valley of the Eagle". In the heart of the B ...

Length: 13 Km

Ascent: 324m

Duration: 4-5 hours


On the southern side of the Reiteralm just above lake Hintersee is the Halsalm, it is a traditionally managed alpine pasture, which means that the welfare of the animals is in the priority. In addition, the dairymaid offers small dishes such as ho ...

Length: 6,3 Km

Ascent: 443m

Duration: 3 hours


The Kallbrunnalm lies harmoniously in an overwhelming landscape at the border between Ramsau and the Austrian Pinzgau and is one of the most beautiful and largest alpine pastures in our area.Because of the majestic view, the slightly w ...

Length: 31,8 Km

Ascent: 910m

Duration: 9 hours


Magnificent views of the Watzmann massif and the Watzmannkar (cirque) compensate us for the steep path to the Kührointalm (alpine pasture). Two managed huts and a pasture invite us to stop.In no case should you miss the imposing view to the ...

Length: 15,5 Km

Ascent: 900m

Duration: 5-6 hours


Located on a height between 1.300 and 1.500 meters lies the cultivated area of Litzlalm and Litzlwiese with a size of around 2 km². This area is shared by 8 dairy farmers (4 from St. Martin by Lofer, 3 from Weißbach at Lofer and 1 from Bischofsw ...

Length: 18,3 Km

Ascent: 525m

Duration: 5-6 hours

Painters' Circular Trail

At the beginning of the 19th century a vital artists' colony was created at lake Hintersee. Renowned artists, especially Carl Rottmann, discovered these scenic beauties. The reputation quickly spread and artists came from all directions: Fe ...

Length: 10 Km

Ascent: 250m

Duration: 2,5-3 hours


The Mordaualm (alpine pasture) is located at 1200 meters height at the foot of the Lattengebirge (mountain). Two farmers, one each from the mountaineering village Ramsau and Bischofswiesen manage the two Kaser (alpine dairies) on the Mordau. ...

Length: 5,2 Km

Ascent: 300m

Duration: 2 hours

Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria Trail

Almost flat path, walkable all year around that leads along the shore of lake Hintersee. There are several restaurants on the north shore of the lake. ...

Length: 2,5 Km

Ascent: 19m

Duration: 1 hours


Built almost 200 years ago as a "pipeline" for saltwater from the Berchtesgaden salt mines, today the Soleleitungsweg is probably the most magnificent high-altitude hiking trail in the entire region.Around 400m above the valley, the path lea ...

Length: 7,3 Km

Ascent: 57 m

Duration: 2-3 hours

Wimbach Valley

The Wimbachtal offers us an incomparable nature experience. While the parallel valley was filled to become the lake Königssee, an impressive stream of rubble arose here. The dolomite rocks of the Watzmann and Hochkalter massif weathered to become ...

Length: 16,6 Km

Ascent: 649m

Duration: 5-6 hours

Magical forest at lake Hintersee (Zauberwald)

Follow the walkway along the Ramsauer Ache upriver past the glacier springs to the Marxenklamm, where the water has cut a deep gorge into the rock over many millennia, to the entrance of the magic forest, which probably bears this name right. ...

Length: 6,4 Km

Ascent: 149m

Duration: 1,5-2 hours

Around the Schmuckenstein

We hike comfortably on beautiful forest trails over the hills between Hochschwarzeck and the Lattengebirge.Unimaginable views will open up to the impressive Berchtesgaden mountains again and again. Despite the landscape beauties and the all ...

Length: 8,6 Km

Ascent: 300 m

Duration: 2,5 hours

Hirscheck & Toter Mann

On foot or by chairlift to the Hirscheck and Toter Mann (translated: dead man), where you get a 360 ° panoramic view of all the mountains in the region.Before you can enjoy the wonderful panoramic view of Berchtesgaden's scenery you have to ...

Length: 6,4 Km

Ascent: 327m

Duration: 2-3 hours

Toter Mann via Soleleitungsweg

By foot we proceed over the famous saltwater pipeline, also called "balcony of God", to Toter Mann (translated dead man). A summit cross, cozy benches, a lush green green field and a 360° panoramic view of the mountains in the region invite you t ...

Length: 10,8 Km

Ascent: 467m

Duration: 3-4 hours

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