Highlights of the Nockberge-Trail hiking route

Wanderung durch die Nockberge im Sommer mit Blick auf die Hohen Tauern

Stage 1: Katschberg – Neue Bonnerhütte

Goodbye bustle: Over the ridge between Aineck and Theuerlnock down to the romantic Neue Bonner-Hütte.


  • Panoramic view from Aineck Mountain
  • View from Theuerlnock
  • Lush meadows of Laußnitzalm
  • Neuen Bonner Hütte’s Sun Terrace

Stage 2: Neue Bonner Hütte – Innerkrems

Mountains and lakes: Over four “chunks” and along small mountain lakes in Scandinavian-looking landscape to Innerkrems.


  • Laußnitzer hut and the idyllic Laußnitz lake
  • Climb to Roter Riegel and Schwarzwand
  • Anderle lakes on Blutigen Mountain
  • Blutige Alm Hut and the Alpine trail
Etappe 2 der Nockberge-Trail Wanderroute
Etappe 3 der Nockberge-Trail Wanderroute in Innerkrems

Stage 3: Innerkrems – Turrach

Unlimited views: From Innerkrems through the Donnerschlucht gorge to the Königstuhl mountain and in a promising high-altitude hike to the Turracherhöhe.


  • Donner Gorge and the Mehrl Hut
  • Rosanin Village and Rosanin Lake in Schönfeld
  • Dreiländereck Mountain summit tour
  • Idyllic Winkler Mountain

Stage 4: Turrach – Falkertsee

In the heart of the Nockberge Mountains: From the lake Turrachsee to the lake Falkertsee via Rinsennock mountain, Prießhütte and Kleine Scharte.


  • Panoramic view from Rinsennock Mountain
  • Prieß Hut on the Nockalm Road
  • Climb to Steinhöhe und Steinnock
  • Falkert lake
Sonnenuntergang am Nockberge-Trail Wanderroute
Etappe 5 Nockberge-Trail im Sommer

Stage 5: Falkertsee – Bad Kleinkirchheim

Another highlight! From the Falkertsee up to the probably most famous summit of the trail – the Falkert – and over the long back of the Totelitzen down to Bad Kleinkirchheim.


  • Sonntags Valley
  • Trip to Falkert Mountain
  • Totelitzen ridge
  • Spas in Bad Kleinkirchheim