In ERZBERG LEOBEN, nature invites you to go on exciting tours of exploration. The sight of impressive mountain giants such as Erzberg and Eisenerzer Reichenstein is a feast for the eyes. During your hike, the scent of fresh alpine meadows will appeal to your sense of smell. And the sounds of birdsong, burbling mountain streams and the whistling of marmots will delight your ears.
With every step, you’ll feel nature beneath your feet – sometimes the ground is rocky, sometimes covered with roots. During a well-deserved break at one of the numerous huts, your palate will experience its own special moments of pleasure. And when eating the lovingly prepared Styrian delicacies, you’ll quickly realise: Hiking in the ERZBERG LEOBEN region is a delightful experience for all senses.
To each their own … hiking route! For some, it’s challenging summit tours that boast unforgettable vistas – for others, it’s scenic trails from hut to hut. In the ERZBERG LEOBEN region, you can choose from a variety of routes to suit your taste.
Saftige Almwiesen, atemberaubende Ausblicke, unberührte Natur und köstliche, hausgemachte Schmankerl – das ist das Rezept für einen aufregenden Tag mit der Familie bei einer Wanderung auf die Donnersalpe in der Eisenerzer Ramsau. Als krönenden Abschluss kehrt man in der gemütlichen Gemeindealm ein und genießt Köstlichkeiten aus heimischen Zutaten.
Freshly baked bread, aromatic bacon and cheese, fiery schnaps, steamy dumplings and sweet Kaiserschmarren: These are just a few of the many alpine specialities with which the local hut keepers welcome their guests. What’s more, every meal is served with a heaping scoop of Styrian hospitality.
The Kulinarium Steiermark establishments attach great importance to regionality, seasonality and tradition. But that’s not all: The gourmet experts also regularly demonstrate their willingness to innovate with newly interpreted dishes. Today, you can also find dishes at the alpine huts that cater to alternative diets. By the way, you can recognise the Kulinarium Steiermark establishments by their "green heart" – a label which the alpine pastures and huts were awarded with.
Good to know: For those who are perhaps not quite as light on their feet, there are numerous alpine huts in the ERZBERG LEOBEN region that can be visited by car.