Leopoldsteiner See a hidden and pristine gem, poses a stunning sight embedded in the impressive foothills of Hochschwab massif.
Emerald waters reflecting the rugged rock walls of Seemauer, one of the most impressive via ferratas of the region, untouched shores with a white pebbble stone beach, dark forrests, natural beauty and a mystical saga cast their spell over every visitor.
Emerald waters, pure mountain air, blue skies, rugged rock walls, crisp water temperatures, long walks on the shore, elaxing boat tours on the lake, rock climbing high above the crysatl clear water. The lake is a hidden and pristine gem, posing a stunning sight embedded in the impressive foothills of Hochschwab massif. Fresh water from the surrounding mountains feeds the lake and the natural beauty Leopoldsteiner See impresses visitors from all over the world.
Legend hast it that hundreds of years ago an aquarius was caught by locals at the drainage of the lake. In order to be set free again, the aquarius promised the locals iron deposits forever.
For those who prefer fish rather an aquarius, the "Leopoldsteinersee Stüberl" offers delicious trout directly from the waters of Leopoldsteinersee.
Hint: When hiking along the long-distance hiking trail "Vom Gletscher zum Wein" the Leopoldsteiner See might be the perfect excuse to take a break and a dive in the crisp waters.