The Ödensee, with a surface area of 20 hectares, is one of the smaller lakes in the Salzkammergut. It is however, a popular spot for swimming in summer.
The Ödensee is a natural lake in the Salzkammergut. It’s located at 776 meters in the municipality of Pichl-Kainisch, Styria, and has a maximum depth of about 19 meters. It is a so-called forest moorland lake. A children's playground and a swimming beach invite you to an unforgettable experience. The Kohlröserlhütte, adjacent to the lake, is the place to feed your hunger. At Ödensee and other local attractions (Fischzucht Kainisch, Altarm Riedlbach, Ödensee Hochmoor, Torfstich Kainischmoos) you can see karst springs, geology, flowers and transitional bogs. By looking at the forest and water visitors can learn about all the beauty and the treasures of the nature around the Ödensee.