Harmonious summer days in Hohentauern

Mysterious hiking trails, clear mountain lakes and even more idyllic places: Completely away from the hustle and bustle, the mountain village of Hohentauern offers many different free-time activities – starting right at your Edelraute holiday accommodation. By taking a leisurely walk or a long hike, our guests appreciate the peaceful silence in the mountain world. Here they can escape from everyday life and enjoy the nature to the fullest. Just perfect for all nature lovers who want to enjoy and recharge their batteries.

Winter moments in Hohentauern

“Small is the new trend”: that is how Ski Hohentauern presents itself with natural snow slopes right from the Moscher valley station, up to the middle station at 1550 m above the sea level.
30 ha and 11 km of wide, perfectly prepared and conditioned ski slopes, no waiting times, with guarantied cozy skiing pleasure for every level of difficulty.
There is a magic carpet for children, a professionally supervised ski school as well as a ski rental, all together managed from the family Moscher itself. And best of all, everything is located right next to your EDELRAUTE holiday apartment.

Finally arrived at the mountain, you can enjoy a traditional mountain buffet at the ski lift station Wichtelhütte, with a fantastic mountain panorama, at 1800 m above the sea level.
And it is not for no reason, that the ski area in Hohentauern is known for its peace and familiar atmosphere!

Curling (ice stock shooting)

Eisstockschießen Edelraute Steiermark

Less physical condition, but therefore the more accuracy and technique are required to get as close as possible to the wooden cube. The rules are easy to learn, the hosts of the two ice rinks in Hohentauern (at Alpenhotel Lanz and Gasthof Brodjäger) are happy to give you some advice too!
And when the winter day is getting frosty, also a mulled, hot wine can be simply served outside at and can be enjoyed directly at the curling rink.


Schneeschuhwandern Edelraute

The best way to get into the deeply snow-covered places in Hohentauern is probably on snowshoes. Snowshoe hiking is a great winter adventure in free and unspoilt nature and presents an experience for young and old. So…fasten your snowshoes and step out of your daily routine. In our region snowshoe hiking has become one of the most popular leisure winter sports!

Sledging (Rodeln)

Rodeln Edelraute

A good sledging party should always be a welcome change in your skiing holiday. And especially for all the little winter holidaymakers, a sledge ride is always an exciting experience.
Depending on your physical condition and age, this adventure in Hohentauern can be arranged very individually. Uphill you can walk either comfortably by foot or book yourself a “toboggan (rodel) taxi”. Arriving at the Edelrautehütte on the very top, you can indulge yourself with delicious Styrian specialties too!
After the refreshment you can lend yourself a sledge and enjoy a 5,5 km ride down to the valley.

Alpine Freizeitgestaltung

Alpine Freizeitgestaltung Edelraute

Experience unforgettable outdoor adventures together with Matti & Margit, which are offering you perfectly organized summer & winter events, activities and nature experiences
of a special kind. Wanna go for a boat trip on the Styrian Amazonas (the Mur river), experience gold panning in the mountains or mountain lake fishing followed by a barbecue?
Or perhaps you want to build an igloo, according to old traditions (also with an overnight stay in it), husky adventures or ice fishing in the winter? Then you found the perfect address! Further information you can find at: www.alpine-freizeitgestaltung.at

Water park in St. Gallen

Wasserpark St. Gallen Edelraute

The St. Gallen Water and Adventure Park is idyllically situated in a beautiful valley.
Totally away from traffic, children and adults have the opportunity to move around in free nature. In the park you will find various playgrounds, sunbathing lawns, benches and enough space to have fun. In addition, the restaurant with its large sun terrace at the entrance invites you to take a comfortable break in between.
NEW! are goats and ponies, which you can stroke and watch being fed – an experience and yet an ideal destination for families.

7 heavanly places

„A little closer to heaven“ – this is how Hohentauern, with its 1,274 meters above sea level, could be felt and described. For those, who want to get even higher,
the best thing is to hike to one of the “seven heavenly places” and enjoy the natural silence and unique view on the “Wolkenbankerln”.

Cross-Country Skiing

Appartements Edelraute Langlaufen

On the sunny alpine plateau of Hohentauern, health and sports trails are offered in the midst of more than “20 two thousand meter peaks”.
17.5 km of cross-country skiing trails with two diagonal and one parallel skating trail and a permanently snow-covered central trail (approx. 2.5 km) in the area
of the cross-country skiing center promise a very individual cross-country skiing experience that will make every “Nordic heart” beat faster!
5 attractively designed entrances with information, appropriate parking and refreshment facilities complete the perfect offer.

Fairytaile forest in St. Georgen

From Snow White and the Frog King to Hansel and Gretel: in the fairytale forest of Styria, you can adore about 130 fairytale figures, embedded in a beautiful natural landscape. In addition, there are many activities, such as giant slides, gold-diggers or climbing towers. An exciting adventure for children and adults is guaranteed!

Der wilde Berg – Wild Mountain in Mautern

Wild moments, fun and games, fast rides down the mountain – on the Wilder Berg in Mautern you will never be bored! 270 creatures greet visitors
to the Alpine Animal Park, including wolves, bears, owls, donkeys, ibex and, brand new, wildcats and foxes. At the Kids’ Farm, you will find animals that love to be petted and stroked. Regular feedings and a bird-of-prey show provide exciting up-close insights into the animal world.

Star tower – Planetarium Judenburg

Reaching for the stars while your vacation? Why not! The Star Tower Judenburg is the highest planetarium in Austria. Visitors here can experience pure space emotion.
A fantastic star journey through the universe provides you lots of exciting information about astronomy, science and culture.
The starting point is the top of the 500-year-old city tower of Judenburg.

Red Bull Ring in Spielberg

Breathtaking region and beautiful nature all around the center of the Red Bull Ring – over the years Spielberg has become a real adventure park.
Not only for motorsport fans who want to race around the race track in a sports car. There are also lots of other free-time activities with way less “power”,
inviting you to slow down. These include hiking, climbing, cycling or even wellness, culinary and cultural activities.

Aqualux Thermal Spa Fohnsdorf

Indoor and outdoor swimming pools, toboggans and a fantastic sauna world – action and relaxation are very close together at the AQUALUX thermal spa.
But the Aqualux spa is not just for those seeking the best for their health, families are also welcome. The thermal indoor pool has wild water fountains,
wave pools and massage pools – the kid’s area is perfect for children and provides both young and old with enough space for an exciting day at the thermal spa.

… and a lot more


Apartement Edelraute
Family Slodnjak
Feriensiedlung 189 | A-8785 Hohentauern
+43 676 96 44 628
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