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There are plenty of places to see and visit around Scharnstein. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Scharnstein is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions around Scharnstein

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    Großer Priel

    Hiking Highlight

    The highest in the "genius of the Pruell genent" is always worth a tour. Whether moderate climbs from the Welser hut or the Prielschutzhaus or crisp via ferrata (Bert-Rinesch-Klettersteig C …

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    Kasberg

    Hiking Highlight

    Good to climb summit, which is also known as "viewing platform in front of the Dead Mountains" due to its location on the edge of the Upper Austrian Prealps. From …

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    Laudachsee

    Hiking Highlight

    Pure mountain idyll - glittering water, green meadows and beyond the rugged towering summit of Katzenstein. The cozy Gasthof Ramsauer Alm is located on a small hill above the lake. …

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    Prielschutzhaus

    Hiking Highlight

    Wonderful panorama, good food and well-kept rooms, which can only be booked by email in advance. In the morning at breakfast we were surprised that there was a buffet for …

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    Schiederweiher

    Hiking Highlight

    The Schiederweiher is an artificial lake created by the damming of the Krumme Steyr in the Polsterlucke in Hinterstoder and is known as the pearl of the Stodertal! Its idyllic …

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    Pühringerhütte

    Mountaineering Highlight

    The picturesque Pühringerhütte belongs to the Austrian Alpine Club and caters for hikers and mountaineers in the Dead Mountains between June and October. There are 30 beds and 48 mattresses …

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    Almsee

    Hiking Highlight

    Almost two and a half kilometers wide, 700 meters long and hardly to be surpassed in idyll. The panorama alone takes your breath away. The Almsee - about eleven kilometers from Grünau im Almtal - is always worth a visit.

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    Grünberg

    Hiking Highlight

    With Baumwipfelpfad, cable car and summer toboggan run quite touristy but also many possibilities. In winter without cable car much quieter and recommended for a nice long sled run.

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    Miesweg

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Before the first tunnel, Miesweg branches off to the right. This was built in 1878 - long before the tunnels, in order to be able to access the Lainau valley …

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    It is here fantastically beautiful for the whole family, the view, the stay at the upholstered room. The best way to do the circular walk on the Schiederweiher!

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    Siebenbrünnlein

    Hiking Highlight

    The Siebenbrünnlein are located along the way to Lake Laudachsee. There are some legends about this area, like here too. In fact, the witch Kranawitha is said to have transformed …

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    Landschloss Ort

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The Ort Castle (also written in Orth until the early 20th century) is a complex of two castles on Lake Traunsee and is located in a district of the city of Gmunden.

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    Offensee

    Hiking Highlight

    The wild and romantic Offensee is in many ways the perfect place for a hiking break. There is a snack station directly on its bank that caters to hungry hikers …

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    Gasthaus Polsterluckn

    Hiking Highlight

    The "Polsterstüberl" is a very popular retreat inn with the hikers marching in the beautiful upholstery, past the picturesque Schiederweiher. An easy tour without gradients near Hinterstoder, Pyhrn-Priel, Upper Austria.

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    Baumwipfelpfad Grünberg

    Hiking Highlight

    At the end of July 2018 the “Treetop Path Salzkammergut” was opened on the Grünberg. With a total length of 1,400 meters and a height of up to 21 meters, …

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    Burg Altpernstein

    Hiking Highlight

    The Castle Altpernstein is a medieval castle in Micheldorf in Upper Austria in the district Kirchdorf an der Krems in Traunviertel. It lies as a spur castle with a neck …

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    Erlakogel Gipfelglück

    Hiking Highlight

    Finally, climb left over somewhat exposed, but easily passable ledges to the idiosyncratic summit cross. The distinctive profile of the Erlakogel dominates the southern area of the Traunsee. Under the …

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    Always a nice place to rest and linger. Today there is a table with two bankers under the old portal. The lion is still looking menacingly at Gmunden and guards …

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    Almtalerhaus

    Hiking Highlight

    The Almtalerhaus is located at the foot of the Dead Mountains and can even be reached by car. It is therefore perfect as a base for day hikes in the …

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    Ruine Scharnstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Easy circular walk to the castle ruins Scharnstein. From the pasture, hike slightly uphill to Tießenbachtal. Here is also the starting point for hikes to the Hochsalm or Windhagkogel. After …

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