SUmmer

Biking

The Mölltal offers you the Glocknerradweg R8, a beautiful cycle path through the valley, and many interesting and challenging mountain bike trails. Thus, there are suitable cycling routes here for both occasional cyclists and top athletes.

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Glockner Cycle Path R8

The Glockner Cycle Path R8 starts in Heiligenblut and leads through the Möll Valley to Möllbrücke. Along the over 80 km long route you will find several interesting natural attractions such as the Gartlwasserfall in Großkirchheim or the Raggaschlucht in Flattach as well as sights such as the Crystal Exhibition in the Toll Tower in Winklern or the Adventure Museum Zeitfabrik in Lainach.

Mountain biking

In the Möll Valley you have access to a variety of mountain bike trails with varying levels of difficulty.

You can also start several mountain bike tours directly from the Gletscher Apartments (see below).

Hochwurten - Goldgräberhütte

  • Starting Point: Directly at the Gletscher Apartments (1,060 m)
  • Intermediate Destination 1: Mölltaler Gletscher Valley Station
  • Destination: Mölltaler Gletscher Middle Station / Goldgräberhütte (2,230 m)

14 km

Distance

1.250 hm

Ascent

04:00 hrs

Duration

Oscheniksee

  • Starting Point: Directly at the Gletscher Apartments (1,060 m)
  • Destination: Oscheniksee (2,390 m)
  • Difficult Tour: average gradient of 13 %, 46 switchbacks

14 km

Distance

1.400 hm

Ascent

04:15 h

Duration

Hochwurten - Eisseehaus

  • Starting Point: Directly at the Gletscher Apartments (1,060 m)
  • Intermediate Destination 1: Mölltaler Gletscher Valley Station
  • Intermediate Destination 2: Mölltaler Gletscher Middle Station / Goldgräberhütte (2,230 m)
  • Intermediate Destination 3: Weißseehaus
  • Destination: Eisseehaus / Mölltaler Gletscher (2,790 m)
  • Challenging tour in high alpine glacier terrain

20 km

Distance

1.920 hm

Ascent

06:15 h

Duration

Overview of summer activities

Summer

Hiking

Hike in the largest protected area in the Alps and admire the magnificent mountain scenery. You can start hiking right from your doorstep or choose from a variety of beautiful hikes near the accommodation. We'll share some insider tips with you here.

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Summer

Biking

The Mölltal offers you the Glocknerradweg R8, a beautiful cycle path through the valley, and many interesting and challenging mountain bike trails. Thus, there are suitable cycling routes here for both occasional cyclists and top athletes.

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Summer

Water sports

Water sports in the wild waters of the Mölltal. Whether rafting, canyoning or wakeboarding - the Möll River offers you the ideal water for action-packed water sports activities in close proximity.

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Summer

Swimming

Swimming in summer. Carinthia is very popular with beach holidaymakers due to its over 100 bathing lakes. If you want to cool off you can reach some outdoor pools and very popular bathing lakes from the Gletscher Apartments in a short time.

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Summer

Alpine climbing

Climbing majestic peaks. In the Mölltal, you'll find many alpine mountain peaks over 3,000 meters above sea level, including Austria's highest peak, the Großglockner (3798 m).

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Summer

Horse riding

Near the Gletscher Apartments are several stables that offer you beautiful horseback rides.

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