Climbing & mountaineering
With its grandiose mountain scenery, the area surrounding Dachstein, the Tennengebirge range and Gamsfeld is an absolute paradise for mountain hikers and climbing enthusiasts. On the nearby Gosaukamm, mountaineers will find a never-ending playground for indulging their passion. The wildly zigzagging mountain peaks create a distinctive backdrop and invite you to mountain adventures. Those with less experience can practice in the surrounding area, in climbing parks offering various levels of difficulty. Via Ferrata is also seeing a boom in this area, and you will find three in fact at Gosausee. There are other Via Ferrata near Russbach, on the Postalm, at Hallstatt and Bad Goisern, all of which can be reached within 30 minutes. In the event of bad weather you can train on indoor climbing walls at Kuchl, Hallein or Bad Ischl. For beginners we recommend you are accompanied by a mountain guide.
Head up the mountain on your bike, and marvel at the beautiful landscape from on high. A dense network of country roads and forest tracks opens up all kinds of possibilities for mountain biking. From the easy-going and pleasure-oriented to demanding and sporty, for beginners right through to professionals, you will find the right tour to suit every type in the Russbach area. The Tennengau and the neighbouring Salzkammergut regions await you with a network of mountain bike routes covering over 2,000km! You will find all kinds of tour suggestions, with excellent maps and very good signposting. Examples of special highlights include the Dachstein circuit, the Osterhorn group and the Hoher Göll. Shorter half-day or full-day tours will likewise enchant you with their wonderful panoramas, unique rest areas and, if you like, sporting challenges.
Mountain bike tours
Canyoning, Rafting & Co.
Experience the element of water by tubing, where you have fun with a stream of currents, rapids and all what goes with it. Or try canyoning, here natural water slides remind you of an adventure playground for adults. The possibilities are as diverse as our beautiful landscape. Outdoor experiences for everyone, big, small, young or young at heart! Spend an exciting day with action, fun and excitement with outdoor-unlimited!