Winter activities

Video: winter sports in Hohentauern

Video: Winter sports holiday impression


Hohentauern The lift of the ski tracks is 200 meters away from the chalet. There are 5 lifts and there is a total length of 12 km of blue, red and black tracks. Lachtal The ski resort of Lachtal is a 35 km drive from Hohentauern and is located along the B 144. This track has 9 lifts and a total track length of 40 km. In the wider region of Hohentauern there are eight ski resort, of which that in Lachtal is the nearest. Below listed are the links to these eight ski resorts.

Website of the eight ski resorts in the region
Ski resort Hohentauern Ski resort Lachtal (35 km)
Ski resort Grebenzen (60 km) Ski resort Frauenalpe (65 km)
Ski resort Gaal (65 km)
Ski resort Präbichl (70 km)
Ski resort Schladming (80 km)

Cross country skiing (ski tours)

From the nearby Edelrautehütte you can make several cross-country ski run-tours guided by a mountain guide. For more information, see the website of mountain guide Gundula Tackner in Hohentauern:


The langlauf-trails (Cross-country ski trails) start practically at the front door. There is 13 km cross-country trail prepared for both the classical style as the skating-style. (


There is a 5 km long toboggan run, which is partially illuminated at night. (

Ice – skating

Ice- skating on natural ice is possible within walking distance.

Snow-shoe hikes

Snow-shoe hikes are starting from the Edelrautehütte. (

Winter hikes

In the immediate vicinity of the chalet there are winter-walking trails.

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking under the expert guidance of a trainer in Hohentauern and surroundings.

Horse carriages

Make a trip on a horse carriage and discover in an unique way the impressive and atmospheric winter landscape!

Husky sled tour

Make a spectacular trip with a Husky sled through the snow! The starting point of this tour is within walking distance of the chalet.

Winter Walking in a mineral mine

In wintertime you can make a beautiful walk through the nearby mineral mine. When the right conditions of moisture and temperature occur there will be huge icicles in the form of stalactites and stalagmites. These take a variety of forms of the most wonderful sculptures.


The children had a great time. Sledging at close range, relaxing in the jacuzzi and watching a movie! Grandma Hoekstra has really enjoyed the fireplace and the horse-drawn sleigh.

Romkes Post Family, van Veen Family and Hoekstra Family


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Chalet Sonnenheim
Almdorf 18
8785 Hohentauern


  • 12 persons; 4 bedrooms (all with access to a balcony)
  • In-house spa area overlooking the mountains, with Finnish sauna, Jacuzzi-bath, shower and bidet
  • Bathroom on ground floor with steam cabin
  • Luxury kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, oven and freezer
  • Flat screen HD TV with Blu-ray 5.1 Home Cinema
  • Free Internet (Wifi Wireless Network)
  • Washer and dryer
  • Ski room and ski boot warmer
  • Large sun terrace (55 m2) fully lockable for little children
  • Jacuzzi Hot Tub on terrace (available throughout the year)
  • Carport for two cars

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