The area


Schneizlreuth is a great centre for nature and sports lovers. From here you have easy access to popular ski slopes and great hiking trails.

The closest ski resort to Wurznwirt is Lofer. The village is the departure point for the skilift to the Schönblick plateau. From here you can reach the 1623 m Schönbichl and the 1670 m Grubhörndl peaks. The most exciting experience is the 9 km long Loferer Alm downhill run, a medium slope red run with 1000 m level difference. Professional skiers should try the 1.5 km-long Hochwena-Alpin piste.

Directly next to the Wurznwirt you can reach the 1569 m high mountain Ristfeuchthorn. From here you can take the hiking trail is just over 1050 metres. The summit crossing takes about 2.5 hours, the descent also 2 hours. Also from the hotel, you can go on canyon hikes of varying difficulty and admire the the Weißbachschlucht and the Aschauerklamm are ideal destinations. The Wurznwirt is located close to the Berchtesgaden National Park, 25 km from the Königsee, the Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle's Nest) with its unrivalled views and the Berchtesgaden Salt Mine. The hotel is 25 km from Salzburg, making it easy to reach Klessheim Castle, Mirabell Park and the Red Bull Arena by car.