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Kalkalpen National Park Ranger tours

Windischgarsten, Oberösterreich , Österreich

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The Kalkalpen National Park is the largest Buchenwald protected area in the Alps and, since 2017, the first UNESCO World Heritage Site in Austria.

Accompanied by National Park Rangers, you'll discover the diversity of mountain forests and alpine pastures and experience wildlife in their original habitat. Nature lovers will be amazed by the return of the forest wilderness, enjoy wild orchids or enjoy leisurely alpine hikes. Adventurous people dive into the mysterious underworld of the Limestone Alps.

Pyhrn-Priel hikes:
Panorma Tower Wurbauerkogel, Tel.: +43 (0)7562/20046, panoramaturm@kalkalpen.at

Steyrtal hikes and registration to cave tours:
National Park Centre Molln, Tel.: +43 (0)7584/3651, nationalpark@kalkalpen.at

Ennstal hikes:
National Park Visitor Centre Ennstal,
Tel.: +43 (0)7254/8414-0,

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Registration at the respective National Park Visitor Centers or online at www.kalkalpen.at absolutely necessary (except short tours at the Hengstpass in July / August)!
Meeting point will be announced upon registration or in the booking confirmation.

Accessibility / arrival

Each meeting will be advised upon registration!

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Discounts (Memberships)
  • Pyhrn-Priel-Card
    free participation in national park hikes as often as you like
  • Phyrn-Priel seasonal pass
    free participation in national park hikes as often as you like
  • Holiday coupon Pyhrn-Priel
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn

Please get in touch for more information.


Kalkalpen National Park Ranger tours
Bahnhofstraße 2
4580 Windischgarsten

+43 7562 5266 - 17

Contact person

Nationalpark OÖ Kalkalpen
Wurbauerkogel 29
4581 Rosenau am Hengstpaß

+43 7562 20046
+43 7562 20516

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