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Bregenzerwald Guest Card

Guests staying 3 nights or more receive the Bregenzerwald Card. This card allows free use of all mountain railways, swimming pools and buses in the Bregenzerwald. The card is valid for the entire stay and can be used several times a day!


The Sportappart Hochtannberg is the ideal starting point for all hikes. From easy family hikes to demanding mountain tours. Here are a few of our tips. But we are also happy to advise you personally!

The most beautiful place in Austria 2017 - the Lake Körbersee can be reached in 45 minutes from Nesslegg.

Tips with descriptions and maps for all mountain tours or hut hikes can be found here:

Karhorn via ferrata

The Karhorn via ferrata is an experience of a special kind and makes "climbing hearts" beat faster. The fixed rope route consists of 2 parts, the east ridge and the west ridge.

A via ferrata set can be hired from the Alpine School Schröcken or the Alpine School Widderstein.

East Ridge

Difficulty level B - C

Ascent with the Steffisalp Express, hike about 45 minutes to the start of the via ferrata at the Wartherhorn Sattel, walking time on the via ferrata to the summit about 2.5 hours
this part is also suitable for families with children from about 10 years

West Ridge

From the summit of the Karhorn approx. 600m in difficulty level C-D

Walking time to the exit about 1,5 hours

Outdoor offer

The Warth-Schröcken region is one of the hotspots of outdoor adventure in Austria.
The local mountain guides and canyoning guides provide the ultimate adventure and nature kick!


Jürgen Strolz - The expert in canyoning for families, children, beginners and advanced. Or how about an exciting action day for a whole group? All offers can be started practically on the doorstep!

Alpine School & Adventure Park Schröcken

Josef Staggl - Local mountain and ski guide. The adventure park Schröcken with 42 rope courses is only 2 km away from the house and is a great experience for the whole family! The Flying Fox Park Safari with 6 zipline lifts starts in Nesslegg and ends in Heimboden, 300 meters lower in altitude

Widderstein Alpine School

Christian Fritz - Together with his brother Mathias and father Gebhard they master all challenges on the mountain. Be it in the climbing garden, on mountain tours and via ferrata or ridge climbing.