Ewige Wand Via Ferrata

The route: 50 metres of altitude/20 - 25 minutes duration. Leaving the car park at the Rathlucka Mountain Lodge you follow the easy, level Goisern Legends Trail to the rock face. Here begins the trail, hollowed out from the rocks, to the western part of the Ewigen Wand, which can easily be reached by following the wooded trail. Access to the via ferrata is reached before the second tunnel along the path cut out from the rocks.

  • Route: Very clearly marked with strong foot holds in the rocks. The climb coninues steeply onwards (grade B/C) and curves from right to left (B) to the top.
  •  Ascent/combination with the Predigstuhl:Descend a little way along a marked path towards the Predigstuhl until you reach the junction with the Ewige Wand trail.
  •  Developer and Owner: Outdoor Leadership
  • Equipment hire, escorted climbing tours and climbing courses:

Safety on the rock face

In recent years rock climbing has developed encouragingly strong and each year inspires more and more people. Its versatility means you get a taste of everything: whether hard tracks in the Boulder room or indoor climbing hall, long routes with alpine ambience or leisurely tours on a sunny cliff - in climbing, regardless of age, everyone finds their individual conditions. Safety guidelines play an important role in enabling you to enjoy this fascination to the full. The best advice for "correct" climbing in the Salzkammergut region can be found here.

Ewige Wand Via Ferrata
in Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt

Colourful light shows

Tranquillity, as you have never experienced it before. Get up early in the morning, before sunrise and stand in front of the hut and be immediately surrounded by the unspoilt nature of the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. Birds sing the first song of the day. Cowbells ringing in the distance, enjoy your morning coffee on the hut bench while tasting the fresh air - that's what people from all over the world find fascinating about a magical overnight stay in a hut in the holiday region of Dachstein Salzkammergut. Relax your eyes and gaze into the distance, forget everyday life, soak up the rays of the sun, feel the wind on your skin and just unwind. So have we filled you with desire? What are your criteria for a hut night?

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Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.