Sport

Golf

… on the wonderful, challenging 18-hole course at the Golfclub Gastein. The picturesque landscape is located among old trees, small streams, in front of the breathtaking scenery of the majestic Gastein mountains. The golf school offers you the opportunity to make the first turns or refine your technique. Gastein is also an ideal starting point for golfing tours during your golf vacation – you can reach 8 golf courses within 100 km.

Cycling & Biking

… whether cozy, ambitious and of course diverse – in the Gastein Valley, cyclists are well catered for. Discover the family-friendly, cozy Gastein Valley Cycling Track: A scenic round trip for young and old on charming trails. Length: 30 and 60 kilometers respectively. Altitude difference: 370 meters. Start is in Böckstein (1,100 meters), the route leads through the Gastein Valley to Klammstein (730 meters). For all touring cyclists there is a connection to the Tauern cycling track in the Salzach Valley. Do you want to climb peaks? Mountain bikers and Uphill fans will love the perfect training possibilities and will be rewarded with a pleasant refreshment on one of the numerous alpine pastures with delicious culinary delights and with the superb view.

Horse Riding

From the beginner to the ambitious tournament rider in the classes dressage and jumping – all will receive individual care, support and encouragement.

Tennis

The sporting opportunities in the Gastein Valley have much to offer to tennis lovers: 36 tennis courts (30 outdoor and 6 indoor courts, 1 of them is a squash court) provide for unlimited tennis pleasure.

Climbing

Learn how to control your body, its movements and coordinating, and test your own boundaries: whether it is a via ferrata or a sport climbing route – the Gastein Valley in Salzburg offers climbing fun for all ages.   www.gastein.com   Tree Rope Park & High Ropes Elements Course   mail@team-works.eu, 0043 664 88468298

Fishing

As an insider tip for angling enthusiasts, the fishing grounds of Gasteins are a fishing paradise in one of the purest bodies of water of Austria. River trout and char can be caught here among others. Rainbow trout weighing up to 4 kg have already been fished from Gasteiner Ache on numerous occasions in the past. Day passes and information on the fish waters can be obtained from Mr. Ellmauer, Tel. +43/06434/2833 or Fam. Angerer, Rieserbauer, tel. +43/6433/7282, www.paarseen.com.   www.gastein.com   Fishing and barbecuing in the Fuxfarm (Bad Gastein / Böckstein)   mail@team-works.eu, 0043 664 88468298

Archery

The JAGDBOGEN-PARCOURS, which is the only one of kind in the Gastein Valley, starts directly after the arrival at the Waldgasthof Angertal in Bad Hofgastein and takes you on a hunt for life-like replicas of animals across open terrain and an idyllic forest trail. You are supposed to “kill” the animals with bow and arrow. For each successful hit you are rewarded with points. The perfect equipment for every hunter, big or small, is available in our own bow rental. You will need about 1,5 hours for the Parcour. The hunting season begins on Whitsun (Pentecost) and ends in the middle of October. In order to let “animals” recover we are closed on every Tuesday (resting day). There is also an opportunity to take part in a hunting bow parcour next to the valley station of the Bellevue Alm lift in Bad Gastein.

Yoga and Meditation

On a unique hike to the Bad Gastein waterfall, you can connect with the thermal water under the guidance of a trained expert on life energies. A mediation that will fill you of energy, strength and power. Hatha Yoga is about basic things like movement, breath, mindfulness, tension, and relaxation, trying to achieve a balance between body and mind. How and why does stress kick in? How can I better understand myself and others? How can you experience your own body positively? How can the self-healing powers of the body be strengthened?

Paragliding

As a passenger, you do not need any previous knowledge. Whether young or old (5 to 91 years), light or heavy (20 to 120kg) – everyone can fly. In summer, the normal hiking clothing is sufficient. In winter, everything begins on skis mainly. Clothing can also be borrowed. After a short theoretical briefing and the interpretation of the paraglider, you will descend a few steps with your tandem instructor, down the slightly inclined starting slope and you are already floating in the air!

Rafting

Have you ever experienced rafting? Feel the primal force of the wet element with the paddle in your hand. Again and again you will be immersed in the midst of the floods. The water has a maximum of 12 ° Celsius. But with a neoprene suit, you will easily withstand it.