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Mountain Hut


Mountain Hut · Schladming Tauern · 1,850 m
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  • Hochwurzenhütte in summer - Schladming Tauern range
    Hochwurzenhütte in summer - Schladming Tauern range
    Photo: Herbert Raffalt, Tourismusverband Schladming - Herbert Raffalt
Die Hochwurzenhütte (1.850 m ü. A.) ist ein Bergrestaurant in den Schladminger Tauern, direkt am Gipfel der Hochwurzen.
Hochwurzenhütte is a mountain hut and restaurant built in 1920. Its location is quite unique - on the summit of Hochwurzen mountain at an elevation of 1,850 m above sea-level.

Opening hours

open today
  • In summer the hut is open during operation of Hochwurzen cable-car.
  • In winter the hut is open during the ski season.
  • In winter the hut is also open in the evenings during evening operations at Hochwurzen cable-car.
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Update: January 17, 2022

Sleeping berths



family friendly
Bad weather tip

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Suitable for seminars


The hut is open as a restaurant in winter.


Hochwurzenstraße 61
8971 Schladming-Rohrmoos


by cableway

Public transport

Public transport via bus reaches the valley station of Hochwurzen cable-car. During Sommercard operating times and the ski season the cable-car takes you directly to the hut on top of Hochwurzen.

By road

Take L722 Rohrmoosstraße to Hochwurzen cable-car valley station or Hochwurzen II chairlift. From each of the two you can either hike to the top (path n° 60) or take the lift (chairlift operates only in winter).


Parking is available at the Hochwurzen cable-car station and at the Hochwurzen II chairlift.


47.360183, 13.639731
47°21'36.7"N 13°38'23.0"E
33T 397282 5246088
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Access trail to the mountain hut

Hiking route · Schladming-Dachstein
The Hochwurzen Tour
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 11.1 km
Duration 4:14 h
Ascent 773 m
Descent 773 m

Mountaineering »light« – ride up on the lift, then hike back down. Or maybe hike by the power of your own two feet, from Rohrmoos to the top of the ...

from Gerhard Pilz,   Erlebnisregion Schladming-Dachstein
Winter Hiking · Schladming-Dachstein
4-Seasons Trail - Winter Walk
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 5.9 km
Duration 2:45 h
Ascent 570 m
Descent 4 m

Nice Winterwalk, which you can hike up all the way to the mountain terminal, or simply ride the gondola up there, and stroll back downhill to the ...

from Gerhard Pilz,   Erlebnisregion Schladming-Dachstein
Ski Touring · Schladming-Dachstein
Evening ski tour to Hochwurzen
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 6 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 720 m
Descent 720 m

A ski tour popular with locals for relaxation and sport in the evening (expected to be open from the end of December)

from Gerhard Pilz,   Erlebnisregion Schladming-Dachstein
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Hochwurzenstraße 61
8971 Schladming-Rohrmoos
Phone +43 3687 61177
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