The region around Lake Faak offers numerous unique attractions for active hikers and climbers!
The Kanzianiberg in Finkenstein - Austria's largest and most traditional climbing garden - is located in the immediate vicinity of Lake Faaker See. Not only are there more than 300 climbing routes of all levels of difficulty here, there are also numerous via ferrata on the spectacular rock faces! There are climbing routes of all levels of difficulty, from beginners to advanced, there is something for everyone! There is also a beautiful Kneipp hiking trail around the Kanzianiberg - just the right thing after a strenuous climbing tour.
From Kanzianiberg a hiking trail leads to the nearby castle ruins of Finkenstein - from there you have a wonderful view of Lake Faak and the surrounding region.
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Climbing is a dangerous sport - it is recommended to explore the Kanzianiberg with experienced mountain guides (see further links). Climbing at your own risk!