Guided Hikes with a National Park Ranger

Watch eagles and vultures in Krumltal, hike through centuries-old Rauris Virgin Forest, or be there when the stags are in rut. Experience the nature of the national park up-close and discover a wealth of fascinating information about Hohe Tauern National Park, its flora and fauna, its origins, and about Rauris Valley. During National Park excursions, nature lovers are able to discover the heart of Hohe Tauern National Park.

The following excursions are included free of charge with your Rauris Valley and Taxenbach Guest Card and the National Park Card in summer: "Rauris Virgin Forest", "The Valley of Vultures" and "Stag Rut in the National Park". Further details are available from our local tourist offices in Rauris and Taxenbach. 

NP Program 2015/16

Excursions to Rauris Virgin Forest

Dates:every Monday from 11.07. to 05.09.2016
Meets:Lenzanger car park (returns ca. 5 p.m.)
Fee:Euro 9 per person, children and youths (ages 6 - 16) accompanied by a parent are free. Guests with Guest Card or National Park Card free.
Registration:not required
Total Walking Time:ca. 3 hours, 200 m vertical gain
Requirements:moderately difficult excursion, hiking or mountaineering shoes with a tread are a must.

Excursions to "The Valley of Vultures"

Dates:every Tuesday from 12.07. to 06.09.2016
Meets:Krumltal car park at 8:45 a.m. Returns ca. 5 p.m.  
Fees:Euro 15 per person, children ages 6-16 accompanied by a parent are free. Guests with the Guest Card or National Park Card are free.
Registration:not necessary
Total Walking Time:3 hours (400 m in vertical gain)
Requirements:moderately difficulty summer excursion, hiking or mountaineering shoes with a good tread are a must.

Excursion "Stag Rut in the National Park "

Dates:13 and 27 September 2016 - evening tour
Meets:National Park House: "Kings of the Air" in Wörth, 6 p.m.
(returns ca. 8 p.m.)
Fees:Euro 9 per person, children ages 6 - 16 accompanied by a parent are free. Guests with Guest Card or National Park Card are free.
Registration:not required
Total walking time:ca. 2 hours
Requirements:Easy summer excursion, sports or lightweight trekking shoes will suffice.
Other:Dogs are not permitted on this excursion.