Rauris valley news

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Raurisertal Minigolf | © TVB Rauris


The Raurisertal offers a diverse family program in summer, filled with adventures and nature experiences for all ages. Explore picturesque hiking trails together, visit traditional alpine huts, or participate in exciting wildlife watching activities. Children can look forward to special adventure hikes, pony riding, and interactive nature workshops.

With its numerous playgrounds and family-friendly accommodations, the Raurisertal ensures unforgettable vacation days in the Austrian Alps.

Family program

Yoga on the Mountain

Up the mountain... and unwind!
Every Wednesday at 8 AM during summer, a yoga session takes place at the Hochalm mountain station area. 

Meeting Point: 7:45 AM at the valley station of the Rauriser Hochalmbahnen.  

Registration: By Tuesday 5 PM at the Rauris Tourist Office, Tel.: +43 6544 20022 or Email: info@raurisertal.at.  

Cost: Round trip including yoga EUR 24 per person or yoga session without lift ride EUR 15 per person.  

Mats and accessories are provided. Yoga will not take place if it rains.  
Minimum participants: 4 people, maximum 12 people.


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Raurisertal Goldwaschen Bodenhaus | © TVB Rauris – Agentur MAYA Inspiranto
Gold panning site Bodenhaus

For centuries, gold was mined in the Rauris Valley - in the Hüttwinkl Valley and in Kolm Saigurn. Today you can try your luck at the Bodenhaus gold panning site. 
Open daily till mid-September.
July & August from 10 am - 5 pm | September from 10 am - 4 pm (weather permitting), 
Price: € 10,- per person, € 8,- for groups of 10 or more,
2 hours free gold panning with the SalzburgerLand Card and the Nationalpark Sommercard Mobil - additional costs: € 0,50 for the vial

Valley of gold

Off into the summer season 

The Hochalm family mountain stands for marvellous hikes and pure fascination when visiting the bird of prey observatory on the Hochalm and panning for gold & the mineral world on the Heimalm. Travel times 9 am - 12 noon, 1 pm - 4.30 pm.

Birds of prey observatory with flight demonstrations at 11 am and 2.30 pm; service partner of the SalzburgerLand Card & the National Park Summer Card, discount with the Rauris Valley Guest Card!


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Raurisertal Heimatgruppe | © TVB Rauris – Fotograf Florian Bachmeier

Save the Date!

We are delighted that this year's nationwide opening of the Farmers' Harvest Festival is taking place is taking place in the Rauris Valley.

Festive programme from 11 am 
with a big parade, Schnalzer, folk dances, Schuhplattler, traditional customs and good music. Concert by the Trachtenmusikkapelle Rauris & Taxenbach, performances by the Heimatgruppe & Schnalzergruppe Rauris, performance by the party band Ziach'n'Roll, demonstrations of traditional craftsmanship, culinary delicacies & treats, varied children's programme and much more...
Evening entertainment & festival finale with HANNAH

Farmer´s Harvest Festival

Raurisertal Bauernherbst Almabtrieb | © TVB Rauris – Fotograf Florian Bachmeier

Save the Date !!

Farm festival at the Schwoaga in Wörth 07 - 08/09/2024

Farm's own cattle drive, beer tapping and opening, active agricultural machinery exhibition, varied supporting programme, Rauris rural youth Olympics, morning pint, colourful children's programme
Musical entertainment provided by: Die Ursprung Buam, Zomg'heigt, TMK Rauris, Die stürmische Böhmische