Sports & Recreation in Summertime
Non-stop variety guaranteed!
Holiday time, finally! And finally time for your holiday in SalzburgerLand! The minute you arrive here in the Tennengau Region, you will be greeted by an astonishing array of opportunities. Whether swimming, fishing, football or golf - enjoy summer in the mountains and on the water.
ABSOLUTE VARIETY ON YOUR SUMMER HOLIDAY
You are really in luck. If you plan a holiday in Tennengau, you are looking at staying in a region that offers an amazing range of opportunities in a relatively confined area. In addition to countless cycling tours and marked hiking paths, there's also a colorful selection of recreational activities to choose from as well.
Do you like to play beach volleyball? If so, our outdoor pools and recreation areas give you the perfect opportunity. Prefer to enjoy nature as you put your angling skills to the test? In that case, welcome to paradise! Want to hammer a ball or two straight down the middle of the fairway? In that case, the courses in Tennengau, surrounding areas of SalzburgerLand as well as Berchtesgaden in Bavaria provide you with glorious settings in which to chase after that little white ball!
On hot summer days, our local swimming lakes and outdoor pools provide cool refreshment, guaranteeing that, on the very next morning, you will be ready to ride the mountain lifts up to the start of yet another unforgettable hike. Sound like a welcome change of pace? That's how we feel, too!
SUMMERTIME FUN IN THE WATER
Idyllic swimming lakes and open-air pools with giant slides promise fun in and around the water for the whole family. And for welcome refreshment during your hike, where better than the crystal-clear mountain streams and tarns amid Salzburg's glorious alpine pastures.
- Abtenau Adventure Pool
- Wiestal Reservoir in Adnet
- Natural swimming area Waldbad Annaberg-Lungötz
- Aqua Salza Golling
- Schloss Wiespach outdoor pool in Hallein incl. lap pool and diving platform
- Bürgerausee lake and Kneipp spa in Kuchl
- Water park in Russbach with canoe course & natural pond
- Harbergsee Recreation Area next to the biking & hiking path alongside the River Lammer in Scheffau
- Seepark with slide in St. Martin
FISHING AND ANGLING
Love nothing more than biding your time quietly next to the crystal-clear water, waiting for the perfect moment to land a magnificent fish on the bank? Whether for relaxation or a sporting challenge - whether with an artificial fly, worm or maggot - if you are a true angler, the lakes and rivers of Tennengau will become your own personal corner of heaven. Discover the wealth of species teeming in our streams, rivers and lakes, flanked by landscapes that are simply magical. Please be aware that fishing in SalzburgerLand is only possible with a valid annual license or a guest permit! Complete information is available at our local tourist offices.
Further details can be found in our PDF "Angling in Tennengau" ...
GolfING IN SalzburgerLand
With Tennengau as your base, numerous golf courses are within relatively quick and easy reach. In addition, Golf Academy Salzburg in Hallein-Rif offers a 9-hole course with lots of challenges and hazards. More than 200 tees on a circular driving range also await you at the foot of the Untersberg.
Tennengau is just a short distance from many other golf courses in SalzburgerLand and neighboring Bavaria:
- Berchtesgaden Golf Club, 9 holes, www.golfclub-berchtesgarden.de
- Schloss Fuschl Golf Club, romantic 9-hole course, www.golfclub-salzburg.at
- GCC Salzburg Eugendorf, 18-hole championship course, www.golfclub-salzburg.at
- Römergolf-Eugendorf Golf Club, 18 holes, www.roemergolf.at
- GCC Gut Altentann, 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Course, www.gutaltentann.com
- Goldegg Golf Club, 18 holes, www.golfclub-goldegg.com
- Klessheim Golf & Country Club , 9-hole course on the palace grounds, www.golfclub-klessheim.com
- Salzkammergut Golf Club, 18 holes, www.salzkammergut-golf.at
IT'S NEVER TOO EARLY: Minigolf FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
On the minigolf course next to Gasthof Traunstein at the foot of the Karkogel in Abtenau, you will be able to put your skills to the test on an 18-hole, felt-carpeted course. This type of minigolf course is unique in Salzburg, and there are only four in total in all of Austria. The built-in obstacles guarantee all kinds of fun and excitement. The facility is open from May to October and can also be played on in wet weather.
HoRSEBACK RIDING & CARRIAGE RIDES
Whether on your own horse or one you have rented - during your summer holidays, why not enjoy a trail ride to some of the most beautiful scenic overlooks in Tennengau. High in the saddle, you will be able to explore the unique landscapes at the foot of the Dachstein and at the gateway to Salzburg City itself. Beautiful, clearly signposted bridle paths in Salzachtal and Lammertal lead you safely to your chosen destination.
Some accommodation providers even let you bring your own horse with you and provide stabling. Many also offer riding lessons as well as guided trail rides. A map showing available bridle paths in Lammertal is available from local tourist offices in Russbach, Abtenau, Annaberg, Lungötz and St. Martin.
If you are not someone who likes to ride, but you would still like to spend a bit of time around horses, maybe a drive in a carriage will be the perfect choice for you. A ride in a horse-drawn carriage through our picturesque countryside is certain to bring joy to your whole family. For kids, especially, a carriage ride is great fun and an ideal way for youngsters to get from points A to B. Plus, you will be treated to some of the most romantic locations in Tennengau.
As you can see - there are practically no limits to the recreational opportunites here in Tennengau. And if you yearn for even more action and adrenaline, you are certain to find something to whet your appetite in our exciting selection of Fun-Sports in Tennengau.