• Way of Water - local circular route

Duration 1h 30min
Length 4.43km
Max Altitude 982m
Ascent 90m
descent 90m
The Flachau "Wasser beWegt" ("Water moves") tour, which is suitable for prams, deals with various topics that all relate to this wet, important element. You can also discover Flachau with all its facets and get a good overview of the town centre.

Bei diesem kinderwagengerechten Weg werdet ihr an acht informativen Stationen über zentrale Themen, die Geschichte und die Entwicklung Flachaus informiert. Außerdem könnt ihr so Flachau mit all seinen Facetten entdecken und euch einen guten Überblick über das Ortszentrum verschaffen. Entlang des Weges laden nette Verweilplätze und schöne Gaststätten zu einer Rast und zum Genießen ein. Einkehrmöglichkeiten wie The Place, Restaurant Possruck, Zum Holzwurm oder auch die Dorfalm Flachau liegen direkt am Weg.

Ein echter Tipp ist der Rundweg auch an Regentagen.

Best season

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Flachau centre - cross bridge across the Flachau Tourism - turn left - cross kids playground - Kapellenweg - Stahlhammergasse - along the cycle trail to sports ground - cross bridge to supermarket "M- Preis" and parking space - take a left next street at Hauptstraße - meadow way (Wiesenweg) - at cross road left towards summer tobagganing - take a right there - take path Nr. 4 - via forest way (Waldweg) to Restaurant "Zum Holzwurm" - Wastlbauer - path Nr. 4 - Mountainbike parcours - "Holzwärme" - go left towards village centre - across Grießbachweg right - cross bridge - then left to the doctor - there take path towards church - below the church back to Flachau Tourism.

The theme trail can also be walked in sections and also in reverse direction.

Planning & preparation: Precise tour planning is recommended before every mountain tour. Information from local experts such as mountain guides or hut keepers as well as hiking maps will help you.

Check the weather forecast: A must-do before every hike. The weather can change unexpectedly in the mountains. Keep an eye on the current weather conditions at: www.zamg.ac.at.

Important tips:

o Do not overestimate yourself

o Manage your strength and endurance well

o assess your surefootedness and head for heights

o Do not step on stones

o turn around in good time if the weather changes

Mountain rescue number: The telephone number 140 is the emergency number for alpine accidents in Austria.

there is no special equipment necessary

Parking possibilities are available at the center of Flachau (BBF-Center & Minigolf).

From June to September, the Sportweltbus is the ideal shuttle service for your hiking tours in the entire region (Flachau, Wagrain-Kleinarl, St. Johann-Alpendorf, Radstadt, Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Eben, Filzmoos, Obertauern, Großarl & Hüttschlag).

With the Flachau Summer Card you can use the Sportweltbus for only Euro 1,00 per person and route. Children under 6 years travel free!

More information at: https://www.flachau.com/en/more/information/sportweltbus.html

Further connections: www.salzburg-verkehr.at

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©  (c) Flachau Tourismus / Tourismusverband Flachau