Russbach is family-friendly, and that makes it the ideal starting point for a holiday with the whole family. Numerous child-friendly attractions await you. The primeval forest, the summer toboggan run and the Eisriesenwelt ice caves will make the hearts of young and old beat faster.
Prehistoric Park - 10km
Discover the 25 exciting adventure stations in the Prehistoric Adventure Park in Gosau. The approximately 12,000m² park lets guests improve movement and coordination and learn interesting facts about long-forgotten times. The lifelike prehistoric animals are appropriate for kids and are fun to see and touch up close!
Phone +43 6136 2044
Summer Toboggan Abtenau - 12km
Summer tobogganing on the Karkogel Mountain in Abtenau The 2km-long summer toboggan run in Abtenau offers tons of fun and excitement: fast curves, extreme slopes, and super speeds of up to 40km/h – easy and safe. And those who prefer a more comfortable ride can take the cable car back down to the valley.
Phone +43 6243 2432
Hay sculpture trail - 20km
Every year, amazing sculptures are created out of hay for the HeuART art festival. Marvel at the wonderful creations on the hay sculpture and saga hiking trail in Annaberg. Check out former HeuART festival sculptures on the approximately 4 kilometres of hiking paths.
Phone +43 6463 8690
Saltmine Hallein - 45km
Visit the oldest mine in the world open to the public and transport yourself back through the 2500 year-long history of salt, the „white gold“ of past centuries. Follow in the footsteps of the Celts, who have been mining salt here since 400 B.C. and discover the secret world of the miners who, with there bare hands, dug out miles of labyrinthine tunnels under the mountain.
Phone +43 6132 2008511
House of Nature - 60km
There are more than 35 exhibitions, presenting fascinating, interesting and curious facts about nature. Children will be intrigued by the sheer number of life strategies developed by the multitude of animals and plants on display. Timeless attractions such as the Dinosaur Hall and Space Hall, a great number of permanent themed exhibits supplemented by regularly changing temporary exhibitions.
Phone +43 662 842653-0