A prime location for a lakeside holiday

The Nockberge Biosphere Reserve

Salute the mountains
The Nockberge with their, chamingly smooth hilltops makes every hiking lover´s heart bounce. And Feld am See is right there in the middle, many stunning, adventureous and signposted hiking trips start in front of our door. We gladly provide you with all necessary maps during your stay with us.

In summer the trip to Feldpannalm with hiking trip to the Wöllanernock including mountain hut atmosphere is very popular. Especially because our nannies accompany us to entertain and look after the kids to create a unique mountain experience.

Facts

  • Established as a national park on 1 January 1987
  • Official Biosphere Reserve since 1.1.2013
  • Total area: 184.3 km²
  • Main area: 77.4 km²
  • Highest mountain: Großer Rosennock - 2,440 m
Nature experience for the whole family
The hiking headquarter Brennseehof offers something for everyone:

  • Relaxing walks around the valley with its lakes at a sea level of around 750m
  • Easy hiking trips on perfectly signposted tracks for the whole family
  • Trips to local farms, along the mill way, to alpine pastures open for business
  • (1200 m)
  • Ridge walks- & advanced trips to several mountain peaks (2000 - 2500 m)
 
The hushed sensations of the Nockberge Biosphere Reserve make for a wonderful hiking area. Numerous routes lead from nearby mountain villages such as St. Oswald, Kaning, Innernöring, Innerkrems and Turrach into the centre of the national park. The 34-kilometre-long Nockalmstraße offers a variety of different starting points for hiking trips of different lengths and difficulty levels. It leads to the Schiestlscharte and the Eisentalhöhe, each located around 2,000 metres above sea level. Popular hiking trails, easy to manage by inexperienced walkers, lead to the Königstuhl and the Kolmnock. By following the well-marked hiking trails from the Nockalmstraße road, you can reach them in less than two hours.

The many hiking options are equally matched by the number of cosy cabins, alpine huts and inns. The innkeepers will cater to your physical well-being and prepare a variety of culinary delights according to traditional recipes.

This makes the Carinthian Nockberge Mountains a unique holiday destination: Experience the mountains, breathe in the landscape and enjoy the regional specialities!

Unspoilt nature, relaxation and sports, enjoyment and adventure, add to this perfection, comfort and an excellent infrastructure and you have the amazing region of Nockberge/Bad Kleinkirchheim. There is a wide range of activities on offer: swimming, surfing and sailing, relaxing, then the hot springs and thermal baths along with hiking, mountain biking, golf and tennis.

But more than everything is the warm hospitality of the people in the region, reflected in an undeniable “zest for life”.

Three key objectives characterise the region:

  • The conservation of nature and the cultural landscape in its most basic form.
  • The protection of flora and fauna including their habitats.
  • The co-existence of man and the surrounding nature giving you and us such an impressive natural experience.