Hiking in Bregenz Forest
Unforgettable mountain summer in Damüls
Enjoy the summer in the Damüls Faschina alpine region. Here between the Bregenz Forest and Großes Walsertal a true paradise for hikers awaits you. Lush alpine meadows, picturesque alpine hill moors, adventurous crests, impressive summits, clear mountain lakes and more than 300km of sign-posted hiking paths – a great selection to turn every day into yet another unforgettable adventure.
Impressive hiking region – Damüls
At alpine altitudes between 1,431 and 2,100 metres above sea level you will find the sunny alpine region around Mittagspitze, embedded in Damüls' gorgeous mountain world. The Damüls-Mellau-Faschina region is considered to be Austria's most beautiful hiking resort and offers you diverse and unforgettable hikes with more than 300km of sign-posted hiking tours.
Damüls alone stretches over 20.9km² and offers you the perfect starting point for hiking tours. Discover the region's crystal-clear mountain lakes, the gorgeous alpine flora and hike all the way up to the mountain tops where you enjoy unique views.
Hiking in the Bregenz Forest
If you want even more, find 2,000km of sign-posted hiking trails in the rest of the Bregenz Forest: from comfortable walks, panoramic tours and informative educational trails to challenging high alpine mountain tours – the Bregenz Forest knows how to satisfy mountaineers.
Take a look at the region's interactive hiking map and plan your hiking days in Damüls already from home.
The Bregenzerwald Card is your ticket to mountain adventures in the Bregenz Forest. Experience a hiking holiday for free: float with the cable cars up the mountains, take the bus, enjoy free entrance to the region's pools and do all of this as often as you like – all for free.
You will automatically get the Bregenzerwald Card when you stay for 3 nights or longer between 1st May and 31st October.
Free access to public transport & various free entrances:
- Public busses
Free rides on the region's busses, Bregenz Forest to Bregenz, Dornbirn, Lech as well as Großes Walsertal to Raggal and Sonntag (schedules are available at the tourism office)
- Free access to the mountain railways
- Free entrance at the region's pools
- Various discounts at our partner businesses
Summer mountain railways
The Uga Express takes you to the Damüls mountain world in no time; safely and conveniently. The 4-pax chair lift goes up to the unique hiking world Monday to Friday between 11th June and 9th October. Various sign-posted hiking paths start right at the Uga Express mountain station.
Uga Express operating times:
Monday to Friday 9am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-4:30pm
Alpine hotel in the middle of the Bregenz Forest hiking resort
Mittagspitze is located in the middle of the Damüls mountain world and offers you the perfect starting point for various hikes. The experienced hotel team will gladly inform you about your hiking opportunities.
Look forward to your unforgettable mountain summer as a guest at Mittagspitze in the middle of Austria's most beautiful hiking region and send us your no obligation booking enquiry. You can also book your comfort room at the 4-star-superior alpine hotel online.