Events at the high mountain reservoirs

Attractions and events like the Mystic Summer Solstice, the VERBUND Children's Festival, via ferrata tours, flying fox, hikes and guided tours in the Kaprun Valley promise special experiences and fun in the high mountains.

Measures for preventing the spread of COVID-19 at our excursion destinations
The rules for preventing COVID-19 apply at the VERBUND excursion destinations. In particular, we ask our guests to follow the rules on social distancing and – where required – to wear a mask (e.g. in enclosed rooms). Where possible, we will support you in keeping the rules – please also help us with this. The situation makes it necessary to adjust procedures, activities and products. We are doing our best to create an optimal visitor experience and apologise in advance if some of the products are not available in the usual form. The announcements and events can only take place if they can be implemented on a legal and organisational basis.


Stauseen mit Sonnenstrahlen über den Bergen

17.6.2023 | Mystic summer solstice

Experience the summer solstice at the Kaprun high mountain reservoirs with alpine shaman Rainer Limpöck

  • Ride up to the Mooserboden reservoir
  • Alpine shamanic stories and rituals
  • Hike to the fireplace
  • Mountain snack (excl. drinks) with musical accompaniment
  • Solstice fire ceremony, followed by ride down into the valley

Feuerstelle vor Staumauer und Bergen

Limited number of participants!
Please let us know the number and names of the participants, a contact number and (if required) your vegan eating requirements. 

* Please note that the summer solstice excursion cannot be held in bad weather. If the event is cancelled or postponed, you will be notified the day before at the latest. Alternative date: Saturday, 24 June 2023.

Bergläuferin mit Stausee und Bergpanorama

28-30 July 2023 | Großglockner Ultra Trail

A unique adventure around Austria’s highest mountain

The trail running adventure of superlatives: 110 km, 6,500 vertical metres lead through 3 federal provinces, 7 valleys and 6 towns, past 14 glaciers and 300 summits over 3,000 metres!

Further Information
Kletterturm mit Gruppe von Menschen

6 August 2023 | Children’s Festival CANCELLED

Unfortunately, the Children’s Festival has been cancelled due to bad weather. We kindly ask for your understanding!

Sunday, 6 August 2023, from 10:00 am

Traditional date for family fun at the Kaprun high mountain reservoirs Craft corner, play stations, climbing tower, can throwing, guided dam tours for children and much more besides. Knowledge about the topics of nature, technology, hydropower and electricity generation is also conveyed in a super simple way.

On this day, admission for children (up to 15 years) is free, adults and children from 16 years of age pay the normal entry price.

Cycling Day at Mooserboden

VERBUND Cycling Day 2023 cancelled

The event cannot be held due to construction work at the Limberg III power plant. Thank you for your understanding.

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Weekly programme

dam tour at Kaprun

Daily | Dam tours

A look behind the scenes of electricity generation 

With a dam tour, we offer interested persons the rare opportunity to get to know the inner workings of the structure. Our knowledgeable staff will be happy to share further details and anecdotes from the dam's long history.

The tours take place daily, from 10 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., and last about one hour.  


Available at the cash desk in the valley or directly at the kiosk at the Mooserboden reservoir. 
Rubber duck with hard hat in front of dam

Weekly | Children's tours

Guided tours for children at the Mooserboden

 Learn what a glacier is, how electricity is generated from hydropower and walk through the inside of the Moosersperre. 1,2,3 and off we go! 

 Dates: Every Tuesday and Thursday (July & August)
 Start: 11:15 am and 1:15 pm
 Duration:  Approx. 1½ hours

 Children up to 15 years of age free of charge / escorts €4.00

 Registration and tickets:  Kesselfall ticket counter and Mooserboden kiosk




Legendary night of the water

A guided hike through the mystically illuminated Sigmund Thun ravine. An experience for the whole family, with camp fire and music.

Dates: Every Monday from 3 July to 4 September 2023
 Start: 3 July – 14 August at 8:00 pm / 21 August – 4 September at 7:30 pm
 Prices: Adults €12.00 / children (6-15 years) €6.00

Information: email or +43 (0)681 849 247 37

weekly | Ravine breakfast

Start the day fresh and relaxed with a walk through the ravine and a regional breakfast at the Klammsee Stüberl

Dates and prices for 2023 to follow.
Information and contact: email or +43 (0)681 849 247 37

Flying Fox

The dream of flying between the Höhenburg viewpoint and the dam. The minimum age for use is 3 years old.

Dates: Every first weekend in the month from July to October 2023
Overview: 1/2 July, 5/6 August, 2/3/30 September, 1 October
Duration: From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Price: Free