Mountain huts near Austria's highest dam

Numerous mountain huts in the vicinity of the Kölnbrein reservoir invite you to linger. Whether the sun terrace at the Berghotel Malta, a rustic mountain hut, a snack station or an alpine hut for hikes into the high mountains. Go on a discovery tour in the Upper Tauern National Park.

Berghotel Malta

Whether on the sun terrace or in the restaurant at Berghotel Malta - the regional culinary delicacies provide just the thing for every taste. Leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life in the valley and enjoy the harmony of the architecture with the incomparable mountain world of the Upper Tauern mountains.

Open:

Beginning of May to end of October

Contact:

Berghotel Malta***

Brandstatt 36, 9854 Malta/Austria

Tel.: +43 (0) 50313-39130

Email: office@berghotelmalta.at

Website: www.berghotelmalta.at

Osnabrücker Hut

The comfortable mountaineer house is located along the Tauern Höhenweg path, directly on the border to the Upper Tauern National Park. From the sun terrace you look right into the glacial world of the Alpine massif and to the 3,360 m high Hochalmspitze.

Room for more than 80 overnight guests

Open:

Mid-June to the end of September, winter room open all year

Contact:

Aschbacher family

9821 Obervellach 195

Tel.: +43(0)650 / 446 12 02

Website: www.osnabrueckerhuettte.at

Gmünder Hut

The Gmünder hut is situated directly along the Malta Hochalmstrasse Panoramic Road and offers you the ideal starting point for tours into the surrounding three-thousand-metre mountains.

Hot meals served all day with products from our own farm, and benefit from the sun terrace and the playground.

For mountaineers and hikers, rooms and storage are available. Alpine Club members stay overnight at a discount. With advance notice, bus groups are also warmly welcome.

Open:

May to October, in the winter only on weekends

Contact:

Ernst Maier family

Brandstatt 4

A - 9854 Malta

Telephone: +43 (0) 47 32 42 90

Mobile: +43 (0) 664 20 19 028

Website: www.gmuenderhuette.at

Jägersteig Hut

If you go along the Kölnbrein reservoir to the memorial, you will reach the Jägersteig Hut over a hiking trail in about 45 minutes.

The Jägersteig Hut is a snack station which offers simple home cooking.

Open:

June to September

Contact:

Dullnig family

9854 Maltatal

Telephone: +43 (0) 650 446 301

Kattowitzer Hut

In the middle of the Ankogel Group at 2,320 m altitude, the perfect goal or starting point for hikes.

Open:

Mid-June to the end of September

Contact:

Erna Rosenauer

Telephone at the hut: +43(0) 676 32 30 100

Telephone in the valley: +43 (0) 4732 3230

Mobile telephone: +43 (0) 664 914 80 21 (hut)

Email: rosenauer7@gmx.at

Website: www.alpenverein.at

Kölnbreinstüberl mountain inn

It takes just a few minutes of walking time to get from the parking lot at the Kölnbreinsperre Dam to the Kölnbreinstüberl. You can park your vehicle at the parking lot belonging to the inn.

Gastronomically you can enjoy house specialties from our own production: Maltatal Valley bacon, freshly caught trout, hearty snacks etc.

Choose your overnight option from comfort rooms to multi-bed rooms (groups up to 25 people).

Open:

Beginning of May to end of October

Contact:

Ernst Maier family

Dornbach 7

9853 Gmünd

Tel.: +43 (0)4783 2111 39 150

Mobile: +43 (0)676 842 540 100

Website: www.koelnbreinstueberl.at

Almrausch Hut

Situated directly along the Malta Hochalmstrasse Panoramic Road, offering you the ideal starting point for tours into the surrounding three-thousand-metre mountains.