A warm welcome
to Semmering Hirschenkogel!

Your Mountain, Your Moment.

Semmering Hirschenkogel -
a multifaceted
excursion destination
in summer and winter

Skiing, snowboarding and tobogganing in winter
Biking, climbing and hiking in summer

The Semmering Hirschenkogel at 1,340 metres (summit) is an important sports and recreation area in Austria on the border between Lower Austria and Styria and is only about an hour away from Vienna and Graz. Its central location, good public transport connections and the outstanding range of activities on offer in Semmering make it an easily accessible and popular excursion destination in both winter and summer.

About Semmering

Summer at Semmering

In summer, the Semmering Hirschenkogel with its many activities offers a cool refuge in the midst of a marvellous natural landscape with breathtaking panoramic views. Challenging bike trails, varied climbing courses, adrenaline-fuelled mountain cart rides, action-packed free fall jumps and fun play equipment offer a wide range of activities during the summer months.

Winter on Semmering

Winter is all about skiing. Varied pistes, excellent snow conditions and delicious mountain hut specialities transform the days on the Semmering into unforgettable winter experiences. Special highlights are the 3 km long toboggan run and the unique night piste offer, where you can also whizz down the slopes at Semmering in the evening hours.

Liechtenstein House

The Liechtensteinhaus panorama restaurant at the summit of the Hirschenkogel at 1,340 metres is located in the immediate vicinity of the mountain station and offers a breathtaking view of the Viennese Alps. In summer, the large sun terrace is particularly inviting.

Sporthotel am Semmering

The Sporthotel am Semmering is just a few minutes' walk from the cable cars and offers ideal accommodation for a holiday in summer or winter. Highlights of the hotel are the gourmet restaurant and the modern spa and fitness area.

Be up to date

The Semmering Hirschenkogel hosts a wide range of events in both winter and summer. From fun children's parties and traditional morning pints to action-packed bike races, everything is on offer at Semmering.

Activities on the
Semmering Hirschenkogel

A varied offer is waiting to be discovered

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Bikepark Semmering

Bike park

Winter am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Ski & Snowboard

Winter am Semmering Hirschenkogel



Cross-country skiing

Winter Semmering

Snowshoeing and ­winter hiking


Ski touring

Eisstockschießen am Semmering

Curling rink

Waldseilgarten Hirschenkogel

Forest ropes park

Millennium Jump am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Millennium Jump

Mountaincarts am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Mountain carts

Hirschi-Spielplatz am Semmering Hirschenkogel


Jausenbank am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Snack station in the heights

Semmering Hirschenkogel


Geführte Wanderung zum Sonnenaufgang Semmering

Guided sunrise hike

Yoga on the mountain

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News & Events at Semmering

Best Austrian Summer Mountain Railways

Semmering-Hirschenkogel cable cars are certified as an adventure mountain and a family mountain by the Best Austrian Summer Mountain Railways!

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Hirschitrails am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Opening of Hirschitrails

Kids-trails on Semmering Hirschenkogel

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Goldwaschanlage am Semmering Hirschenkogel

Gold panning plant

With our new gold panning facility, children can experience an exciting adventure by mining for gold, precious stones or tumbled stones.

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03.08.2024 Event

Yoga on the mountain -August

Recharge your strength on the Hirschenkogel.

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Hirschitrails am Semmering Hirschenkogel
03.08.2024 Event

Children’s Saturday at Hirschitrails

Fun & action awaits the kids on the newly built Hirschitrails on Semmering Hirschenkogel.

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Geführte Wanderung zum Sonnenaufgang Semmering
04.08.2024 Event

Sunrise hike – August

Catching the first rays of sunshine.

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