The park ranges from about 1,000 m to 3,509 m altitude and
includes all levels of the central Alps. Due to factors such as
altitude, exposition, geological make-up, or formation history,
you will discover very different habitats as well as animal and
Because of its vertical orientation, the number
of habitats is large, and flaura and fauna are very diverse.
Glaciers cover a sizeable part of the nature park and have formed
the landscape since time immemorial.
In addition to the natural
factors, it is humans who shape nature and cultivated areas today.
The effects of their lifestyles and economical activities can be
easily seen in the environment and are - in the Alps especially -
responsible for the changeable and romanticised mountain landscape.
mountain nature park offers you diverse opportunities to relax -
whether actively, by hiking, climbing, mountain biking, or
comfortably on extended walks through the magnificent and varied
the park's characteristics and secrets on one of our summer
program tours. Let yourself be enchanted by the glittering world
of minerals, by adventurous stories from the times of poachers and
smugglers, or by the special flair of a torch hike.
Visit us in
the new information centre in the hiker village Ginzling, or visit
the nature park exhibit!