Whether you head to Salzburg, Bad Ischl, Hallstatt, the ice caves, the Dachstein glacier or the World Championship town of Schladming: from Russbach, after just a few minutes by car, you not only arrive at your destination but find yourself right at the heart of it.
SALZBURG – 60 Min – the home of Mozart, Hellbrunn Palace and much more
HALLEIN – 40 Min – salt mines and Celtic museum
HALLSTATT – 20 Min – the oldest salt mine in the world
OBERTRAUN – 30 Min – ice cave and Dachstein glacier
BAD ISCHL – 40 Min – imperial town and imperial villa
SCHLADMING /RAMSAU – 60 Min – the Styrian World Championship town and glacier lift
Hiking Tours starting in the village- a few of the many possibilities:
Gamsfeld, the local mountain of Rußbach, magnificent views - walking time: ca. 3,5 hours
Rinnbergalm, our cosy, wooden hutted, meadow village - walking time: ca. 2 hours
Neualm, a romantic walk along the river leads you to the Neualm - walking time: 2 hours
Bodenberg, beautiful hiking tour on the impressive mountain - walking time 2 hours
Mountain pasture walking: varied circular walk from the Traunwandalm to the Rinnbergalm - walking time: 4-5 hours
Go with our guide to the "finding places" in the streams and to the "Snail Wall". Ideal for children of all sizes who want to take a treasure home with them. There is also a Nordic Walking tour and a hike to the famous mountain "Gamsfeld".
Check out the cozzy Hütte at: http://www.russbach.info/our-chalets.html
Russbach is a cozy haven for family walks and for those who want to fly at higher game. The breathtaking panoramic views of the Dachstein and the Tennengebirge accompany you on your walks. However, it is undoubtedly nature itself which plays a major role during your holiday in Russbach. Audible, tangible – it´s there for you to smell and also to taste.The cozy and rustic cabins on the mountain pastures invite you to linger. Enjoy a hearty alpine snack with all sorts of homemade treats, like bacon, freshly baked bread or the Tennengauer Alm cheese specialties.
In the summer the Russbach area offers everything you like in the outdoors; particularly renowned for walking, cycling and mountain biking, but also popular for kayaking and climbing.
And what’s more, the whole of the Salzkammergut, with its outstanding lakes for swimming, is at your disposal.