- Fascinating high valley with alpine summits, glaciers and beautiful lakes -

Wildgerlos Valley

The Wildgerlostal Valley is a beautiful high valley between Salzburg and Tyrol in Krimml Waterfall village. Because of it´s beautiful alpine pastures, the spring-fresh water in Durlassboden Reservoir and the wonderful mountain panorama of the Reichenspitzgruppe, the Wildgerlostal Valley is offering adventure and experiences.
The Durlassboden lake is a great spot for anglers, mountain bikers cycle on an alpine road along the Durlassbodenlake and alpine pastures to Finkau.


  • Alpengasthof Finkau
    Bild: Faistauer

(1419 m above sea level)

At an altitude of 1400 m above sealevel you can expect a sense for hospitality and traditional values, and an intimate contact to things - that is the Finkau alpine inn. This alpine inn is an ideal starting point for hiking, mountain-biking, walking and it is also a beautiful place to relax and have a good time in the Hohe Tauern National Parc Region.
Families with children like the

big adventure playground
• and the little children´s farm.
The alpine inn Finkau is daily open in summer!

If you want to comfortably hike through varied nature you can walk around Finkau Lake, to Finkau chaple or Trisslalm. You can go there by your own car until the alpine inn Alpengasthof Finkau. If you want to start a hiking trail or mountain tour from there, you can park your car at the big parking lot at alpine inn Finkau, which you have to pay a comission.

Learn more about Alpengasthof Finkau

Zittauer Hütte

  • Zittauer Hütte

(2328 m above sea level)

Beautiful situated, high alpine refuge ( Österreichischer Alpenverein) at the lower Wildgerlos lake. Starting point for more challenging and sometimes even require mountaineering experience in the Hohe Tauern National Parc (Wildgerlosspitze, 3.280m, Reichenspitze, 3.302m, Roßkopf, 2.844m, Gabler, 3.260m, Wildkarspitze, 3.076m).
The Kogler family is pleased to see you!

Walking distance: from alpine inn Alpengasthof Finkau - Trisslalm - Zittauerhütte about 3 hours.

Learn more about  Zittauer Hütte


  • Bärschlagalm
    Bild: Familie Oberkofler

(1420 m above sea level)

Beautiful, rustic mountain inn along the south bank of Durlassboden Reservoir, you can get there on a broad forest trail in 40 - 50 minutes.


  • Seestüberl
    Bild: E. Platzer/A. Kammerlander

(1410 m above sea level)

Beautiful, rustic mountain inn, which is reachable with a short walk from the place to park. Ahead the door the lakeside trail starts (approx. 10,7 km)


(1540 m above sea level)

Leitenkamerklamm - a waterfall in the Wildgerlos Valley in the Austrian Alps near the town of Krimml is a nationally designated area since 2002.

Walking distance from alpine inn Alpengasthof Finkau to Leitenkamerklamm about 30 minutes.



  • Leitenkammerklamm - Wildgerlos Valley
  • Leitenkammerklamm - Wildgerlos Valley
  • Leitenkammerklamm - Wildgerlos Valley


  • Trisslalm

(1583 m above sea level)

Area of outstanding natural beauty and little rustic alpine snack bar reachable on the way to Leitenkamerklamm flume.

Walking distance from alpine inn Alpengasthof Finkau in Wildgerlostal Valley to Trisslalm: about 35 minutes.