Huts & Alpine Pastures

in the Gernkogel hiking region - Ghost Mountain

Relax in an alpine hut

What would a hike through Austria’s alpine paradise be without a hearty snack? Take a break in one of the beautiful alpine huts along your path and let Austria’s – mostly organic - hospitality speak for itself.


The following huts and alpine restaurants on Mount Gernkogel are open during the summer:

  • Buchau Restaurant
  • Gernkogel Alpine Hut
  • Kreisten Alpine Hut
  • Obergass Aline Hut

If you continue towards Wagrain you will come across these cosy restaurants:

  • Grossunterberg Alpine Hut
  • Hachau Alpine Hut
  • Maurach Alpine Hut


Buchau Restaurant in Ski amadé

Whether you choose to dine indoors or on the scenic terrace overlooking the spectacular Salzach Valley, the Buchau Alpine Hut is the ideal place to spend a few hours with the family. And kids, it even has its own playground!

Location: near Ghost Mountain by the 1st Ghost Train stop.


Familie Hausbacher

Tel.: +43(0)6412-7267


Gernkogel Alpine Hut in Ski amadé

Take in the scenery on their beautiful sunny terrace or dine indoors in one of their traditional dining rooms – the Gernkogel Alpine Hut has its own playground making it perfect for the whole family.

Location: near the entrance to the Ghost Village


Familie Rohrmoser

Tel.: +43(0)6412 4788



Kreisten Alpine Hut in Ski amadé

With a sunny terrace and their own playground, the Kreisten Alpine Hut is the perfect place for a few hours of fun for the whole family

Location: Near the Gernkogel I Chair Summit Station


Familie Hausbacher

Tel.: +43(0)6412 8228



Traditional alpine hut in the Province of Salzburg

Traditional high alpine hut located at the summit station of the Alpendorf Village Gondola. Easily accessed by foot.


Tel.: +43 (0)6412 626043