Winter and snowshoe hiking on the Rax is one of the most popular activities in the region.

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Description

The Raxseilbahn, Austria's oldest cable car, which started operation in 1926, takes you up to the Raxalpe.

Once at the top, snow-covered alpine meadows, fantastic views and healthy, fresh mountain air await you.

Starting point and end of the tour is the Raxalm mountain inn. You need sports winter clothing (waterproof, windproof and breathable), waterproof winter or hiking boots, gloves, a hood and sunglasses that are waterproof and waterproof over the ankle.

A backpack with muesli bars and drinks in a thermos jug for on the way, spare clothes to change, storm hood and a second pair of gloves (mittens), ski goggles and sun protection.