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Salzkammergut

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointHoher Dachstein (2995 m/9826 ft)
CountriesAustria
States/ProvincesOberösterreich (73%), Salzburg (15%), Steiermark (11%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area11,534 sq km / 4,453 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent133 km / 83 mi North-South
142 km / 88 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long47° 59' N; 13° 42' E
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Map of Salzkammergut
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Salzkammergut.
Eastern AlpsLevel 3 (Parent)
         Tirol AlpenLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Hohe TauernLevel 4 (Sibling)
         DolomitesLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Carnic AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         SalzkammergutLevel 4
         Eastern AustriaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Niedere TauernLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Noric AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Julian AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Far Southeastern AlpsLevel 4 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Salzkammergut

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Hoher Dachstein29959826 
2.Scheichenspitze26678750 
3.Hintere Gamsfeldspitze26558711 
4.Eselstein25568386 
5.Hohe Rams25518369 
6.Großer Priel25158251 
7.Grosse Bischofsmütze24588064 
8.Spitzmauer24468025 
9.Raucheck24307972 
10.Bleikogel24117910 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the Salzkammergut

Hoher Dachstein
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Hoher Dachstein on a cloudy day, viewed from the east (2014-08-31). Photo by Malek Belhadj.
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Großer Priel
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Großer Priel, undisputed ruler of the Totes Gebirge range, as seen from the highly recommended Prielschutzhaus (2018-10-19). Photo by Habakuk Tibatong.
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Grosse Bischofsmütze
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Rappeling down the Mützenschlucht.. (2021-07-23). Photo by Jörn Fiege.
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Grimming
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The upmost section of the Südostgrat ("Southeast ridge") towards the peak of Grimming (2019-10-13). Photo by Nikolaus Zulinski.
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Hoher Krippenstein
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On the summit (2012-08-08). Photo by Tobias Trengove.
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Bosruck
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Bosruck as seen from a point near Pyhrgasgatterl, the prominence-defining saddle that separates the peak from its higher neighbour, Großer Pyhrgas. Looming in the background on its righthand side is Grimming, arguably Austria's most impressive ultra-prominent mountain (2018-10-23). Photo by Habakuk Tibatong.
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Schafberg
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The Schafberg, from the Wolfgangsee (2004-01-14). Photo by Mark Trengove.
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Gerzkopf
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Just ten minutes below the summit with views over Schwarze Lacke to the Gosaukamm (with Große Bischofsmütze) and the Dachstein massif (2021-07-24). Photo by Jörn Fiege.
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Traunstein
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Traunstein seen across Traunsee from Kleiner Sonnstein on a lovely summer day! (2015-07-06). Photo by Helwig Hauser.
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Kremsmauer
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Kremsmauer's near vertical eastern cliffs left of the center of the picture, Falkenmauer and Pfannstein on the right. Photo taken from a spot east of In der Krems village, 1,100 meters below the summit (2018-10-18). Photo by Habakuk Tibatong.
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