Naturfreunde Knittelfeld (Knittelfeld Friends of Nature)

Naturfreunde Knittelfeld

The Knittelfeld section of the Austrian Friends of Nature offers a wide-ranging programme of hiking and ski-touring. It also organises climbing courses and events at the Lachschacherschule climbing hall.


Mountain and climbing tours
Climbing courses
Day hikes in summer and winter
Hiking holidays
Mountainbike trips
Cycling day trips
Cycling holidays
Skiing and snowboarding lessons
Skiing holidays
Skiing day trips
Ski touring weeks
Holiday breaks
Wellness breaks
Photography group with own laboratory (participation in photo competitions and photo exhibitions)

Alpinpark Steinmühle (Steinmühle Alpine Park)

Alpinpark Steinmuehle

Steinmühle Alpine Park offers attractive training grounds for children, young persons and adults, and makes risk-free climbing fun possible. Challenge yourself on a personal adventure! Our high wire park in this rocky natural landscape offers an abseiling wall, a Pamper pole, aerial traverses, a flying fox and much more. The Alpinpark is also ideal for climbing and via ferrata training. The necessary equipment is provided on site.

Benedikt Pilgerweg (St. Benedict Pilgrimage Route)

Benedikt Pilgerweg

This pilgrimage route is named after the founder of the Benedictine order, Benedict of Nursia. It leads from St. Paul im Lavantttal to Spital am Pyhrn. The 150 km hiking trail connects three Austrian federal states and three dioceses. Knittelfeld lies directly on this route, which is designed to aid introspection, peace and strength.

You can find more information on the route, dates of pilgrimages and much more here

Guided hikes

Gefuehrte Wanderungen

Enjoyable guided one-day or multi-day hikes in the Murtal-Pölstal region and Styrian Pine Country. Leave the planning to us for a perfect day.


Knittelfeld Tourism Association

Hauptplatz 15a | 8720 Knittelfeld

   Tel.: +43 (0) 3512 86464
    Fax: +43 (0) 3512 86464-6

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