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Rafting & canyoning
in Tyrol

Rafting: Enjoy an adventure in a dinghy in Kössen

Water rafting on the Tiroler Ache is one of the most adventure-filled experiences in magical natural surroundings. The excursion is an ideal destination for a convivial get-together in a picturesque setting. As a guest in our 4-star superior Resort in Hopfgarten you experience:

  • The highest level of personal achievements on a sporting level
  • A unique combination of adventure and romance
  • Along with intense experiences of natural surroundings

Rafting tours for all the family

The qualified boat guides in Adventure Clubs Kaiserwinkl in Kössen take you safely along the cliff faces and through the well-known Entenlochklamm. This means you get to enjoy your rafting tour to the full, for instance during an excursion into the wild water:

  • Wildwater rafting: Encounter the wild, rushing water in a dinghy – on one of the most popular rafting routes in Tyrol. Book your natural adventure in Das Hohe Salve Sportresort, which includes your wetsuit and swim vests, along with professional instruction from an experienced rafting guide.
  • Action-packed rafting: For those of you who are looking for even more action on the boat and in the water, action-packed rafting is just the thing! The German-Austrian ‘Antenloch’, with its wild-romantic gorges and narrow S-bends provides pure adventure. Tackling and swimming in the eddies as well as cliff jumping and much more guarantee excitement during your holiday in Austria.

Canyoning: Outdoor action between the ravine and the water

Canyoning tours are ideal for an unforgettableadventure-packed holiday. From<strong/>the excitement of surfing the waves to sliding across natural cliffs and rocks – and anyone who is courageous enough can even venture down the rushing waterfall.

  • Explore hidden gorges.
  • Abseil along the waterfalls.
  • Swim through plunge pools.
  • Dive into the clear water.
  • Conquer yourself while canyoning!

Kössen is situated between the Chiemgau Alps and the southern Kaiser mountains and accordingly, provides an ideal setting for wild adventures in a dreamy mountain setting.

Guided canyoning tours through the Tiroler Ache

So all guests can dive into a canyoning adventure worry-free, they are accompanied by experienced and authorised canyoning guides. They not only know about the dangers of this sport, they also know about all the little gorges in the Kössen region and in particular the Tiroler Ache. Want to surpass yourself? Canyoning guides lead you every step of the way.

You get to choose the tours and difficulty levels you want. And of course you will be provided with suitable climbing equipment, a helmet and wetsuit for your canyoning tour.

One thing is certain: This is one adventure holiday you will remember for a long time to come.

Kids Canyoning: An action-packed holiday for all the family

Our wonderful kids canyoning tour provides just the right adventure for families and their children. It is not just lasting memories that are created here. While canyoning, the littlest children learn about Austria’s picturesque natural surroundings in a very special way.

The kids adventure starts with an extensive, yet easily understandable, induction session. On the way to the gorges in Kössen little adventurers and the rest of their family pass breath-taking waterfalls, narrow cliff faces and crystal-clear currents. For the younger action fans out there, small jumps and swimming in plunge pools provide unforgettable highlights.

A holiday in Austria with guaranteed adventures

The Tiroler Ache river is one excursion destination which guarantees action. Whether for watersport beginners or pros – during an exciting dinghy ride our guests get to discover rafting for themselves. Meanwhile for anyone looking for a thrill with that little bit extra, Entenlochklamm in Klobensteiner Schlucht is just right.

Rushing rivers, gentle sounds and picturesque natural surroundings in the Tyrol mountains await our guests in Kössen. And when the temperatures rise in the summer in particular, taking a daring leap into the cool waters is worth it during an adventure-packed excursion.

For those who are brave enough, wild water swimming provides a welcome change. In the narrow S-bends and challenging eddies of the Tiroler Ache, eddy swimming and even cliff diving are the order of the day. All that is required is a good level of swimming competence.

Are you looking for a holiday which is guaranteed to provide adventures? Then Das Hohe Salve Sportresort is just the place. Gentle waters and rushing currents: While rafting, adrenaline junkies get to explore Tyrol’s water courses from a dinghy.

Canyoning is also great for those of you who enjoy action. Abseiling, rock sliding and jumping – guests staying in our Sportresort get to experience extra special water sportshere. With the combination of rafting & canyoning in Tyrol, two outdoor adventures are packed into one. Thanks to the various difficulty levels an adventure holiday in Brixental has something for all the family. All ages get to experience intoxicating adrenaline rushes on, at and in the water.


What do I have to bring with me for rafting/canyoning?

Anyone planning a rafting or canyoning excursion will be issued with the requisite safety equipment as well as suitable clothing for their water sports adventure:

  • Wetsuit
  • Shoes
  • Helmet
  • Climbing equipment


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All you have to bring with you is bathing togs, an extra t-shirt, sports socks, functional undergarments, a bathing towel and shower gel, and a camera. Your Smartphone is best left in the hotel during this adventure.

How do I get from Das Hohe Salve Sportresort to rafting and canyoning adventures?


Our guests are collected direct at the hotel and then taken by bus to the start point

in Kössen. Always provided - a professionally trained guide.

unforgettable natural impressions in one of the loveliest river valleys in Austria.


How do I register for rafting / canyoning in Kössen?


Tours in a dinghy or canyoning from Kössen regularly take place on a Tuesday. Guests

staying in the Sportresort can register for this until Monday, 12.00 at Reception.

Taking part is available for everyone - young or old!


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