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The pony meadow in the nature reserve Gontal

The adventure trip for the whole family at Katschberg

A visit at the pony meadow in Gontal may not be missing during your summer or autumn holiday. For all horse and pony fans there is the chance to stroke and groom the ponies and horses, and also take a ride with them.

Beside the pony riding there are also the following highlights available at the pony meadow:

  • a childrens zoo
  • a panorama hiking route together with the kids
  • a pony kneipp basin
  • a playground for the kids
  • an observing point for the ponies
  • Fridolin, the donkey

The pony meadow at the Pritz hut is around 4km away from the centre of Katschberg village and easily reachable via the hiking route 20 (around 1 hour) or the horse-drawn carriages.

Reaching the pony meadow by a horse-drawn carriage

The hut Pritzhütte at Katschberg is a popular destination for relaxed hikes together with the family in summer, but also can be reached by horse-drawn carriages - the “Ponyalmexpress”. A very special holiday experience for the whole family!

The nature reserve Gontal at Katschberg

Not only the pony meadow is a special destination at the nature reserve Gontal, it is also the starting point for several hiking trails to different summits of the Salzburger Lungau. During summer and autumn you can also visit various traditional events in Gontal during Bauernherbst season - the Katschberger HoamArt.