Saalfelden Leogang

Saalfelden Leogang

A region and its stories. About sports heroes, specialities, tips and the unique life between limestone mountains and the Ritzensee lake.

Articles by this author

  1. The "Schoatnhex": Wood carver Lisa Hirschbichler

    We follow the sound of chainsaws through the tranquil neighborhood in Saalfelden until we see sawdust spraying out of a shed. It is a woodworking shop. There we find the "Schoatnhex" of Saalfelden Leogang: Lisa Hirschbichler. The Saalfelden native...
  2. 50 Jahre Leoganger Bergbahnen

    50 years ago, 11 people from Leogang showed pioneering spirit and laid the foundation for winter tourism in our region: the construction of the Leoganger Bergbahn in 1971. The special thing about this story: The whole thing was not financed by loans...
  3. On the road with the future: our experience with the EQV from Mercedes-Benz

    Energy mobility has become a topic on which everyone has an opinion. Some are skeptical, others praise it as THE sustainable solution for the future, and still others dismiss the topic as a fad. But what is it really like to have an "electric car"...
  4. Hiking through the decades

    He was one of the first hiking guides ever in Saalfelden Leogang - and is still on the way. With pleasure. But there is one thing Edi sometimes doesn't quite understand.