The Alpenland Sporthotel and the SalzburgerLand offer plenty of space for relaxing and active hours.


Majestic peaks, lush meadows, untouched forests and nature at its best - a paradise for every hiking lover. The mountains around Sankt Johann im Pongau offer a variety of opportunities to spend a great hiking holiday: short hikes with moderate climbs, long and demanding tours or relaxing high-altitude walks. The location of our hotel, makes the Alpenland Sporthotel the ideal base for all hikers. We give you valuable route tips and are happy to help you with further information for a successful hike.


Guided walks
Together with our guide you will explore the nearby mountains and pastures. Enjoy the magnificent view and treat yourself to a snack in one of the rustic huts.


Sankt Johann im Pongau is the ideal starting point for your holiday by bike. Be it with the e-bike, or road bike, the variety of different tours is sure to suit everyone. One of the most beautiful bike paths in Austria is certainly the Tauern bike path. It leads from Krimml via Sankt Johann and Salzburg to Passau. We organize a weekly bike tour along a section of this bike path, from St. Johann to Werfen, including a visit to the castle Hohenwerfen.


Many other tours, from easy to challenging, can be found in the surroundings of Sankt Johann: easy bike rides, ideal for families and leisure cyclists, as well as demanding and condition-intensive road bike trails for professionals.


The courts are available to our guests daily for a small fee. In addition, our fitness trainer gives a free lesson once a week to all tennis beginners. Learn how to handle ball and racket under the supervision of our coach.

And much more...

Of course you can also do many other sports in St. Johann. How about golf, swimming, rafting, paintball or paragliding? During your stay with us you will not be bored! We are here to give you helpful tips for an unforgettable stay with us in the Alpenland Sporthotel.


On a ski holiday with us in St. Johann every skier will find the challenge and relaxation he is looking for. Top snow, lots of sunshine and the best mountains promise a wonderful winter holiday. Whether skiing, or snowboarding - here you will feel good. 44 modern lifts take you from Alpendorf via Wagrain to Flachau. The ski area offers a total of 120 kilometers of pistes and a perfect mix of slopes of different levels of difficulty. The rustic huts and mountain restaurants also guarantee a cozy stop.

Ski rental
We offer a ski rental directly in the hotel through Intersport.


You should not miss a ride on one of our natural toboggan runs. The toboggan run Hahnbaum is within walking distance of the hotel. Take a leisurely walk up to the start or take the easy chairlift.

Natural toboggan run "Hahnbaum"

  • about 3.5 km long    

  • partially illuminated and car-free


Natural toboggan run Alpendorf

  • about 1.5 km long

  • partially illuminated and car-free

Cross Country Skiing

Sankt Johann im Pongau is part of the Salzburg Sportwelt. This consists of a trail network of over    220 km. In Sankt Johann there are 3 well groomed trails available.


Trail "Plankenau"

  • Length: about 7 km
  • Difficulty: easy


Trail "Alpendorf"

  • Length: about 4 km
  • Difficulty: easy


Trail „Obergassalm“ at 1,600 m above sea level

  • Length: about 3 km
  • Difficulty: medium

St. Johann Alpendorf Web Cam

Get an idea of the current weather conditions and snow conditions in the St. Johann ski area.