Outdoor & free time

Outdoor & free time

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One of the deepest caves in Austria

Drei Personen in Ausrüstung in der HöhleFrauenmauerhöhe, © Erlebnisregion Erzberg, picture: Klettner

The Frauenmauerhöhle is a 644m long cave under the 1827 m high Frauenmauer and a part of the Hochschwab massifs.

The unique cave has two exits and is part of the widely ramified Frauenmauer – Langstein – cave-system. The cave system is on a length well over 32 km discovered and counts with an altitude difference of close to 600 m to the deepest caves in Austria.

You reach the west entrance of Frauenmauerhöhle from Präbichl Passhöhe (walking time 4 hours) or from Gsollkurve from B 115, Eisenbundesstraße (walking time 2 hours).

Local cave guides are available every Saturday, Sunday and holiday from June 15th till September 15th.

Guiding times on the east entrance are at 12:00 and 14:00 o´clock and on the west entrance at 11:00 and 13:00 o´clock.

In bad weather no guided tours.

Stanglauer Günter +43 676 89815328
Hr. Gutjahr +43 664 9108777

Special guided tours and guided tours are also available on weekdays by telephone appointment.


 Tourismusverband Leoben
      Hauptplatz 3
      8700 Leoben
  +43 3842 48148


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