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Lake Gosau

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  • Water temperature: 10° (Report dated 07.10.2019 - 08:30 )
The Lake Gosau is a small mountain lake, embedded in beautiful nature with a view of the Dachstein!




This small mountain lake, which has a preservation order, has been made famous not only because of its outstanding natural beauty, but also because of its clear, cold water which is suitable as drinking water.


Because of its purity, the water provides perfect living/breeding conditions for numerous species of fish.


Nestling amongst the highest mountains of the Salzkammergut, the lake is one of the most photographed sights in the region. The world traveller and naturalist Alexander Freiherr von Humboldt was overwhelmed by the beauty of thelake and its crowning glory - the "mighty towers of the Dachstein", and described it in his works as "the eye of God".


Experience a 360° panorama tour over Lake Gosau…

Contact

Lake Gosau
Gosau
4824Gosau

Phone: +43 5 95095-20
Fax machine: +43 5 95095-74
E-Mail: gosau@dachstein-salzkammergut.at
Web: www.dachstein-salzkammergut.at

Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
Gosauseestraße 5
4824 Gosau

Phone: +43 5 95095-20
E-Mail: gosau@dachstein-salzkammergut.at
Web: www.dachstein-salzkammergut.at

We speak the following languages

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water report:

Report dated:
07.10.2019 - 08:30
Water temperature:
10°

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You can visit the Lake Gosau all the year. Because of the danger of avalanches, the loop tour is closed in the wintermonths.

Arrival

Elevation

937m

Accessibility / arrival

by car
from Salzburg:

motorway exit Golling - Abtenau, Russbach, Gosau
Gosau: after the "Pass Gschütt" junction turn right onto the "Gosausee Landstraße", after approx. 7 km you will reach the car park at the Lake Gosau.

from Linz:
motorway exit Regau - Gmunden, Bad Ischl, Bad Goisern, Gosau
Gosau: at the "Pass Gschütt" junction drive straight ahead onto the "Gosausee Landstraße", then after approx. 7 km you will reach the parking lot at the Lake Gosau.



by bus (irregular on Sundays):
from Bad Ischl: bus in direction to "Gosausee" (Lake Gosau)
from Rußbach: bus in direction to Gosau, at the terminus change to bus in direction to "Gosausee" (Lake Gosau)




Parking

  • Parking space: 400
  • Parking area for disabled: 4
  • Bus parking space: 4

Parking fees

no parking fees

Travelling by public transport

Route planner for independent travellers

Suitability

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)
  • Suitable for pushchairs
  • Pets allowed
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter

Sports

  • Swimming / bathing
  • Diving / scuba

  • other water sports: hiking

Accessibility

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Lake Gosau
Gosau

The Lake Gosau is a small mountain lake, embedded in beautiful nature with a view of the Dachstein! This small mountain lake , which has a preservation order, has been made famous not only because of its outstanding natural beauty, but also because of its...