The Schellenberger ice cave is located at1570 meters. Ideally, the visitors hikeup early in the seasion, after opening the ice cave. You can reach the entrance from starting in the valley or make a long hike from the mountain station of the cable car. As earlier you visit the cave in the spring as more ice is in theSchellenberger ice cave. The cave tours takes about 45minutes (depending on the season).
Please, you must bedressed warmly. Temperatures in the cave
are partly below zero.So don´t forget the warm clothings even in the summer!!
Track to the Ice cave:
Between the village Marktschellenberg and the border toAustria, on the B 305, you will find a small, free car park for the Schellenberger ice cave. Here, close to the historical "boarder tower",the challenging climb begins on a good path. Throught shady forests you will reach the treeline in about 1,5h to 2 hours. Above you will have a magnificentview of the Untersberg and theToniLenz Hut (1.450m). From this point it´s a other good hour. From there it's only 20 minutes to Schellenberger ice cave.
From the cave entrance to the Thomas Eder path which opens up in bold lines(by 4 tunnels) the vertical rock edge to Mittagsscharte. Above the Mittagsscharteyou can choose to the right in direction Salzburg Hochtron (1853m) or to themountain station of the cable car back, or left to Störhaus (3 hours).
Detail-information about the ice cave:
The tours will take about 40 minutes
Do not forgett the warm clothing!!
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