Alpengasthof Praxmar
+43 5236 212

We are on vacation until the end of May
but can be reached by phone and e-mail at any time or
+43 5236 212



Explore nature by foot

Discover the region by foot, at a fast or a more leisurely pace, in the spring summer or autumn: this is pure relaxation!

Hiking Trails 

Countless possibilities to explore the mountains are awaiting you in Sellraintal: well-marked trails will lead you past rustic alpine huts up to impressive summits.

We will provide you with an overview of the most worthwhile routes around Praxmar, compiled by family Melmer from Alpengasthof Praxmar. You’ll see: any passionate hiker will find just the right tour in Sellraintal – from a relaxed family hike to an adventurous climbing tour. Enjoy the mountains!

Praxmar - Hikers Paradise

In Praxmar you willl experience a  hiking holiday with all you can wish for:

  • Hiking equipment rental 
  • Map service for hikes and alpine mountain tours
  • Get-together for hikers
  • Individual tips from Luis Melmer himself
  • Guided hikes in the summer
  • themed hikes e.g. wildlife observation
  • Weather forecast

Tip: "Praxmarer Himmelbaum"

Enjoy a beautiful walk, where you can visit the sculpture "Himmelbaum" erected by Ferdinand Lackner. The sculpture was created from a 600-year-old stone pine tree and is a reminder of the people who lived, worked and designed the place in Praxmar in the past.

More information here.


The most beautiful hut hikes in Tyrol

Hike from alpine pasture to alpine pasture, from hut to hut

In the course of your hikes in the Sellrain Valley you will pass by countless huts which invite you to stop for refreshments and enjoy the atmosphere.

We know the most beautiful huts and will gladly give you tips for tours.

Here is an initial overview:

Praxmar - Satteljoch - Pforzheimer Hütte: walking distance: app. 5 hours, Weg Nr. 144
Praxmar – Roter Kogel – Potsdamer Hütte: walking distance: app. 5.5 hours, Weg Nr. 119
Lisens – Hochgrafljoch – Potsdamer Hütte: walking distance: app. 5 hours, Weg Nr. 35
Westfalenhaus – Zischgenscharte – Pforzheimer Hütte: walking distance: app. 5 hours, Weg Nr. 143 -
Westfalenhaus – Winnebachjoch – Winnebachseehütte: walking distance: app. 3 hours, Weg Nr. 141
Westfalenhaus – Längentaljoch – Amberger Hütte: walking distance: app. 4 bis 5 hours, Weg Nr. 137, Gletschertour!
Lisens – Horntaler Joch – Franz-Senn-Hütte: walking distance: ca. 5 hours, Weg Nr. 132


Alpengasthof Praxmar
Familie Melmer
Praxmar 8, 6184 St. Sigmund im Sellrain

Tel. +43 5236 212
Fax +43 5236 212-4