Trail Running Calendar Austria 2024-2025

Welcome to our comprehensive guide for trail running events in Austria for 2024-2025! Here you'll find a carefully curated selection of 67 impressive trail runs across the picturesque Austrian landscape. Whether you are an experienced runner or a newcomer to the trail running community, our calendar offers numerous opportunities to actively experience the natural beauty of this country.

Austria, with its majestic Alps and idyllic landscapes, is a paradise for every trail runner. From the vibrant alleys of Vienna, the historic streets of Graz, the cultural treasures of Salzburg, to the stunning mountain panoramas of Innsbruck – each city offers its unique running routes and events. Discover the pulsating energy of Linz or be enchanted by the scenic backdrop of Klagenfurt on Lake Wörthersee.

Whether you're searching for a specific location or simply browsing through our extensive list, let yourself be inspired by the upcoming races.

The Stanzer Windheimat Trail Run is a challenging race that takes place annually in Stanz im Mürztal. The course for the 2023 run spans approximately 47 kilometers and includes around 1900 meters of elevation gain. The trail starts at the Sport- und Kulturhalle Stanz and leads participants through v..

The Holzhausner Autumn Run is a popular running event that will take place on September 22, 2024. The competition starts and ends at the ASH sports center and offers various distances for participants of all age groups. These include a fun run of 5.3 km as well as several children's and youth runs w..

The Ötscher Trail is a running competition that takes place in Lackenhof, Austria. There are various distances to choose from, including 5.1 km, 52 km, 16.4 km, 10.2 km, and 24 km. The event spans three days and also offers special categories such as the Ötscher Trail Hero and the Ötscher Trail King..

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The Alpin Team Trail offers two route options: K23 with 1,523 meters of elevation gain and 23 kilometers, and K50 with 3,450 meters of elevation gain and 52 kilometers. These routes are considered the perfect introduction or challenge for trail runners. The winners of the last event were top-tier at..

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The Kalkkögel Trail is a running competition in the "Northern Tyrolean Dolomites" and offers two main routes: the Marathon Run K42 with 42 km and 2700 meters of elevation gain, and the K16 with 16 km and 900 meters of elevation gain. The K42 route circles the Stubai Seven Summit peak and finishes in..

October 2024

The "Tour de Tirol" is a three-day running event in Söll, Tyrol, that includes various races. These include the overall start over 75 km, the Söller Zehner (10 km), the Kaisermarathon Söll (42 km), the Pölven Trail (23 km), as well as children's and youth races. The event attracts runners from all o..

The Danube Trail Wachau is a unique outdoor experience taking place on October 5, 2024, in Krems an der Donau. Participants can choose between four distances: 10 km, 24 km, 34 km, and 56 km, depending on their personal fitness and challenge level. The run is non-competitive and promotes a spirit of ..

The Höhenweg Trophy Wildschönau is a running and hiking competition that will take place for the second time on October 12, 2024. The event starts at the valley station of the Markbachjochbahn in Niederau and leads over several peaks and alpine pastures to the Schönangeralm. There are two route opti..

The Kreuzbergl Run will take place on Saturday, October 14, 2023, and offers various course lengths, including a 16 km trail, a 10 km trail, and a 10 km Nordic Walking. The start is at 9:30 am at the Naturfreunde Boulderhalle in Klagenfurt. Further information is available on the organizer's website..

The Blasenstein Trail, also known as the 3rd Austrian Rheumalis Run, is a running competition in St. Thomas that will take place on October 13, 2024. The event includes four different races: the challenging Blasenstein Trail covering 11.9 km, the shorter Fun Trail covering 5.1 km, the Team Trail whe..

The Salzburg Trailrunning Festival will take place from October 11 to 13, 2024, in Salzburg, Austria. It offers various distances for runners of all skill levels, including a night run along the Salzach River, panoramic trails with breathtaking views, and challenging mountain runs. The festival prom..

The Vienna Trail Run is a trail running event that takes place through the autumnal Vienna Woods and offers various route options: the Light Trail (7.5 km, 300 meters elevation gain), the Classic Trail (15.1 km, 550 meters elevation gain), and the Power Trail (23.8 km, 1,000 meters elevation gain). ..

November 2024

The Kürnberg Trail Run is a trail running event organized by ALOHA SPORT, taking place in the Kürnberg Forest in Leonding, near Linz. It offers three different courses: the Light Trail (approximately 6 km), the Classic Trail (approximately 16 km), and the Power Trail (23 km). The event invites runne..

The "Wien Rundumadum" is a trail run and ultramarathon designed as an experience run rather than a competition. The focus is on the joy of running and the experience of nature. The event offers various distances, including 130 km, 88 km, 61 km, and 42 km, for both individual participants and relay t..

December 2024

The Advent Run Tulln is a running event that takes place on December 1, 2024, at Aubad Tulln and is part of the "Danube Region Runs" series. The event offers various running competitions for all age groups and fitness levels, ranging from a 1 km run to a marathon. Nordic walking is also included in ..

January 2025

The MOUNTAINMAN Wintertrail in Mittersill-Kitzski offers a unique experience for trail runners and winter hikers in the Kitzbühel Alps. With five route lengths ranging from 6 to 42 km, which pass through snow-covered trails and picturesque alpine pastures, there is something for everyone. The event ..

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March 2025

The Linz24 Donautrail is an outdoor adventure run that takes hikers, Nordic walkers, and runners along the most beautiful routes in and around Linz. The competition offers various distances, ranging from 12 to 100 kilometers, and is aimed at anyone seeking a personal challenge and wanting to enjoy n..

May 2025

The Hausruck Challenge is a running competition in Geboltskirchen, Austria, that takes participants through the picturesque Hausruckwald forest. The main course covers 26.2 kilometers and can be completed either individually or as part of a team. There are also shorter distances available, such as t..

The Austria Backyard Ultra - Loosdorf Trail will take place in Bubendorf from Saturday 10 May 2025 to Monday 12 May 2025.

The Semmering Adventure Trailrun is an exciting trail running competition in the Eastern Alps, offering participants breathtaking views and challenging routes. The event includes various distances ranging from 4 km to 28 km, as well as a 6-hour endurance challenge. The courses traverse three peaks a..