In summer, the hostel is the starting point for Alpine walks. In winter, cross-country ski trails and winter hiking trails pass by the door; the ski slopes and toboggan runs are close at hand.
The youth hostel is located at the edge of the town, in a former quarry. The River Birs flows nearby, the forest and the nature reserve are close at hand.
The hostel lies in an idyllic, park-like setting and is the perfect base for fun-packed holidays. The competitive range of facilities with a host of different sports is perfect for activity-oriented persons.