9. Schneeberg Trail

SEPTEMBER 26, 2020

Start time: 07:30


Starting point: Schneeberghalle Puchberg (center).

Contact: Gerhard Panzenböck +43 2636 3705; info@schneeberglauf.at

Accomodation: tourism office Puchberg +43 2636 2256



32 km, 2400 m climb, mostly on single trails, through forests up to the alpine terrain of Schneeberg.
From Schneeberghalle Puchberg (580 m) to final stop: rack railway station (Station Hochschneeberg 1800 m)


until August, 31: € 44,-

until September, 22nd (12:00 a.m.): € 54,- Only 175 starters are allowed, now the registration is no longer possible.

Registration on the day of the Race (26st of Sep.) is not possible!



Registration fee includes

• Fleece - blanket

• Finishermedal

  • new! Finisher Foto online after finishing the race with personal time

• Food and drinks along the track in the finish area (limited), Schneeberghalle after the race

• Transport of clothes

• Transport of athletes from the mountain only with masks


Prize money (and vouchers)

EURO 150,- best women and man

EURO 100,- 2nd best woman and man

EURO    50,- 3rd best woman and man





18.00 – 20.00 Bib distribution - Schneeberghalle Puchberg, Sticklergasse (Centar)



• 06:00 – 07:00: Bib distribution - Schneeberghalle Puchberg, Sticklergasse (Centar)

• until 07:30 Final chance to hand over clothes sack for transport up Schneeberg (at the start)

• 07.30: Start

• 14:30: Closing of Finish

• from 12:00: Transport of 175 athletes (first serve at registration -Trail): departure ticket, you get after the race in the railway station on Schneeberg (masks)

• 16:00: Prize giving ceremony: Pavillon im Kurpark


Classification Schneeberg Trail

M/W : 1981 – 2002

M/W 40: 1980 – 1971

M/W 50: 1970 and earlier


Obligatory Equipment

  • min. 500ml fluid bag / belt / bottle possibly fold-over bag
  • rescue blanket
  • rain jacket with a hood
  • Mobile phone (emergency number +43 664 4012294 must be saved, do not forget to charge!)
  • trail running shoes with sufficient profile
  • mask for the train
  • Drinking cups (no cups at the supply points)
    • Bad weather conditions: long pants, long sleeve shirt, hood, gloves
    Sticks are allowed and recommended

There are no cups at the supply stations!


Return transport

Return ticket (175 athletes, first serve at registration -Trail) is included in the entry fee with the Schneebergbahn. Tickets at the registration desk - Bib distribution in Schneeberghalle. (mask required for the train)


Clothes transport

Clothes bags can be handed out since 7:15 a.m. at the start.

The bags are made available by the organizer and transported to the destination at the old railway station "Hochschneeberg".



Covid 19: the Corona-concept has to be accepted


Fences etc. are not open, there are crossings etc. to be used.

It is necessary to follow the neon pink marking points and arrows on the course, in addition, in particularly confusing places, yellow marking tapes are attached. Disqualification in case of non-compliance of the given route.

The obligatory equipment must be carried over the entire course of the route. Backpack or waist belt, min. 500ml water, rescue cover, rain jacket, mobile phone.

In case of premature abandonment of the race participants are obligated to call the Infopoint in the starting area or an official catering station. The disposal of garbage along the route is strictly forbidden and is considered a disqualification; garbage can be disposed of at the catering stations.

Athletic fair behaviour against other participants and route personnel as well as all other persons along the route is a prerequisite.

First aid: Each participant is obligated to provide first aid to injured persons and to inform the nearest rescue post.

Instructions for the crew must be followed.

When using public roads, the general road traffic regulations must be strictly observed.


The following lead times must be observed:

Station Öhlerschutzhaus km14 / 10:00

Station Edelweißhütte km21 / 11:45

Station Klosterwappen km30 / 14:00

Closing time is 14:30 pm


When you drop off at the Edelweißhütte refreshment station, return transport by chairlift and taxi, departure to Puchberg at 11:30 a.m. from the valley station.