Rafting auf der Saalach in Lofer
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Action & water fun in Lofer

For a perfect camping summer holiday

Numerous sports and leisure activies on and in the water – from bathing & swimming to white water sports and fishing – await you at Camping Grubhof in Lofer, Salzburg. Get excited for a summer full of memories and enjoy the wild, romantic natural landscape of the Salzburg region to the fullest.

Bathing fun in & around Lofer

We can offer temperatures from 12° celsius in the crystal waters of our Kneipp footbaths to 36° celsius in the nearby thermal spa Rupertus Therme Bad Reichenhall.

Bathing fun in the river

Have you ever travelled down a mountain river on a lilo? Experience this adventure with us in the summer at Grubhof.

Please note that swimming in the river is only possible at low water and is at your own risk.

Thermal spa Bad Reichenhall

Just 30 km away from Camping Grubhof is the Rupertus-Therme in Bad Reichenhall with spa and family resort. As well as the action and fun-filled swimming pools, the Rupertus-Therme has an extensive sauna area with a huge offering of massage treatments.

Pools & natural bathing areas

Bathing fun for big and small can be found in close proximity to the campsite, either at the “Steinbergbad” outdoor pool in Lofer (2 km away from Grubhof) or the natural bathing area at Vorderkaser (3 km away).

Tip: Free entry to the Steinbergbad pool in Lofer with the Salzburger Saalachtal Card as often as you like in the holiday period from 1st July to 31st August.

Further bathing destinations/lakes near to the campsite

  • Pillersee 15 km
  • Thumsee 20 km
  • Ritzensee 25 km
  • Zell am See 35 km
  • Salzkammergut Lakes 50 km
Kajakfahrer auf der Saalach in Lofer
Campingplatz Grubhof an der Saalach vor traumhafter Bergkulisse
Luftaufnahme vom Campingplatz Grubhof direkt am Fluss in Lofer
Kinder beim Spielen im Wasser in der Saalach in Lofer
Rafting auf der Saalach in Lofer

Kayaking & rafting in Lofer | White water sports in Austria

Camping Grubhof lies right on the Saalach, a 103-kilometre long mountain river, which is popular with water sports enthusiasts. The Saalach Valley in Salzburg is known for its abundance of water, its wild gorges and ravines. The Salzburg Saalach Valley is a highlight for kajaking and rafting fanatics.

Kayak & rafting in Lofer

The Saalach is a paradise for kayakers. The river meanders around mighty alpine formations down into the valley and has carved out some very special routes along the way. There’s something for every skill level. Whether rafting, canyoning, hydrospeeding or white water SUP, the river offers every visitor a unique and exciting experience.

Advantages at Camping Grubhof for whitewater sports enthusiasts

Whitewater sports enthusiasts come together at Camping Grubhof. They have their own separate area on the river banks. In addition to our heated sanitary facilities, we also provide a drying room for canoeists and people with wet sports gear.

In July and August we invite Park Grubhof guests to try out whitewater sports.

Live image Saalach – Teufelssteg (Salzburg Saalach valley)

Interesting links for whitewater sports lovers