Fascinating facts about the the gorge in Kaprun


The Sigmund Thun Klamm at a glance

Where tremendous glaciers once covered the land, today one of Austria’s most astonishing spectacles of nature awaits amazed visitors. The gorge in Kaprun combines breathtaking beauty with mystical scenery and experiences that leave lasting memories. Are you already familiar with the Klammsee Reservoir of Kaprun? And do you know what the winter closure is all about? Immerse yourself in the special world of the Sigmund Thun Klamm!


Fascinating facts from the gorge

The gorge: The rock lift of the Kaprun gorge was populated as early as 4,000 years ago. Learn more about the development of this world of marvels.

The Klammsee: A brief walk around the Klammsee Reservoir Kaprun neatly caps off your gorge hike.

Bürgkogel: The popular hiking destination has been populated since the Bronze Age. Sturdy shoes are a must for this trail.

Winter closure: The Sigmund Thun Klamm gorge closes down in winter. We tell you why.


We invite you on a foray through this awe-inspiring destination and gladly assist you in case of questions, requests or suggestions.

Regentag in der Sigmund Thun Klamm

We are closed

Due to the winterly conditions, our gorge is already in its winter break. See you next year.