“I spin as often as possible”

"i spin as often as i can"

Sheep often populate the meadows and alpine pastures in the Tennengau. They wear white, gray, brownish or white and black woolen “coats”. Maria Kronreif from Abtenau, who is over 80 years old, spins fine wool from the warming fleece of the four-legged friends. From it Lammertal women knit hoods, socks and mittens. Maria is a […]

Alphorn players from Annaberg: They have sounds!

Alphorn blowers from annaberg: they sure have sounds!

Alphorn and Annaberg – a success story It is usually between three and four meters long, made of wood and emits a very special sound. Actually, one would rather expect the alphorn in the Swiss mountains, however, it is also used in the Lammertal. Some members of the Trachtenmusikkapelle Annaberg play this instrument, which is […]

Five really quiet places in the Tennengau region

Five really quiet places in the tennengau region

Listening into the silence “ Silent night, holy night “, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary, many interesting lectures, events and information will trace the most famous Christmas carol and its composer Franz Xaver Gruber and poet Joseph Mohr. Besides numerous facts worth knowing about the song, however, it is the silence that interests […]

HayART Festival “Making Of


Craft fever for the HayART Festival This year’s HayART Festival in Abtenau is already in the starting blocks, everyone is already looking forward to the event in the Bauernherbst in SalzburgerLand! It’s hard to believe that every year new ideas are created and such great hay figures are made! Many clubs and businesses have decided […]

ALL (ALM)CHEESE! Big GenussMarkt in Abtenau

Almkase solid lackner

Tennengauer Almkäse Festival for the 5th time That was Kulinarik Pur at the GenussBauernhof Zur Sonnleit`n last Sunday in Abtenau. There was so much on offer at the 5th Tennengauer Almkäse Fest that it’s hard to sum it up in a few words. A try: regional, quality, tradition & coziness. Yes, that’s how I would […]