Almkäserei Schnitzhofalm

Alpine cheese dairy at the Postalm

We announce:

ÖFFNUNF Almhütte: 25 Juni / nur Käseverkauf

The Schnitzhof Alm is a more than 400 year old alpine hut in a wonderful area of the Postalm, between the Strobl am Wolfgangsee lake and the Abtenau valey. For several centuries, the Schnitzhofer family has been farming here. At the Schnitzhofalm we run our Schnitzhof Almkäserei alpine dairy where we make, serve and sell our mountain Almkäse cheese. The pastures of the Postalm plateau are a hiker's paradise and a popular place for lovers of mountaineering and via ferratas.

Opening hours

The Alm is operated only in the summer!
Mon Closed
Tue — Sun 10.00 — 18.00
We kindly ask larger groups to Register first
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Interior photo
Photo from the dairy
Photo from the dairy

What our Alm has to offer

  • Alpské občerstvení

    Alm is open to all visitors and offers refreshments and sale of our mountain Almkäse cheese.

  • Cheese tasting

    Cheese tasting for groups with a guided tour of the farm upon request

  • Overnight stay at the Postalm

    We will be happy to provide you with information about overnight accommodation upon request

Our farm's produce

At Schnitzhofalm, we prepare products in the traditional way. You can taste and buy our delicacies here, have them for breakfast or take them with you on a trip.

Photo of the cheese

Cheese varieties

  • Berg- und Schnittkäse – mountain cheese
  • Frischkäse – a freash cheese from pastures

Tourist information

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Postalm area

The Postalm, where our alpine cheese dairy is located, is a great place for hiking. It lies near Strobl on Wolfgangsee and is surrounded by many historical sights - Hallstat, Bad Ischl, St. Wolfgang, Wolfgangsee, Schafbergbahn and many more. In addition to hiking, the area is interesting also for climbers, who will find the Postalmklamm via ferrata here.

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Abtenau is a convenient place for both active and passive relaxation in the spirit of the local motto "movement — rest — enjoyment". Experience walkthrough of the city, hiking, cycling, canyoning, rafting or paragliding. Numerous toboggan runs are also in the immediate vicinity. The Lammertal valley is particularly known for their riding horses.

Arrange your visit

If you are interested in our offer, would like to arrange a visit or if you have any further questions, please let us know using the form below

We speak german and english.

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