Sunday 18 October 2020

Wolfgangsee, Austria (Author: Immanuel Giel / / public domain / photo cropped by


The Wolfgangseelauf & Salzkammergut Marathon is held every year on the third Sunday of October at the Wolfgangsee, a 10.3km-long lake in the Salzkammergut region in Austria.

It's a popular running event that attracts approximately 5,000 entrants in four races:

Race distance Ascent, Descent Start area
5.2km +61m, -55m Strobl
10km +34m, -28m Gschwendt
27km +295m, -295m St. Wolfgang
+417m, -335m Bad Ischl


All races end in the resort of St. Wolfgang im Salzkammergut.


Map of the venue:


The 27km race is one lap around the Wolfgangsee.

The 42.2km marathon route takes the runners from the spa town of Bad Ischl to St. Wolfgang (15km) and then around the lake.


Number of finishers:

  • 2019:
    • 5.2km: 736
    • 10km: 1,793
    • 27km: 1,894
    • 42.2km: 228
  • 2018:
    • 5.2km: 954
    • 10km: 1,851
    • 27km: 1,843
    • 42.2km: 219


49. Wolfgangseelauf:


  • 18 October 2020 (Sunday)

Event website:


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