Rußbach am Paß Gschütt

Rußbach am Paß Gschütt is a municipality in the Hallein district in the Austrian state of Salzburg. It is famous for its amazing skiing and summer mountain biking tours and extensive network of hiking trails. It is a must-visit town in Austria and only 40 minutes by car from Salzburg. René Reschreiter is also known here as the person for anything carved out of wood.

Rußbach am Paß Gschütt
Tussen Russbach en Lindenthal, panorama foto2 2011-07-28 13.32.JPG
Coat of arms of Rußbach am Paß Gschütt
Coat of arms
Rußbach am Paß Gschütt is located in Austria
Rußbach am Paß Gschütt
Rußbach am Paß Gschütt
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°35′30″N 13°28′00″E / 47.59167°N 13.46667°E / 47.59167; 13.46667Coordinates: 47°35′30″N 13°28′00″E / 47.59167°N 13.46667°E / 47.59167; 13.46667
CountryAustria
StateSalzburg
DistrictHallein
Government
 • MayorKarl Huemer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total34.02 km2 (13.14 sq mi)
Elevation
813 m (2,667 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total767
 • Density23/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
5442
Area code06242
Vehicle registrationHA
Websitewww.russbach.salzburg.at

GeographyEdit

The municipality lies in the Rußbach valley, a tributary of the Lammer River in the Tennengau.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dauersiedlungsraum der Gemeinden Politischen Bezirke und Bundesländer - Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Einwohnerzahl 1.1.2018 nach Gemeinden mit Status, Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 9 March 2019.