The Styrian village of Turrach is located in the Upper Mur Valley in the Gurktal Alps, it is part of the Stadl - Predlitz municipality and belongs to Murau district. Turracher Höhe is in Carinthia and is part of Nockberge tourism area. Nockberge Biosphere Park is a protected nature reserve with a great variety of flora and fauna. Turrach is home to only 123 people, the total of the municipality's population amounts to 1688 inhabitants. Turrach Road leads from Predlitz to Turrach and Turracher Höhe. The pass links the Austrian provinces of Carinthia and Styria. The straight line distance to Salzburg province is only 15 km. The municipality’s highest point is Eisenhut, its peak is located at 2,441 m above sea level.