In the winter ice-skating is fun for all members of the family – Karoli ice skating rink or Erlauzwiesel lake. Oberfrauenwald ski resort features tobogganing runs.
Oberfrauenwald ski resort is also popular among novice skiers and riders. Explore the stunning winter wonderland on a hiking or snowshoeing tour. X-country lovers enjoy the perfectly groomed trails through snowy scenery.
In the summer find some relief from the heat at one of the many swimming lakes: Karoli Lake boasts indoor and outdoor swimming pool, Mediterraneum, sauna and slides. Not far away you find Jandelsbrunn lake (drinking water quality), 20ha Rannasee lake (slides, beach volleyball, hiking, surfing, …), Freudensee lake (1,5km from Hauzenberg).
The Bavarian Forest is known to be a hiking paradise- Waldkirchen is starting point of many amazing hiking tours such as Saußbachklamm gorge, Erlauzwieseler See or "Goldener Steig".
The region features a vast bicycle net comprising family-friendly biking paths as well as challenging mountain biking trails. Adalbert-Stifter-trail is one of the most popular trails of the region.
Due to the good air quality Bavarian Forest is perfect for all sorts of outdoor activities, especially jogging and Nordic walking.
Poppenreut 18-hole golf course provides a golfing experience set against amazing scenery. Other activities include miniature golf, tennis, horse riding and lots more.