... as an alternative to skiing
Winter hiking is gaining popularity not only among non-skiers but also as an alternative to skiing.
Discover picturesque places in the Wildschönau Valley on 40km of well-groomed winter hiking trails. Choose a guided winter hike or go it alone.
Take in the Wildschönau Valley's beautiful nature as you hike past picture-perfect mountain farms, through the dreamlike wintry countryside or on the mountain. You will find fascinating views no matter which trail you choose. Winter hiking is an ideal sport for families to discover the Wildschönau Valley in Tyrol on foot. Winter hiking, skiing or tobogganing - spend your next family holiday at the Hotel Talhof in the Wildschönau Valley and discover Tyrol's beauty.
The Wildschönau Valley has plenty of great winter hiking trails.
A few suggestions:
- Niederau to Penningdörfl
- Oberau to Roggenboden
- Winter hiking paradise Schönanger in Auffach
- Thierbach is always worth a visit
- Night hikes on the lit Franziskusweg trail between Niederau and Oberau
There are plenty of great places to rest and eat along the way.
Hiking enthusiasts shouldn't miss an opportunity to try snowshoe hiking. Moving around in the clear, healthy Wildschönau air and the solitude of the Tyrolean Alps makes snowshoe hiking a unique outdoor experience.
The Tourist Board offers weekly guided easy and moderate "trapping tours".