Winter im Zillertal
The ultimate destination for all active winter sports enthusiasts
The Zillertal is the ultimate destination for all active winter sports enthusiasts. Period. 179 cable lifts and gondolas and a whopping 515 kilometers down the ski slopes between 630 m and a staggering 3,250 m of altitude make
any skiing and snowboarding afficionado feel like a kid in the candy factory! Virgin deep snow slopes, surreal carving drives, challenging mogul fields, the steepest slopes in all of Austria, and glacial exploration are among the most spectacular attractions. Fun parks and halfpipes make snowboarders‘ and freeskiers‘ eyes sparkle. As a fallback option, 74% of the skiing slopes in the Zillertal come with artificial snow-making facilities. A comprehensive, minutely organized, and free-of-charge skiing bus network connects the individual skiing areas for quick access and maximum convenience. Waste no time looking for parking space! It‘s also an ideal destination for the whole family: expert child care for ages 0-7 is available right at the mountain stations. Add to that numerous kids‘ clubs, kids‘ parks including kids‘ training grounds and skiing lessons, and it‘s clear a vacation in the Zillertal with the whole family is a great experience for everyone! Ranging from five-star skiing lodges offering luxury services and amenities, through rustic feasts at authentic mountain shelters, to laid-back apr.s-ski bars & clubs, every single meter of altitude has got something special in store. It‘s this vast scope of offerings combined with the incredible beauty of the landscape and the unmatched sense of freedom when racing down these majestic mountains that lets the Zillertal rank among the most popular skiing destinations in the world!
THE ZILLERTAL SUPER SKI PASS
1 skiing pass for 2 to 21 days, covering the entire Zillertal, from 630 to 3,250 meters! The Zillertal Super Ski Pass grants you convenient access to all cable lifts and gondolas throughout the Zillertal – no cardpunching involved. It‘s your ticket for unrestricted skiing, snowboarding and carving fun on all of the 515 kilometers down-slope. The pass is valid between 2 and 21 days, and available at all valley stations of the Zillertaler cableways.
FREERIDING The extensive Freeride paradise with the finest powder and untouched powder snow doesnt only promise the feeling of pure freedom
Halfpipes & fun parks The Zillertal has got plenty in store for snowboarders. A number of halfpipes and fun parks offer fun, action, and spectacular jumps! Further details at: www.zillertal.at/snowparks
SLEDDING FUN and lodge parties! How about a folksy sledding session? 14 sledding tracks with a whopping total length of 45 km invite you to have a go at this tremendous doublerunners fun! Warning: it‘s addictive! In the unlikely case you do manage to tear yourself away from it after hours, cozy authentic mountain chalets await you with freshly prepared traditional fare and a musical accompaniment to match! For additional details, please visit www.zillertal.at
SKIING SCHOOLS Getting ready for the fun! With the aid of the expert skiing coaches of the Zillertal, virtually anyone can conquer the slopes! Get accustomed to your snowboard, learn the parallel turn, how to do cross-country efficiently, then review your performance on video. And of course: enjoy the wonderful cozy Tyrolean hospitality that‘s present everywhere, the skiing schools included.
CROSS-COUNTRY TRAILS IN THE ZILLERTAL
Tourism association Trail altitude Length
“Erste Ferienregion” 522 - 1,800 m 53 km
Zell-Gerlos, “Zillertal Arena” 580 - 1,640 m 41.5 km
Mayrhofen-Hippach 590 - 1,000 m 34 km
Tux-Finkenberg 1,300 - 1,500 m 28 km
The trails are marked on the town maps of the respective areas. These maps are available at the local tourism associations as well as at the “Zillertal Tourismus GmbH”.