Winter experiences

Active in the Ötztal

Cross-country skiing

Glide through the snow-covered landscape on perfectly groomed trails - in Sölden, 3 cross-country skiing routes, in classic and skating style, will delight ambitious amateur runners and demanding athletes. In the entire Ötztal, fans of Nordic sports can enjoy around 144 kilometers of groomed cross-country trails with challenges for all skill levels.

Snowshoeing & winter hiking

Sölden not only inspires its hikers in summer, numerous routes also invite you to be active in winter. On almost 50 kilometers of cleared and signposted winter hiking trails, you can walk in warm winter boots or with snowshoes through snow-covered forests and over snow-covered meadows - get to know the Ötztal from its most beautiful side


A fun sleigh ride in Sölden turns every winter holiday in the Ötztal into an unforgettable experience for young and old. The new 7.3 km long and illuminated toboggan run, which leads from the middle station of the Gaislachkoglbahn to Sölden, is one of the longest runs in Austria and promises a lot of fun even after dark on the weekly toboggan evening.

Ski touring

Get up close and personal with the impressive mountains and experience limitless freedom - away from the busy slopes, numerous ski tours of all levels of difficulty attract demanding alpinists to the rear of the Ötztal. Start your ski tour from Sölden, dive into the seemingly endless white backcountry and make your first tracks in untouched deep-snow slopes

Ice skating & Bavarian curling

Surrounded by majestic mountain giants, big and small ice princesses and ice princes do their laps on the ice rink in Sölden. The atmospheric lighting in the evening creates a special ambience. Do you want a little more action? Then an exciting hockey match with family or friends is just the thing - put your marksmanship to the test with ice stock sport.