Cross-country skiing, ski touring and snowshoeing are winter sports in which endurance and experiencing nature play the main roles.
That peace and quiet when you are the first on the cross-country trail, the first to conquer the mountain on touring skis, the first to grab your snowshoes in the early morning: you can only experience that with these quiet winter sports that make their grand entrance in Galtür. 74 km of trails for classic and free technique are available to cross-country skiing fans, ski tourers and snowshoe hikers are spoilt for choice with all the possibilities.
Winter sports very gently
Winter sports are a top priority in Galtür. However, this does not mean that nature takes a back seat; Galtür is a winter sports resort with foresight: it is clear to the population that the intact village must be preserved in an intact natural environment. This was also taken into account when developing the Silvapark Galtür ski area.
Experience variety on the slopes and in fun parks and perfect infrastructure and care for children from the age of 2.
The Silvapark Galtür is a ski area for the whole family and in addition to the piste paradise with 40 km of perfectly groomed slopes, it also offers an action park, the adventure land and hero's kingdom with fun park and adventure trails for skiing and snowboarding.
Children from the age of 2 feel right at home in the Zwergerlwelt with the best infrastructure and optimal supervision. And everyone, big and small, will be delighted with the numerous opportunities to stop for a bite to eat and enjoy the winter.
How about a game of curling with the whole family? A few rounds, games of catch or pirouettes at the ice rink? Or do you want to fly high and watch the winter hustle and bustle from the air while paragliding or hang gliding? For all these sporting activities you will find the best infrastructure here in Galtür. And even if you prefer to be romantic and let the winter wonderland pass you by while sitting on a horse-drawn sleigh, we have the perfect offer for you.
What a paradise for winter sports! Both skiers and snowboarders love Ischgl for its infinite number of on- and off-piste options.
The ski resort Ischgl-Samnaun takes you up to more than 2,800 metres above sea level and has 239 km of perfectly groomed slopes on an area of 5,15 square kilometres. Freestyle skiers and boarders will spend hours in the action park, the vast number of off-piste-options turn the mountains around Ischgl into a playground for freeriders.
You can also make tracks in the snow during endurance winter sports, for example cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or on a ski tour.
Additionally, these kinds of sports do combine fitness with unforgettable outdoor experiences. So what about turning you back on the cable cars and chair lifts for a while and exploring the peaks of the Silvretta on touring skis and ski skins or on snowshoes?
Close to the ski resort of the Silvretta Arena you can find ski tours for every degree of experience and ability, numerous courses and guides to accompany you. A vaste range of snowshoeing options, 60 km of winter hiking paths and 73 km of cross-country skiing trails complete the fantastic offer of winter sports facilities beyond the slopes.
Also for families and kids, Ischgl has many options ready: on the slopes you can find outstanding ski schools and perfect conditions for the youngest ski stars such as various bunny slopes, and of course there are several other options youngsters love. What about going to the ice skating rink or some night-time tobogganing and starting your sliding adventure under the stars on more than 2,000 metres above sea level?
This is the place where party people from all over the world meet! Where do you want to party? What about some après-ski in mountain lodges up on the slopes or down in the valley, spectacular concerts at the Idalp 2,230 metres above sea level or the never-ending party nights in the bars, clubs and discos of Ischgl?
Twelve of the very best ski resorts of the alps are within a distance of 55 kilometres of Landeck, such as Ischgl, Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis or St. Anton am Arlberg and Lech/Zürs.
Additionally, the slopes of the Gourmet Ski Resort Venet on the local mountain of Landeck are just around the corner and will enchant you with 22 km of perfectly groomed slopes as well as spectacular views of the Ötztal Alps, the Lechtal Alps and the peak of the Zugspitze.
Winter hikes are just wonderful
Explore Landeck and its surroundings on foot - also in Winter.
The snow is glittering in the winter sun and scrunching under your hiking boots, the air smells fresh and clear: a winter hike really is a very special experience.
Take a hike through snowy forests, enjoy the good visibility of clear winter days and explore the town and the surrounding area on the varied winter hiking paths!
Trudging through the fresh snow with your snowshoes, reaching a peak on touring skis and leaving lonely tracks in the snow when skiing downhill - experiences like these will make you feel so closely connected with nature.
Landeck presents so many ways of enjoying the fantastic combination of sports and outdoor experiences. Snowshoeing and ski touring are winter sports that allow you close contact to nature.