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Winter activities in Lech

Winter sports Lech
Winter sports Lech
Winter sports Lech
Winter sports Lech

Cross-country skiing at Arlberg – ideal stamina sport

Cross-country skiing is like a fountain of youth for everyone.

It strengthens the cardiovascular system, improves the overall wellbeing, and is one of the most popular and healthiest winter stamina sports for young and old.

You can switch off and enjoy winter on the 23 km of varied cross-country tracks with different levels of difficulty in the Arlberg Region.  The access to the cross-country track is only a few steps from Hotel Antonius.

Glide over the snow and enjoy the breath-taking nature scenery while doing something for your body.

Lech cross-country routes - classic

  • Lech -  Zug: approx. 2.8 km
  • Guesthouse Omesberg – Zug: approx. 2.4 km
  • Zug – Älpele: approx. 3.5 km
  • Älpele - Tannläger - Älpele: approx. 8.0 km
  • High-alpine track "Gaisbühel" (demanding): approx. 2.0 km
  • NEW: Spullerswald forest trail: approx. 2.0 km
  • Zürs - Flexenpass - Zürs: approx. 4.0 km


Cross-country routes - skating

  • Zug – Älpele: approx. 3.5 km
  • Älpele - Tannläger - Älpele: approx. 8.0 km
  • Zürs - Flexenpass - Zürs: approx. 4.0 km
  • NEW: Spullerswald forest trail: approx. 2.0 km

Toboggan fun in Lech am Arlberg

Toboggan run Oberlech - Lech

The perfectly groomed toboggan run from Oberlech to Lech provides fun & pleasure for old and young. The route is spectacular and guarantees unforgettable sledging adventures. You can also sleigh at night time and enjoy the romantic flood-lit toboggan run.

Small ski bobs can be rented at the Oberlech cable cars or in sports shops.

Length of toboggan run: 1.2 km
Opening times: daily from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Tel: +43 (0)5583 2350-0

Ice-skating / Curling

Take a few rounds on the natural ice-skating rink in Zürs and enjoy the imposing natural scenery of the mountains, and enjoy your skiing holidays at Arlberg.
+43 (0)5583 2245

An air-conditioned ice-skating hall with a size of 300 m² and artificial ice is ideal for enjoying ice-skating or curling in case of bad weather.

Opening hours: Friday – Wednesday
Curling from 6 p.m.
Booking + 43 (0)5583 2104


The White Ring

The White Ring is the longest ski race in the world, and a highlight amongst the winter events in Lech and Zürs. The route leads skiers from Lech via Zürs and Oberlech back to Lech. This round tour with approx. 22 km of slopes and 5,500 metres of difference in altitude is not only a challenge for skiers, but also a pleasure, because they enjoy unmistakable panoramic scenery amidst the picturesque mountain world of Arlberg.


Winter romance

Winter hiking in Lech – discover the fairytale-like winter landscape at Arlberg

Pure winter romance…
Discover the 40 km of romantic snowy winter walks in and around Lech, enjoy the quietness, the beauties of nature, and experience the most beautiful side of Arlberg.
The fresh air, the glittering snow crystals, the fascinating scenery - 
a winter hike provides you with new and unforgettable impressions.

The most beautiful winter walking trails in Lech am Arlberg (total length about 40 km):

  • Lech - Zürs: approx. 5km
  • Oberlech / Tannegg - Kriegeralpe: approx. 3km
  • Höhenwanderweg "Gaisbühel": approx. 3km
  • Höhenwanderweg "Zug": approx. 1.5km
  • Lech - Zug: 2.8km
  • Zug - Älpele: 3.5km
  • Lech - Burgplateau via Spitzenegg (mountain): 1km
  • Lech - Burg - Burgblateau: 1km
  • Burgplateau - Schlössle: 0.5km
  • Schlössle - Tannegg - Schlosskopf: 0.5km
  • Lech - Stubenbach: 2km
  • Rüfikopf round trail: 2km
  • Zürs - Flexenpass: 2km




In addition to the traditional events in Lech am Arlberg

  • Winter start at Arlberg
  • Music fireworks in Zürs
  • The "White Ring" ski race
  • Wine and Firn
  • Oberlech Spring Festival

numerous other interesting events await you.

Horse-drawn carriages – through a snow-covered winter forest

Enjoy some beautiful moments in two on a traditional horse-drawn carriage. Get enchanted by the unspoiled winter landscape and get new impressions during a romantic outing on a horse-drawn carriage.

Afterwards you can warm up at the cosy fireplace with a cup of hot chocolate or mulled wine!

Winter hiking Lech
Winter hiking Lech
Winter hiking Lech
Winter hiking Lech