Winter in the Oetztal
Winter holidays in the Oetztal: activities
The Oetztal offers uncountable leisure activities for your skiing and winter vacation. The area is famous for its winter sports activities. Nevertheless the most popular one is without any doubt skiing. Everybody in the Oetztal loves this sport and a lot of people travel hundred of miles to get the same feeling, which locals get every single day! Skiing in the Oetztal is like paradise! But also Snowboarding is unbelivle in the Oetztal.
Therefor the Oetztal has great skiing resort, where numerous peoeple spend their holidays every year. The skiing resorts in Soelden, Obergurgl and Hochgurgl, Oetz, Vent, Niederthai, Gries and Kuehtai hold perfect conditions for skiing, ski touring, free skiing and snowboarding. Around the villages you can also finds many traditional huts and alpine inns.
There are special tracks with wayside inns partly offering food and drink from own produce for tobogganing excursions in the Oetztal and even lighted tracks for your toboggan run in the dark.
The Oetztal is a great area for cross country skiing in Austria, Tirol. The tracks around the valley are groomed regularly.
Get in contact with the nature and feel freedom. Winter Hiking in the Oetztal with or even without snow shoes in between of snowcovered trees. The atmosphere is amazing.
New trendsports in the Oetztal are - without any doubt - iceclimbing and ski mountaineering. In this sports you feel free and your dreams come true.
But the Oetztal is also well known for its off-piste program. Wether you love wellness or party; the Oetztal has so many offers after doing sport. There are also a lot of great Events during the Winter season; for example every year the best skiers of the entire world come and start their season. Everybody heard something of the FIS World Cup Ski Opening in Sölden. Be there.