Further winter activities

In your family vacation in Wagrain-Kleinarl

In winter, there are also numerous off-piste activities for the whole family to be found in holiday paradise Wagrain-Kleinarl.

Discover scenic winter hiking trails, experience exciting sled rides or get to know the holiday region better on a ride in a horse-drawn sleigh. Enjoy building igloos with the kids, and experience a feeling of freedom with every step on a ski tour through the snow-covered winter landscape of the SalzburgerLand.

Experience diversity in your winter vacation in SalzburgerLand and discover Wagrain-Kleinarl away from the ski slopes.

Active in winter
  • Sledding
  • Winter & snowshoe hiking
  • Ice skating & ice stock
  • Snow biking & igloo building
  • Horse-drawn sleigh ride
  • Ski touring
Sledding

Winter fun in SalzburgerLand

In a winter vacation full of variety, fun and action, you shouldn’t miss out on a jolly sled ride. Take the family and treat yourself to a fun sled and toboggan ride in Wagrain-Kleinarl.

After a two-hour hike to the Kleinarler Hütte, enter the seven kilometers of natural sled run and enjoy the beauty of the Kleinarl mountains. Before the sledding action starts, the Kleinarler Hütte (Tel: +43 664 37 09 977) is the perfect place to get warm and refresh yourself.

Another all-time favorite for a joint sled ride is the 2.5 kilometer run at the alpine snack bar Ennskraxn (Tel: +43 64 18 304). This run is lit at night.

Winter hiking

Marvelous natural experiences in Wagrain-Kleinarl

The area around Wagrain-Kleinarl is perfect for enjoying the unique winter landscape on a hike on more than 20 kilometers of ploughed winter hiking trails.

On evening hikes through the glistening snow you will experience pure winter romance far from the hustle and bustle of the village.

Whether you prefer a casual walk in the valley or an excursion to one of the alpine huts is up to you. The weekly culture walk through Wagrain is the perfect opportunity to get to know the SalzburgerLand holiday region better. The marvelous winter hiking trails in Wagrain-Kleinarl are also perfect for active rounds of Nordic walking.

 

Snowshoe hiking

Enjoy nature away from the hustle and bustle

Step by step through the undisturbed, glistening snow: On a winter hike, you breathe fresh mountain air and feel completely free. Feel the pleasant silence away from the hustle and bustle and enjoy unforgettable holiday moments.

Our partners at team-works (Tel: +43 664 88 46 8298) are happy to help you with the planning of your tour. On guided half-day, all-day or multi-day tours, experienced guides will show you the most beautiful places of the Radstadt Tauern covered in deep snow.

The Skischule Kleinarl (Tel: +43 6418 431) ski school also offers guided snowshoe hikes to complete the winter experience.

Ice skating & ice stock

Fun on ice at the Flying Mozart Seilbahn

The ice rink at the valley station of the Flying Mozart cable car is definitely worth a visit during your winter vacation. The artificial ice rink (Tel: +43 664 73 195 512) is open daily from 2 p.m. until the evening hours in winter (floodlight available!). Ice skates for children and adults can be rented on site. Groups are kindly asked for prior notice.

In ice stock sport, the social aspect is the most important thing, however, if you wish to challenge your family in a duel or succeed in a guest tournament, dexterity and tactics are definitely of advantage.

Ice stock sheets in Wagrain-Kleinarl:

  • Markt Wagrain: Tue & Thurs 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (prior notice +43 664 522 04 23)
  • Schwaighof Wagrain: Wed 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (prior notice +43 664 461 78 05)
  • Sportzentrum Kleinarl (prior notice +43 664 42 64 979)
Ice rink 2016/2017 Price
Adults without SportweltCard 5,00
Adults with SportweltCard 4,20
Children 2,20
Ice skates rental 1,80
Horse-drawn sleigh rides

At a trot through the winter landscape of SalzburgerLand

Wrapped in cuddly blankets, you will experience romantic moments on a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the scenic winter landscape of Wagrain-Kleinarl. On the comfortable ride between mighty mountain peaks, the coachman will tell you more about the life, the story and the people of the holiday region. After reaching your destination, a hot tea or punch is already waiting for you at the cozy alpine hut.

Spend diverting hours with the Griesbauer (Tel: +43 6413 8539) or Fritzenwallner (Tel: +43 6418 402) families on a horse-drawn sleigh ride to the Jägersee natural reserve in your winter vacation in SalzburgerLand.

Snow biking & igloo building

Alternative winter fun in Wagrain-Kleinarl

For all those who love speed: A day on a snow bike brings a lot of action as well as a ton of fun into your winter vacation in Austria. Rent your snow bikes at Intersport Wagrain next to the “Roter 8er” cable car and start right into the downhill fun. Learn the right technique in a two-hour workshop for two or more persons. Prior notice is requested.

You always wanted to build a massive and weatherproof igloo? Our partners at team-works help you with the construction of a unique cave made of ice and snow. A fun experience for the whole family!

Ski touring

Delightful experience of nature in the Salzburg world of sports

For those who wish to enjoy their winter vacation far from the hustle and bustle, a ski tour to the Kleinarler Hütte, the Penkkopf, the Shuttleberg or the Törlstein may be the right choice. On the ascent up to the tour destinations you get closer to nature with every step and experience your winter vacation in a very unique and special way. After an exhausting ascent, treat yourself to some savory local delicacies and prepare for the downhill run.

On the slopes of the Bergbahnen Wagrain, ski touring is allowed during the opening hours from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Please note that the ascent is solely permitted on the edge of the slopes and behind one another. For safety reasons, dogs are not permitted on the slopes of Wagrain-Kleinarl.