Winterholiday without skiing – is that possible?

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The offers of our trend sports center

Our trendsports center also offers non-classic skiers a wide range and various options for enjoying the snowy winter landscape. Is winterholiday without skiing possible? The answer is yes!

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1. Snowshoe hiking: Explore the magical nature in winter with snow shoes

Accompanied by our experienced hiking guides/ski instructors, you will discover the beautiful, snow-covered landscapes of the region. In our weekly trendsports program we offer 2 different snowshoe hiking tours.

Start with the 1.5 hour tour on Tuesday and get the feeling how to use and handle the equipment and how to “run in” comfortably. Towards the end of the week we offer a longer snowshoe hiking tour of around 3 to 3.5 hours. Along the mountain ridge and surrounded by a breathtaking landscape, you walk together with the ski instructor from Hochzeiger to Sechszeiger. This snowshoe tour is also possible with a medium fitness level.

The snowshoes are included in the price of the tours and you get them at the meeting point – our trendsport center. All you need is waterproof shoes (at least ankle-high), ski or hiking poles and clothing appropriate to the weather.

Please don’t forget the sunscreen and wearing sunglasses to protect your eyes.

The movement in the snowy landscape and the fresh air ensure relaxation and let you forget the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

2. Ski touring: Unforgettable experiences away from the slopes

Ski touring is very trendy at the moment. This kind of soft tourism is a great way to actively experience the snowy mountains. With special touring skis and ski skins, it is possible to run up the mountains and then ski down.

Our weekly trendsports program offers a ski tour for beginners. In addition to the various ascent techniques, your ski guide/ski instructor give you insights into the assessment of the avalanche situation and other alpine dangers.

A requirement for the participation at the ski tour for beginners is safe skiing on red (intermediate) slopes. The necessary equipment (touring skis, ski skins and avalanche equipment) is included in the price. You only needs ski poles, a ski helmet and maybe a small backpack with a water bottle.

Advanced or experienced persons can also book their own ski guide/ski instructor to do a guided ski tour to a peak in the region.

3. Snow bikes

Who remembers them, the “skibobs” from the past? In the meantime, this sports equipment has been further developed and now it’s called snowbike. Our skischool owns some snowbikes and use them for group ski- or snowboard courses and also in private lessons.

This is a funny and easy-to-learn way to “unsafe” the slopes. Try out snowbiking and contact us at the skischool office at the bottom station of the ski area Hochzeiger.

4. Hiking in winter

Hiking is not only beautiful in summer. Even in the winter months, this is a pleasant activity to forget the stress of everyday life and a simple way to „cool down“. The walk in fresh air also help you to relax.

You can get information about the numerous winter hiking trails in the skischool office at the bottom station of our ski area or in the tourism information offices.

Conclusion – Winterholiday without skiing

These are just a few kind of sports that you can experience in combination to the classic skiing for a perfect and various winter holiday. We prefer a mixture of everything. We love skiing and snowboarding, but we also like to spend our time with snowshoe hiking or ski touring. A winter hikingtour in the evening is also a good way to end a beautiful, active winter day.

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