Activities in the snow

The Montafon Valley, as a world-class sports centre, offers an unbelievable selection of leisure activities, not only for skiers but also for those who are looking for rest and relaxation. It's all very informal: our wide selection of leisure and sports activities is freely available for those who would like to make use of it!

Walking in the snow

Winter walking

Go out on foot and discover the winter. Numerous winter walks, snow-shoe routes and Nordic walking excursions make refreshing winter alternatives to skiing.

An extensive network of winter walking tracks can be found both in the valleys and ski areas of the Schruns-Tschagguns region. This network extends over an area of more than 60km, and includes something to suit every taste and ability.

There is a new series of marked footpaths in the Schruns-Hochjoch and Tschagguns-Grabs areas, as well as numerous walking tracks in the valley. Look out for the special pink markings and signposts.

Winter walking tracks on the interactive map

Nordic Walking im Winter

The healthy way to exercise for any age, at any time of year.

The following PDF contains an overview of the various Nordic walking possibilities in winter.

Nordic walking tracks download

Nordic walking tracks on the interactive map

Nordic walking in winter
Tobogganing in the Montafon

Tobogganing fun - day and night!

If you enjoy tobogganing you will find more than enough runs in Silvretta Montafon and the surrounding area to keep you happy!

For night owls, Vorarlberg's longest natural toboggan run in Garfrescha or Golm is a very special kind of experience, providing lots of exercise and plenty of laughter!

Toboggan runs:

  • Silvretta Montafon: ideal for families, 5.4 km
  • Golm: a challenging run, 3 km
  • Lindauer hut: the longest natural toboggan run, approx. 7km
  • Grabs / Gauertal: approx. 5 km
  • Silvretta Bielerhöhe: toboggan run using pneumatic tyres
  • Muttersberg: approx. 3 km

All toboggan runs on the interactive map

Guided ski tours

A guided off-piste ski tour with a nationally qualified mountain and ski guide is an experience of a very special kind.  

The Montafon is one of the biggest ski touring areas in Vorarlberg, and is renowned among Freeriders and mountain tourers.

The loveliest tours are in the Rätikon, Verwall and Silvretta mountains. Weather and snow conditions are crucial in determining the success of an off-piste ski tour.

Ski touring guides  Mountain and ski guides in the Montafon

Ski tourers | Photo:Silvretta Montafon
Sleigh ride

A horse-drawn sleigh ride

A horse-drawn sleigh ride is one of the most indulgent and romantic ways to enjoy the winter scenery. All you have to do is relax and enjoy yourself!

Every Friday Schruns-Tschagguns tourist office organises taster trips in a horse-drawn sleigh.

Individual rides are also possible.

Contact:

Alfred Maier and family
Reservations and rides are possible at all times
A-6780 Schruns-Tschagguns
Tel. +43 664 8663506 and +43 664 2720055

Cross-country skiing - a wonderful way to experience the natural world.

Enjoy the natural world on the move.
With approx. 100 km of classic cross-country tracks and skating routes extending over 33 km, there is something here to suit cross-country fans of all abilities.

The following cross-country tracks are groomed daily when snow conditions allow

Cross country tracks on the interactive map

Cross-country skiers