Conquer the snow-covered landscape

Snowshoe hiking in the Paznaun

Snowshoeing on hidden trails

You’re looking for some peace and quiet on your winter holiday? Then turn your back on the hustle and bustle of the slopes and hike through the breathtaking winter landscape of Tyrol on remote hiking trails! The holiday resorts in the Paznaun valley boast numerous marvellous trails for snowshoe hiking and winter hiking. Put on your snowshoes and conquer the deep snow!

Snowshoeing is the perfect sport for all nature lovers who want to recharge their batteries. There’s no better way to clear your head and to breathe Tyrolean mountain air. Fresh snow makes the experience even more beautiful! There’s no sinking into the snow with snowshoes and you can easily trek towards your destination. Unwinding can be oh so easy! 

through the mountains of the Paznaun

Guided snowshoe hikes

Seel at one with nature and experience the unique atmosphere of a snow shoe walk.
Dive in and explore the forests and snowy slopes under the expert guidance of the mountain guides and ski schools of the Paznaun.

All offers at a glance:

Do you fancy a very individual snowshoe hike?

The ski schools and mountain guides in the Paznaun have a great offer for snowshoe hikers in the winter season. The experts on site give recommendations for the most beautiful tours or put together individual hikes for you. Experienced snowshoe guides accompany you through the alpine Paznaun - always safe on the way!

Don't have snowshoes? No problem! Snowshoes and sticks can be rented on site.

Tuesday in Kappl - showshoe hike at night

  • Meeting point: 4.45 p.m. valley station Diasbahn Kappl
  • Registration: until Monday 5.00 p.m.
  • Walk: ca. 1,5 hours
  • Duration: ca. 4 hours
  • Program: Taxi ride, hike, stop with pizza and drink, with the toboggan or cable car back to the valley
  • Price: € 40,00 (incl. guide, equipment, transport, pizza & a drink, sledge or descent with the cable car)
  • Difficulty: easy (300 hm up)

Wednesday in Kappl - afternoon tour

  • Meeting point: 1.15 p.m. valley station Diasbahn Kappl, ascent with the Diasbahn
  • Registration: at the Kappl information office 
    or at the mountain guide Simon Ladner
  • Walk: 2,5 hours walk to the valley
  • Duration: ca. 3,5 hours with stop at the Huisler Alm
  • Price: € 24,00 (incl. guide, equipment) Ascent with the Diasbahn is not included
  • Requirements: very easy (300 hm down)

Wednesday in Ischgl - moonlight walk to the Bodenalpe

  • Meeting point: 4.45 p.m. valley office Skischule Ischgl
  • Registration: till 4.00 pm the previous day at the skischool office
  • Walk: ca. 2-3 hours
  • Number of participants: at least 5 persons
  • Price: € 78,00 per person (incl. snowshoes, fondue excl. poles)
  • Mitzubringen: poles, winter shoes and clothes
  • Program: from Ischgl to the Bodenalpe in the Fimbatal valley, meat fondue at the Bodenalpe, return transfer to Ischgl by piste bully

Thursday in Kappl - torchlit hike with snowshoes

  • Meeting point: 6.00 p.m.valley station Diasbahn Kappl
  • Registration: until one day before (6 p.m.) at Guide Patrick, Tel. +43 664 1798144,
  • Walk: ca. 2-3 hours
  • Number of participants: at least 4 persons
  • Price: adults: 35,00 € per person | children: 30,00 € per person
    included: snow shoes, torches
  • Equipment: winter boots, drink (tea), warm jacket, headlamp, gloves

Thursday in Galtür - evening snowshoe hike

  • equipped with a headlamp and torch through the winterlandscape of Galtür
  • Meeting point: 8 p.m. at the Dorfplatz Galtür (office ski school)
  • Registration: until one day before 6 p.m.
  • Walk: circa 1,5 hours
  • Duration: circa 2,5 hours
  • Number of participants: at least 5 persons
  • Price: € 46,00 (including equipment and taxi ride back)
  • Tour-Tipp: whether you’re looking for a taster tour or challenging summit exploration – the Galtür ski school will be happy to compile the perfect tour for you!

Friday in Ischgl - showshoe hike in the morning

  • Meeting point: 10.00 a.m. valley office ski school Ischgl
  • Registration: till 4.00 pm the previous day at the skischool office
  • Walk: circa 1,5 hours
  • Duration: circa 3-4 hours
  • Number of participants: at least 3 persons
  • Price: € 54,00 per person (incl. snow shoes)

3 good reasons for a snowshoe hike in the Tyrolean mountains

Nice activity off the slopes

  1. A fun experience for all ages. Whether you’re going for a peaceful and relaxed tour or a more adventurous and challenging one – snowshoe hiking is a fun activity for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages.
  2. Perfect for non-skiers. Snowshoe hiking is easy and doesn’t require lots of equipment or preparation. A great opportunity for non-skiers to explore the picturesque winter landscapes of the Paznaun!
  3. An adventure off the beaten track. Enjoy the silence of the snow-covered woods and the picturesque mountains of the Silvretta range. With snowshoes it’s easy to reach the most breathtaking vantage points. However, please make sure to check up on the current weather conditions and avalanche risk before your hike!