Snowshoeing, winter hiking and ski tours in Tyrol

Active relaxation and outdoor adventure

Silence and unspoilt nature awaits you off-piste with snowshoeing or winter hiking in Tyrol. You can take part in guided snowshoe and winter hikes in Ötztal on your winter holiday. We also offer you snowshoe hire at the hotel (for a fee).


More than 50 km of cleared winter hiking paths await you in the Ötztal-Mitte region, all with an amazing panorama.


We highly recommend these incredible snowshoe hikes in Ötztal that start right on the doorstep of our hotel in Ötztal:


  • The Tauferberg circular trail, an easy beginners’ tour that takes about two hours and is also suitable for families with children
  • A snowshoe hike into the silent high valley, which takes three to six hours and is classified as moderately difficult to difficult depending on the chosen route

Ski tours in Ötztal near Hotel Tauferberg

You can find a number of opportunities for ski tours in Ötztal on the Niederthai high plateau. Our activity hotel in Ötztal is the ideal starting point for many magical ski tours up to 3,300 m altitude as popular routes for ski tourers start very nearby. We will be happy to provide you with more detailed information on the following ski tours in Ötztal at reception:


  • Breiter Grieskogel (3,289 m)
  • Hohe Wasserfalle (3,003 m)
  • Hochreichkopf (3,010 m)
  • Zwieselbacher Rosskogel (3,089 m)
  • Kraspesspitze (2,954 m)
  • Peistakogel (2,644 m)
  • Brand (2,283 m)


Rustic huts, sunny terraces and snack bars invite you to take a cosy break during your ski holiday We also offer our guests the tried and tested Tauferberg service for ski tourers:


  • An early breakfast and/or tour catering with packed lunch and tea for the tour
  • Map service with tour suggestions
  • Boot and drying room at the hotel
  • Ski and/or mountain guide can be booked on request
  • Equipment hire at the sports shop