Winter adventures in Saalbach-Hinterglemm
For more variety on your holidays
Winter holidays in Saalbach-Hinterglemm are not just skiing and snowboarding in one of Austria's most scenic ski areas, but there is also plenty of variety for non-skiers:
Ski tourers and all those who want to become ones will find an endless number of interesting and varied routes in the high alpine mountains of the Kitzbühel Alps. After a mostly strenuous climb up you'll be rewarded with a downhill run on corn or deep powder snow on pristine slopes!
In Saalbach-Hinterglemm you'll find excellent cross-country skiing conditions. Both the 10-km trail at the head of the valley as well as the Hinterglemm high altitude trail (2 km) are groomed daily and whet the appetite for exercising in the fresh mountain air.
The snow-covered winter scenery and sparkling ice crystals beckon to get out and about in the fresh air on fabulous winter hikes. In Saalbach-Hinterglemm you'll find 22 ploughed winter hiking trails with a total distance of 140 km. In addition, the tourism association offers free guided hikes.
No less than three toboggan runs beckon to enjoy fun on two vats in Saalbach-Hinterglemm: Toboggan run on Reiterkogel (3.2 km), tobogganing at Spielberghaus (3 km) or Maisalm toboggan run (2 km). Toboggans are available for rent at all toboggan runs. Some runs are floodlit in the evening and have options to stop off for some food and drink after an action-packed tobogganing session.
Away from the pistes and trails, cross-country across snow-covered slopes and meadows - this way of moving about is a special experience and will delight you, too. Every Saturday experienced hiking guides will show you the most popular trails and stomp through the snow with you all the way to remote and untouched spots, beckoning to linger in the sun.
Ice skating & Bavarian curling
Ice skating - this takes the young and the young at heart onto the ice and beckons to skate some loops elegantly and carefree. In Saalbach-Hinterglemm, after the Zwölferkogelbahn cable car, in direction of the valley head you'll find an ice-skating rink on the left-hand side. Bavarian curling - this social team sport demands precise and spot-on aiming. Exciting and fun at the same time. In Saalbach-Hinterglemm you'll find the ice-skating rink after the Zwölferkogelbahn cable car, in direction of the valley head on the left-hand side.
When Quad riding in Glemmy Offroad Park, on snow groomer rides, Icekart riding or on the snowmobile, the adventurous will get their money's worth!
Saalbach-Hinterglemm and the Salzburg mountains from a bird's-eye view. Those who want to try out this fascinating sport can contact either "Fly'n Soul Tandem-Paragliding" (Saalbach-Hinterglemm), "Air Star" (Saalfelden) or "Leonardo Flights" (Leogang)