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Winter tips in and around Gerlos

Ski-in ski-out on the valley run
Whether you walk the few steps to the Isskogelbahn or tackle the last stretch of the valley run fully motivated on skis - the valley station of the Isskogelbahn is just a snowball's throw away! The modern gondolas take you to the Zillertal Arena, an outstanding skiing area full of variety, with around 150 kilometres of perfectly groomed pistes.


Hungry from the fresh mountain air? The cosy Isskogelstüberl restaurant offering hearty Tyrolean specialities is within easy walking distance.

Skiing & Snowboarding in the largest skiing area in Zillertal

Varied, family-friendly and guaranteed snow. The Zillertal Arena is the largest skiing area in Zillertal and stretches from Zell im Zillertal via Gerlos to Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml-Hochkrimml. Skiers & snowboarders will find a wide range of offers to suit all levels of ability on the 147 kilometres of slopes and 52 lifts. Almost 100% snow guarantee and skiing up to 2,500m ensure a perfect skiing holiday in Zillertal for the whole family. The Zillertal Arena is a holiday paradise for young and old.


Zillertal Arena Skiing Area

Ski Rental & Depot

Ski & snowboard equipment and cross-country ski rental, as well as ski storage, can be found at the Dorfbahn cable car, at the Isskogel cable car in Gerlos or in the various sports shops in the village centre.

This means you can start your holiday in comfort, without bringing a lot of luggage. In Gerlos you will find everything you need for an active winter holiday.


Our guests receive a 10 % discount at Intersport Huber next to the Isskogelbahn cable car!


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Cross-Country Skiing

Whether skating or classic - there is something for everyone on the numerous trails in the villages of Zell am Ziller, Gerlos, Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml-Hochkrimml. A special treat is the high-altitude cross-country ski trail in Hochkrimml. In a romantic location at 1,640 m above sea level, you can start your cross-country skiing directly from your accommodation and enjoy the wonderful unspoilt landscape. In Schönachtal, a side valley of Gerlos, you can even experience the winter landscape in the evening, because 1.5 km of the cross-country trail are floodlit 17.00 to 22.00 hrs.


Cross-country skiing in Gerlos

Winter Walking & Hiking

Experience unforgettable moments on a winter hike that are sure to make your winter holiday in Gerlos unique. Here, away from the hustle and bustle of the largest skiing area in Zillertal, you can completely unwind, switch off and simply enjoy. The impressions you gather during a romantic walk in the snowy, glittering winter landscape will certainly remain in your memory for a long time.


Hiking Map


  • Tobogganing on the longest toboggan run in Zillertal
  • Snowtubing at Gerlosstein
  • Ski touring
  • Paragliding
  • Arena Coaster
  • and more...

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