Cross-Country Skiing in the Ötztal

The Ötztal offers 185km of skating and classic cross-country skiing trails..

From beginners to pros - here in the Ötztal everyone finds a suitable Nordic trail.
Throughout the valley the use of the cross-country skiing trails is free of charge.

Cross-Country Skiing Fun

for all Ability Levels

Niederthai - the Cross-Country Skiing Paradise

In Niederthai 1,550m (7km above of Umhausen), one of the most snow-reliable cross-country skiing areas in Austria, you find 22km of groomed cross-country skiing trails.  There are Nordic trails at all levels of difficulty.

Cross-Country Skiing in Längenfeld / Gries

At an altitude of 1,200 metres, cross-country skiers find a true paradise with 50 kilometres of groomed Nordic trails, which can be used free of charge. Thanks to the width of the valley basin, generous loops can be tracked. Should there not be enough snow in the valley, the high-altitude cross-country skiing trails in Gries at an altitude of 1,600m are a good alternative.