Winter sports in Obergurgl - explore the diversity of the Ötztal

Ski touring, sledging, ice skating

Also off-piste guests find numerous possibilities to immerse into the glittering winter wonderland. The diversity and offer of winter sports in the Ötztal is incomparably and ranges from ice climbing, ice skating and ice stock sports to diverse ski tours and funny sledging adventures day and night.

After a sporty and active day outdoor at the fresh mountain air you can look forward to pure relaxation in the wellness area, culinary delicacies and cheerful talks enjoying an exquisite wine at the Hotel Gotthard-Zeit.

Winter sports in Obergurgl

Ski tours

High up the mountains of Obergurgl you can find a real paradise for ski tour fans. All those of you who don't want to go on a ski tour alone can participate in the guided ski tours of the ski school which take place one or two times a week (for an extra charge).


3,233 m
Duration: 3 h
Distance: 11.64 km
Metres in altitude: 1,280 m


3,200 m
Duration: 3.5 h
Distance: 12.69 km
Metres in altitude: 1,260 m


3,304 m
Duration: 3.5 h
Distance: 12.47 km
Metres in altitude: 138m

Hinterer Seelenkogel

3,470 m
Duration: 4.5 h
Distance: 19.52 km
Metres in altitude: 1,530m


3,403 m
Duration: 4.5 h
Distance: 14.97 km
Metres in altitude: 1,450m


2,430 m
Duration: 1.5 h
Distance: 14.9 km
Metres in altitude: 870 m

Liebenerspitze Hauptgipfel

3,400 m
Duration: 4.3 h
Distance: 15.74 km
Metres in altitude: 1,480 m

Liebenerspitze Westgipfel

3,395 m
Duration: 4.5 h
Distance: 17.38 km
Metres in altitude: 1,440 m


3,537 m
Duration: 3.3 h
Distance: 9.91 km
Metres in altitude: 1,090m


3,286 m
Duration: 3.7 h
Distance: 15.55 km
Metres in altitude: 1,370 m

Vorderer Seelenkogel

3,286 m
Duration: 3.5 h
Distance: 12.46 km
Metres in altitude: 1,340 m
Source: Ötztal Tourismus

Sledging in Hochgurgl

The natural 3 km toboggan run offers many, funny curves and goes from the mountain station to the valley station of the Hochgurglbahn; for a cosy and fast ascent you can use the Hochgurglbahn from Pill. You can also enjoy funny sledging rides by night as the run is illuminated.

Ice skating, ice stock sports and ice hockey

Fun and action for the young and the old are guaranteed day and night whilst ice skating, curling and playing ice hockey at the ice rink. The ice rink is situated directly at the Obergurgl slope.