Don’t worry about bad weather – there is plenty to do in Lech and Oberlech. The Arlberg offers many activities, for example, cross-country ski trails, a romantic carriage ride, hiking in nature, etc.
Cradle of alpine skiing: maximum comfort and 340 km of ski runs
Poweder snow Eldorado: Lech Zürs am Arlberg offers everything that carvers and snowboarders and those who like to go off-piste covet – including guaranteed snow and 200 km of high Alpine deep-snow runs.
Snowboard and Freestyle
The Snowpark Lech for snowboarders and freestylers at the Schlegelkopf (1,600 m) is getting bigger and bigger. The Snowpark offers freestylers and snowboarders 20 obstacle courses covering an area of 3.6 hectares, which are prepared daily and are divided into Fun Run, Rail and Pro lines. Whether you are a beginner, advanced or professional, you will enjoy shredding here.
Winter hiking trails
The over 40 kilometre long network of winter trails around Lech Zürs am Arlberg takes you through a unique winter landscape, with the permanent presence of clear, fresh winter air, crisp snow and a breathtaking view over the surrounding peaks.
Here is a selection of winter hiking trails:
- Lech – Zug 2,8 km
- Zug – Älpele 3,5 km
- Lech – Burgplateau via Spitzenegg 2,5 km
- Lech – Burg – Burgplateau 2,1 km
- Burgplateau – Schlössle 0,5 km
- Schlössle – Tannegg – Schlosskopf 0,5 km
- Lech – Stubenbach 2,0 km
- Rundweg Rüfikopf 2,0 km
- Zürs – Flexenpass 2,0 km
- Lech – Zürs 5,0 km
- Oberlech/Tannegg – Kriegeralpe 3,0 km
- Trail “Gaisbühel” 4,0 km
- Trail “Zug” 1,5 km
- “Spullerswaldweg” 11,0 km
High-altitude mountain trails
Experience the Alpine scenery from up high! The Arlberg region offers you the reduced price “Sonnenabo” ticket for travelling up the mountains and down into the valleys specifically to the connoisseurs among the winter guests.
Experience the unique winter landscape around Lech Zürs am Arlberg in the fresh, clear winter air. You can also discover really special views away from all the hustle and bustle.
Cross-country tracks – skating tracks
With its extremely well prepared cross-country ski trails and skating routes, Lech Zürs am Arlberg offers cross-country skiers everything their hearts desire. Guaranteed snow and 27 kilometres of varied cross-country trails will delight both casual and professional sportspeople. The cross-country trails can be found amidst the fascinating Alpine mountain landscape and can be used free during the whole season.
Tracks in Lech
Start: Bridge near Aparthotel Filomena and Gasthof Omesberg. You can also take the local bus no. 8 to Hotel Kristiania and start directly there or at Gasthof Omesberg.
Lech – Zug ca. 2,8 km
Gasthof Omesberg – Zug ca. 2,4 km
Zug – Älpele ca. 3,5 km
Älpele – Tannläger – Älpele ca. 8,0 km
Spullerswaldweg ca. 2,0 km
Tracks in Zürs
Start: “Trittkopfbahn” station
Zürs – Flexenpass – Zürs 4,0 km
Oberlech – Lech toboggan run
A 1.2-kilometre toboggan run winds its way through the forest of Lech and has several tight twists in store. And the high-speed descent just before the last station is guaranteed to cause adrenaline levels to really skyrocket. Tremendous fun which can be repeated quickly as the Oberlech mountain railway takes adventurous souls back to the start within four minutes.
Around the ice (ice rinks, skating rinks)
A special highlight is the natural ice rink in Zürs.
The first and only air-conditioned hotel ice rink in Europe in the Hotel Monzabon offers you 300 square metres of artificial ice for ice skating and curling.
For ambitious ice fall climbers, the Alpincenter Lech organizes tours (on request). There are many frozen waterfalls in the Arlberg region.
Horse-drawn sleigh ride
Whether by day or by night – a romantic ride on a horse-drawn sleigh is a highlight of your winter holiday.
The park is located behind the parking area of “Schlosskopf” lift in Lech. It offers:
- 65 m² indoor cycling studio with weekly course programme
- 4 bowling alleys
- tennis court
- multifunctional ball court (football, badminton, volleyball)
- climbing and boulder area
- 130 m² café/lounge with free Wi-Fi, live broadcasts on flat screen TV (e.g. Sky Sport HD)
- Recreation room with ping pong, airhockey, table tennis, etc