On a tour of exploration at the foot of the Zugspitze

Snowshoeing and winter hiking in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena

Imagine: You’re leisurely walking on wintry trails, kicking up some powder snow while you’re at it and enjoying the peace and quiet in the mountains. That’s what idyllic winter moments in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena are like – pure pleasure far away from the hustle and bustle on the slopes. While snowshoeing or winter hiking: Experience and enjoy pristine nature in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena!

Enjoying nature in Tyrol


The sound of snow crunching under your boots as you take a deep breath of the wintry fresh air: There’s no better way to enjoy the romantic winter landscapes of the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena than during a beautiful snowshoe hike – always with a view of the impressive mountain panorama … 

If you prefer a challenge, you might want to hike up to the snowy summits of the region or walk cross country on quiet trails with knee-deep powder snow. Once in a while, you might see the picturesque towns of Ehrwald, Lermoos, Biberwier, Berwang, Bichlbach, Heiterwang am See or Namlos in the distance. Snowshoeing is so simple and relaxing at the same time. 

You should keep an eye on the current weather conditions and look out for possible avalanche warnings ahead of every tour! 

Popular routes and guided tours in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena

If you don’t want to head out on a tour by yourself, you can sign up for guided snowshoe hikes in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena all throughout winter. That’s how you’ll discover the most beautiful routes and get helpful tips from the experienced guides as they tell you more about the region. 

Good to know: Some of the tours that our guides offer can be booked for free with the guest card


Snowshoe rentals

Equipment can be rented in the following sports shops in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena:

60 kilometres of winter hiking trails in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena

Hiking is something you only do in summer? That’s far from true! On more than 60 kilometres of ploughed trails, you can breathe fresh mountain air and enjoy magical winter landscapes. Walking through the white picture-book setting at a leisurely or brisk pace and bringing the day to a close in a cosy mountain hut: On a winter hike in the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena, every mountain enthusiast gets to fulfil their winter dreams. 

Safety first! Even and especially on a winter hike, you should be prepared for all eventualities. The service checklist of Tirol Werbung features helpful tips for winter hiking and phone numbers to call in case of emergency.  

Winter hiking trails and snowshoeing routes at a glance

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