Fun in the snow

In winter there are countless different sporting activities to try. Go cross-country skiing high above the mountains; take a snow-shoe walk through the fabulous snow-covered countryside; or have fun belting down Vorarlberg's longest floodlit toboggan run. Boredom is completely unknown here!

Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing high above the mountains.

The high-altitude cross-country tracks in our ski areas offer a fabulous way to discover the breathtaking beauty of the mountains. Thanks to the altitude, they offer reliable snow conditions and are always perfectly groomed.

St. Gallenkirch offers a total of 7 cross-country ski tracks. You can choose from a selection of different grades: easy, intermediate or difficult.

Popular cross-country tracks:

Galgenul circuit (classic)
1.6 km | 0.5 h | Ascent 18 m | Grade: easy
Start from the bridge on the road to Gargellen, head towards St. Gallenkirch football field and back again.

Mountain Beach super circuit (classic)
1.4 km | 0.35 h | Ascent 28 m | Grade: intermediate

further cross-country tracks

High altitude cross-country tracks in the Montafon; Montafon Tourismus GmbH photo archive

The Montafon has a total of approx. 100 km of classic cross-country tracks and 33 km of skating tracks.


Snow-shoe walking

Take a walk through a fabulous snow-covered landscape

Snow-shoe walking is actually a very basic sport. Strap on a pair of snow-shoes and off you go. One popular snow-shoe tour in St. Gallenkirch is the "Gortipohl circuit". The route is 5.6 km long, and in approx. 3 hours you climb some 257 metres. Grade: intermediate.

further cross-country tours

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Guided walks

The BergAktiv Montafon walking guides offer daily guided snow-shoe and winter walking tours. Routes and destinations are dependent on the prevailing weather and snow conditions, and will be decided by experienced walking guides.

Winter walking

Take a walk through the glistening powder snow.

Walking the winter tracks in and around St. Gallenkirch is the perfect way to chill out. The walks offer romantic views of the countryside, an insight into the past, crisp fresh winter air in your lungs, to name just a few of the many plus-points.

Walking safari

A unique outdoor experience offering fabulous panoramic views of the Montafon mountains. This tour takes place every Wednesday at 7.20.

Torchlight walk

The torchlight walk to Garfrescha could almost be classed as an adventurein itself. This tour takes place every Tuesday at 16.20.

further winter walking tracks

Walking safari; Silvretta Montafon GmbH photo archive

A unique mountain experience. Join the walking safari and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the Montafon mountains.


Tobogganing

The longest floodlit toboggan run in Vorarlberg.

5.5 km long, from Kapell to Kropfen, easy to navigate, ideal for families! Combined with a session in one of our cosy mountain huts, your evening will be exciting and unforgettable.

Night-time tobogganing - every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 18.00 - 21.30.

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Prices: single trip:

  • Adults € 8.10
  • Children € 4.90

Toboggan hire available!

A ride on the piste basher

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Are you feeling adventurous? Fancy trying your hand at driving one of our giant piste-bashers? Now's your chance! Bookings at silvretta-montafon.at.