Winter holiday in Ratschings: from winter hiking to snowshoeing
Enjoy the silence of the alpine world during a large winter walk through the snowy, white winter wonderland. Outside the famous slopes, Ratschings has got something else to offer to winter sport fans. Besides skiing winter walks enjoy great popularity as well. Here you can find varied and interesting paths through the shiny snowy land. Routes lead through Ratschings valley, Ridnaun valley and Jaufen valley.
Snowshoe walking: a beloved freetime sport
For snowshoe walking you do not need any previous knowledge. After a short briefing the technique is quickly learned. During a guided tour enjoy the proximity to nature and hike through the snowy winter landscape. According to the fit condition of the participants the snowshoe walk can be more relaxing or challenging.
The best hiking routes
You pass along the imposing alpine massifs and climb to the top, till you reach the sunny alpine pasture, where you can enjoy the wonderful panorama view. The routes have different lengths and levels of difficulty, so that both beginners and experts can find the right trails. During a guided tour you get to know the most beautiful courses, gaining a unique insight into the fascinating nature. In the evening after an adventurous day you get back to Hotel Bergblick and round off the day, visiting at ease our wellness area.
Winter hiking in Ratschings: the most beautiful routes
Get to know Ratschings from a completely new point of view and take part to a wide winter walk. Far away from slopes you will hike through an untouched nature, enjoying the silence and quietness of the mountains. So you will have always a breathtaking view in front of your eyes, while walking into a scenery rich in variety.
Which routes are most adequate for a winter hike?
The Panoramaweg Platschjoch is one of the most beautiful routes in the region. It passes along the Jaufenkamm till Platschjoch. The Innere Wumblsalm is a route rich in variety for winter walking. It is not so challenging and therefore ideal for beginners as well. The destination is the Innere Wumblsalm, which lies over Flading at the end of Ratschings valley. During the Ridnauer valley trip tour you will walk mostly along the old path Erzweg. Here you pass along the rests of a former mine. In the background the imposing and snowy mountain giants ensure a unique panorama view. A further interesting route leads you from Telfes to the Freundalm. This path was largely used in the past by miners. Once arrived at the Freundalm, you will enjoy a wonderful view. Thanks to the sunny position the view goes wide into valley. Alternatively you can walk from Maiern up to Zunderspitze. The ascent has a moderate gradient and leads up to the alpine tree line. In U-curves you get on slopes and walk up to Zunderspitze. Who wants to start for a relaxing hike with low gradient, should choose a winter walk to Stadlalm. After around 45 minutes you reach the Stadlalm and enjoy a short break, looking at a wonderful view. Starting point is Maiern in Ridnaun valley.