Winter hiking in Lech: a unique natural experience on the Arlberg
Explore the snow-covered winter paradise around Lech am Arlberg
You can look forward to an undisturbed winter wonderland, snow-covered slopes and sunny hikes in a unique part of Austria. The multi-facetted Arlberg promises the perfect combination of sport and nature for more than just dedicated skiing or snowboard enthusiasts and fans of ski touring. Winter hiking is another way to breathe the clear mountain air of the Arlberg and discover beautiful landscapes and spectacular views. And afterwards, warm up with a relaxing time in the wellness oasis as you look back on a marvelous day's hiking.
After your winter hike in Lech: stop for a bite to eat, relax & enjoy
The area around Lech contains a wide range of tours and trails for extensive winter hikes. Rustic Alpine huts and cosy dining options – Lech am Arlberg has plenty of places to rest and replenish your strength. You might prefer to savour a selection of local and international dishes at Restaurant Martinstüberl or enjoy an upbeat après-ski experience. Either way, the centrally-located Hotel Tannbergerhof is the perfect base for your winter holiday in Vorarlberg. And don't forget to call in to Lech's one and only Irish pub, "The Cottage", during your stay.
The highlight of your winter hiking experience in Lech: the thrill of feeding the wild animals
A top-secret tip for your winter holiday in Lech: you can see wild animals every evening. Take the opportunity to observe the shy wildlife of the Alps from a safe distance during your winter hike in Lech. Every year, from the middle of November to the middle of May, the animals are fed a nutritious diet to help them survive the winter. The red deer are a particular highlight, but you might also see hares, foxes and martens at the feeding sites. Add an exciting wildlife experience to your winter hike on the Arlberg and discover the unique fauna of the Alps.
An extensive network of paths for wonderful winter hiking excursions in Lech Zürs
There are many different options available for your winter hike through the magnificent winter landscapes of the Arlberg. Narrow pathways, groomed winter hiking trails and everything in between will lead you through enchanting winter forests and across mountain slopes. The Lech Zürs network of hiking paths and trails provides some 40km of outstanding winter hiking possibilities.