Summer in the Pitztal

Those who say: "Summer holiday in the mountains is boring!" never stayed with us!

Pitztal in Tyrol
Nature’s diversity and an abundance of mountain activities are bound to provide you with an unforgettable summer holiday experience. Explore nature actively and find peace in many tranquil and idyllic places.

Enjoy unparalleled views of Tyrol's highest mountain, the Wildspitze, and the surrounding fifty 3000-metre peaks of the Pitztal from the highest café in Austria. Relax and unwind over coffee and cake at Tyrol's highest patisserie.

Hiking

Explore the Pitztal with its wild-romantic beauty

The Pitztaler Tourist office offers from Monday to Friday guided hiking tours and as guest of our house you can participate on these tours with the "Pitztaler Freizeitpass" for free. 

A holiday in our lovely Pitztal valley during the summer months offers you a wealth of unforgettable experience:

  • walking and hiking to 36 mountain huts/pastures with 15 alpine lakes
  • hiking and mountain climbing along 380 km of hiking/high-altitude trails in alpine terrain
  • full-day mountain tours: Conquer Austria’s second highest mountain – the Wildspitze, 3,768 m – or climb our landmark mountain, the impressive Mittagskogel
  • mountain biking along 11 signposted MTB routes
  • climbing on 7 via ferratas/rock climbing walls with 120 climbing routes
  • XP-Adventure Park high ropes course in Jerzens
  • 12 running and 24 Nordic walking routes
  • rafting, canyoning, bungee jumping and glacier ice safaris
  • swimming in the Stillebacher lake or in the Pitz Park
  • summer toboggan run (Alpine Coaster)
  • Glacier Park Pass – various cable-cars and places to visit
  • Hunting for local wild animals

Mountainbiking

Drive along the Pitztaler mountain bike way. From Mittelberg to Imst (40 km) or on the 11 marked MTB routes.

Next to the bike way you can also drive to some Pitztaler huts. There you can take a little break. Let the Pitztaler hosts spoil you and afterwards you can cycle comfily downhill. Free of charge you can take the bus with the cycle hanger to drive comfortable back to the valley.

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking conquered the heart of the Alps!

The Nordic Walking Pitztal Region offers over 140 km of marked trails in the midst of unspoiled nature.

Everything for the Nordic walker in the Pitztal:

  • 24 marked Nordic Walking routes with a total length of 144.9 kilometers
  • Routes 880m to 2,100m above sea level with 1.3 to 11.1 km in length - from flat to mountainous
  • free Nordic Walking map with elevation Profile

Running

The force of the mountains refuels!

Running 95.7 kilometers of marked walking routes is easily possible in the Pitztal region.
This is a real difference to run in the park or for an evening lap "around the block"!

Training in the Innerpitztal and you can combine the best holiday - the unique nature of the Pitztal offers a superb terrain with 12 round courses for ambitious runners, for recreational runners or walkers.

The Pitztal offers:

  • 95.7 kilometers of marked walking trails (with km marker) in a beautiful nature
  • 12 selected tracks from 880 to 2,300 m above sea level with 2.3 to 17.6 km in length - from flat to hilly and mountainously

There are already some events through the pitztal, like the "PitzAlpineGlacierTrail" and the "Glacier marathon"

Swimming

Pitztaler Waterworld

Swimming and Kneippism in the Pitztal in Tyrol

Stillebacher Lake

Center of the water world is the arrangement of Kneipp with basins for hands and feet. Sparkling, cool water around your legs stimulates tensely and massages your forearms and hands. In a separate quiet area with large lawns you can excellently relax.

Changing basins, an info panel with the rules of Kneipp and a refreshing water fountain completes the recreational offerings.

The arrangement for Kneippism thrills our guests from the end of May until the end of September.

Pitz Park

Since begin of summer 2013 there is the new leisure park for young and old - the Pitzt Park. The new swimming lake offers fun for the kids at the childrens playground and also enough space for sporty swimmers.
Opening hours:
8th of June till September 9:00 to 18:00 o'clcok.