In Winter, Obertilliach is a very special paradise. Snow is guaranteed between the middle of November and April. Deeply snowed-under mountains and forests invite you to downhill ski, snow hike, ski tour and especially Nordic-ski. With over 60 kilometres of tracks, Obertilliach is the perfect departure point for Nordic-skiing experiences.
Nordic-skiing in Obertilliach – Biathlon Centre Obertilliach
Nordic-skiing has a special place in Obertilliach, the passionate Nordic-skier and the casual amateur are only a few minutes by foot from the next track entrance – with over 60 kilometres of tracks, there is a great variety in free-style and classic-style tracks, that lead over the sunny Obertilliach plateau through romantic snow-covered forests.
In the Nordic-skiing and Biathlon Centre Obertilliach, professional sports people from all over the world prepare for their upcoming Nordic-skiing and biathlon season. But also newcomers to Nordic-skiing can learn their first moves. Here is the link to the centre:
Downhill skiing in Obertilliach – ski area Golzentipp
The family-friendly ski area Golzentipp is especially loved by beginners, children and inexperienced skiers. Experienced skiers also get more than they expect at Golzentipp. The magic of skiing starts at the entrance door and saves you from daily trips to ski lifts.
Only a few steps from Gannerhof, the lift station of the Himbeergolllift is located, where even the smallest of the small can try their first moves. The local skiing school offers courses in groups or for individuals. Here is the link to the ski-school Obertilliach:
The „Tilliacher Million“
The construction of the new cable car in Obertilliach has a special history: around 130 of 150 households had collected the necessary money to secure the financing of the cable car (completed in Winter 2014). This is a sign for the strong bond and commitment between the people in the village.
And here is the link to the cable car Obertilliach:
Snow hiking and ski touring in Obertilliach
In Winter, under safe conditions, the surrounding mountain peaks offer wonderful powder skiing opportunities and in Spring time unforgettable skiing on “firn” surface. Those looking for quiet and true calm, far away from ass tourism and noise will find this for sure in the mountains around Obertilliach.
Here are a few ideas around snow hiking and ski-touring in the surrounding of mountains of Obertilliach: