Winter magic Achensee

Those who want to leave their skis at home and are looking for a gentle winter experience, will find numerous alternatives to explore the snow-covered mountain landscape off the ski pistes. 

Winter hiking

With every step the fresh snow crunches under your feet and thousands of ice crystals glisten in the cold winter air. There is hardly a better way to experience the magic of winter at Lake Achensee than winter hiking. The enchanting landscape around the lake boasts more than 150 kilometres of the loveliest winter hiking paths which invite you to discover the natural beauty of Tirol ‘step by step’ and in complete tranquility.
To the winter hiking routes in the region


Snowshoe excursions provide the opportunity to discover completely pristine winter landscapes off the cleared winter hiking trails. The region’s certified guides will show you how to use snowshoes in a safe environment while sharing information about our landscape and wildlife. Tip: The original trapper tour which leads from Pertisau into the Karwendel valleys.
To the snowshoe tour providers
To snowshoe hire
To the snowshoe tours in the region

Ice skating and ice stock sports

Ice skating and ice stock sports are a popular winter workout and the ideal activity for family fun and fitness.
Ice skating rinks are open in Achenkirch, Steinberg and Pertisau.
To the ice rinks
To the ice stock sports rinks