Tobogganing

Nothing beats the thrill of sliding down the mountain on a sled! Tobogganing and sledding are fun and active outdoor winter pursuits for the whole family to enjoy. 

Rodelspass in Steinberg am Rofan 17

At Lake Achensee, there are six natural toboggan runs between 1.5 to 4.8km long to choose from, ranging from family-friendly to fast-paced and demanding. There are several options for those who want to avoid the climb. The toboggan run in Achenkirch has lift access. In Pertisau, the Rodlexpress tractor takes visitors to the Rodlhütte from where a traffic light ensures a safe descent. The Karwendel cable car provides easy access to the toboggan run on the Zwölferkopf.

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The toboggan run on the Zwölferkopf winds its way down to Pertisau over almost 5 kilometres, affording beautiful views of Lake Achensee. The Karwendel cable car transports visitors effortlessly up the mountain to the start of the toboggan run. Toboggans are available to hire at the sports shops in the valley station.

Length: 4.8 km | no floodlight | maps.achensee.comsnow report

Visitors can walk uphill to the Rodlhütte within 30 minutes or take the Rodlexpress tractor shuttle. On the top, the popular Rodlhütte invites to stop by for refreshments.

Length: 1.3 km | floodlit until 23.00 | maps.achensee.com | snow report 

How about a tobogganing ride in Maurach? The toboggan run winds its way down over many bends, descending steadily through the forest to the valley.

Length: 1.5 km | floodlit from 17.00 to 23.00 | maps.achensee.com | snow report

At 800 metres long, the natural toboggan run in Steinberg am Rofan is quite short. The only thing that can happen is landing in a snowbank when you miss a turn. Parents can relax while the children sled down the mountain as often as they like. The easy-going ride allows plenty of time to enjoy the idyllic landscape.

Length: 0.8 km | floodlight until 23.00 | maps.achensee.com | snow report

The toboggan run starts near the St. Notburga Church/Gasthaus Kirchenwirt and leads down the forest over some bends to Wiesing. The descent is easy and most suitable for families.

Length: 3 km | floodlight from 16.00 to 24.00  | maps.achensee.com | snow report

The toboggan run in Achenkirch starts at the middle station of the Hochalmlifte Christlum.

Length: 3.5 km | floodlight: wednesdays, when the lift also operates from 19.30 to 21.00 | maps.achensee.com | snow report

Here you can find all toboggan rentals at Lake Achensee.

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tobogganing in Steinberg am Rofan
horse drawn sleigh ride in the Nature Park Karwendel in Pertisau
a funny tobogganing run in Achenkirch
noble Lipizzan horses pull the sleighs from the Posthotel ©Posthotel Achenkirch
tobogganing in the natur park Karwendel - the sledge, a constant companion by winter hikes
horse sleigh ride to the Falzthurn Alm in the Nature Park Karwendel