For lovers of the streamlined ski version: Cross-country skiing in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
Cross-country skiing across snow-covered fields and through sparkling forests is already a unique experience par excellence, improving your cardio-vascular system, coordination skills and endurance. Throw breath-taking mountain scenery at 1,900 metres above sea level into the mix, and even spoilt pros will bow to the awe-inspiring cross-country experience in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl. Located at 1,930 metres, a high-altitude track promises sublime conditions in a winter wonderland from December to late spring.
But it’s not just the ambitious amateur skiers, also international athletes and cross-country teams appreciate Hotel Alpenblume in Obergurgl as the ideal starting point for a day out on perfectly trimmed tracks. And it’s not only the hoteliers who praise the health benefits of the cross-country tracks between the towns of Pill and Obergurgl. Medical experts and researchers from around the globe have proven that outdoor training in fresh mountain air in high altitude is a highly beneficial way to improve your health and endurance.
Either way there is plenty to enjoy along the tracks: picturesque landscapes, Tyrolian food, and local traditions.