Hochschwab in Styria: Guided tours and snowshoe hikings

Ski tours and snowshoe hikings under professional instruction

A ski tour or a snowshoe hiking tour in Styria? You would like to try it? Please do not allone!

In the new ski touring- center for beginners in the paradise of natural snow Aflenzer Bürgeralm - in the area of the Hochschwab - unexperienced ski touring fans can make their first traces in the snow under professional instruction and supervision from a ski touring teacher. Thereby you will have a great view to the majestic area of the Hochschwab, the region with the most chamois in Europe. With the help of this view beginners fast advance to enthousiastic sumiteers.

The equipment- does not matter if touring ski or snowshoes - you can lend on-site. On demand there is also a slope taxi from the Almboden to the Schönleitenhaus 1.810m above the sea level. This taxi offers space for 15 persons.

In the paradise of natuarl snow Aflenzer Bürgeralm you can also find a chairlift for two persons, two ski tows and two button lifts. At the summit at the Aflenzer Bürgeralm, you can enjoy well-prepared slopes at a length of 9 kilometers and a panorama-slope at a length of 7 kilometers to the valley station of the chairlift for two persons.

With the individual ski touring guide you will pass the Almrauschhütte, via the so-called "Paradis" to the Schönleitenhaus, where the best regional, culinary art awaits hungry sportslovers. Both huts invite you to try the culinary specialities of the Hochsteiermark, like the "Fedlkoch", "Türkentommerl", "Erdäpfel-Blutwurst-Grammelknödel" or a juicy roast (saftiges Ofenbrat'l).

Bookable are the guided ski tours and the snowshoe hiking tours at the ski- and snowboard school Hochschwab: Herr Klaus Baumgartner, www.ah-aktiv.at

Special price - family-friendly prices

Day skiing passes for the nature paradise Aflenzer Bürgeralm inclusive use of all ski lifts and the slope taxi are bookable from €29,-.

For all mountain lovers: Cozy huts at the Almboden for rental. Self-sufficient, with two or more beds at the Schönleitenhaus.
Bookings via www.regionhochschschwab.at or www.schoenleitenhaus.at