Ski touring: Beginners
The basics for ski touring can be acquired in Kleinwalsertal: from 21 December 2021 to 12 April 2022, a ski touring course for beginners lasting about five hours takes place every Monday. The program is aimed at good skiers who master black slopes in parallel turns. The necessary safety equipment will be provided.
Information and registration for the ski touring day for beginners
You can take your first steps on touring skis with a mountain guide on a ski touring taster day on the Silvretta-Bielerhöhe in Montafon. On the flat slopes around the Madlenerhaus at the foot of the 3,000, mountain guide Lukas will show you the necessary techniques and tricks to take your first steps on touring skis. This day is aimed at absolute beginners, intermediate skiing ability is sufficient. The tour takes pace every Monday till 18 April 2022.
Information and registration for the ski touring taster day in Montafon
Warth ski school invites guests every Thursday to a taster ski tour for a gentle introduction to the beautiful world of ski touring. From the Safety Check to the right application of fur and the easiest ascent technique. We will teach you the basics of ski tour sports. Afterwards guests experience a short and easy ascent with a beautiful downhill skiing experience.
Information and registration for the trial ski tour of the ski school Warth
Ski touring offers for beginners and experts
The mountain and ski guides of ski school Mellau will accompany a guided ski tour on request. The safety equipment is included and the touring equipment can be rented. Snow sports school Schröcken invites to individual day and half-day tours for beginners and experts. The safety equipment is provided by the snow sports school. Ski school Warth invites you to taster tours, easy day tours and long mountain and summit tours. The mountain and ski guides can be booked daily and design individual tours.
Easy ski tour for beginners and experts in Mellau as well as other (taster) tours
Guided ski tours with the snow sports school Schröcken (German only)
Taster and day tours with ski school Warth
What about an evening’s ski excursion? When the cable cars stop operating, is the time the ski tour, which is also well-suited for beginners, takes off in Gargellen in Montafon every Wednesday from 8 December 2021 to 13 April 2022. Head up the mountain in the light of the setting sun, covering about 220 metres in elevation gain, and with headlights on your way down.
Ski Excursion Evening in Gargellen
The possibility for a cross-border tour around the majestic Madrisa with a Montafon mountain guide is available every Saturday from 24 December 2021 to 27 March 2022. The challenging tour, which starts at the top station of the Schafbergbahn in Gargellen and leads first to the St. Antönier Jöchle and on to Switzerland, takes eight hours.
Ski tour around the majestic Madrisa
Every Tuesday in March a Walser guide takes you to another Walser ski tour summit: Portlahorn, Schafberg, Zafernhorn, Lusgrind and Gamsfreiheit. The Walser guides also invite you to the ski tour basic course, ski tour advanced courses as well as ski tour update on different dates.
Further information about the offers of the Walser Guides (German only)
One of the most challenging ski tours runs up to the highest summit of the Rätikon massif, the 2,965m high Schesaplana. Mounting from the village of Brand in Brandnertal will take a good five hours. Skiers are rewarded by lovely summit views and a wonderfully long descent. Totalphütte provides overnight shelter, if necessary. Professional ski and mountain guides can be booked with BergAKTIV Brandnertal.
Further informationi about BergAKTIV Brandnertal
- The free Vorarlberg “Urlaub und Freizeit” App (German only) is a practical companion for planning and on the go.
- Ski touring: Tips & offers in Vorarlberg
- Ski touring in Kleinwalsertal
- Ski touring in Brandnertal, Klostertal, Großes Walsertal
- Ski touring in Bregenzerwald
- Ski touring in Montafon
- Ski touring in Lech Zürs am Arlberg