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Alpine huts on the Arlberg for winter hikers

To the rest stop!

Such a winter or snowshoe hike on the Arlberg can take quite a while– and make you work up an appetite. The classic rest stop is a must for many winter hikers, be it as a break or as reward after a taxing tour. Where is the best food, where can you recharge your batters in no time? The following alpine huts on the Arlberg are particularly recommendable for brief and extended breaks.




The Zugbergbahn is popular with both skiers and winter hikers. Having arrived on top, there are a few brief walks to warm up waiting for you. The Balmalp on 2,100 m impresses with fine Asian culinary art, Italian specialties and some après-ski fun.

More information: balmalp.at


This rustic, classic meeting place for skiers and snowshoe hikers already opens at 11 am. Genuine regional delicacies accompanied by fine wines wait behind the gates of the Kriegeralpe. Don’t miss out on a neat dose of hut fun!

More information: www.kriegeralpe.com


The glorious ambiance of the Rud-Alpe is ideal for all sorts of celebrations, but also for short hiking rests. Awarded one toque by Gault Millau, it is among the most popular mountain huts on the Arlberg. Things get gloriously romantic on the lighted path to the Rud-Alpe.

More information: rud-alpe.at

Rüfikopf Panoramarestaurant

Reach the lookout platform with 360° panoramic view via the Rüfikopfbahn I. Naturally, this brief hiking trail leads past the panorama restaurant with sun terrace – a popular stop during the “Langer Zug” or the “White Ring”, by the way. Fondue nights on Fridays are legendary.

More information: ruefikopf.at

Schlegelkopf Restaurant + Bar

Here you taste Lech’s twin towns Hakuba (Japan), Beaver Creek (USA) und Kampen-Sylt (Germany): The multifaceted Schlegelkopf cuisine combines international highlights with regional added value and exalted ambiance.

More information: schlegelkopf.at

Schröfli Alm

It is the star among the small but nice alpine huts on the Arlberg: It seems as if the Schröfli Alm has been here forever. This timeless place presents itself in a classic, rustic ambiance accompanied by alpine and ski snack dishes. Downhills and snowshoe trails aren’t too far away.

More information: www.schroeflialm.at

Seekopf Bergrestaurant

Situated at the mountain stations of the Seekopfbahn and the Zürserbahn, the path to glorious panoramic views isn’t a long one. The Bergrestaurant itself offers welcome relaxation and warming-up inside. The sun terrace, too, is very alluring accompanied by small and large culinary treats.

More information: www.ski-zuers.at


Among the many alpine huts on the Arlberg, this mountain restaurant is among skiers’ favourites. There are also fine snowshoeing trails close to the Trittalpe. Things are always very busy on the large terrace – enjoy delicious meals in an excited mood.

Trittkoppf BBQ Station

The highest BBQ restaurant of the Alps is at the Trittkopf II mountain station. Enjoy a taste of urban flair on the mountain with divine views. The meat smoked in hickory walnut wood for fours makes culinary dreams come true.

More information: www.ski-zuers.at


Don’t miss out on these alpine huts on the Arlberg during your walks and hikes. Where would you like to go today? Plan your next tour at the Monzabon and request a non-binding holiday offer today!


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