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Snowshoeing & winter hiking on the Arlberg

Delightful walks through the snow

In winter, Arlberg’s nature is covered in a tender layer of white snow, quiet and unmoving, yet still shining so brightly in many ways. There are many options to explore the world around the 4-star Hotel Jagdhaus Monzabon. Particularly enjoyable and recommendable: snowshoeing and winter hiking on the Arlberg. We’ve collected the most attractive paths in Lech Zürs and the most comfortable alpine huts for short our extended rest stops for you!

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The best winter hiking trails in Lech

There’s nothing wrong with a short Arlberg winter hike. Lech Zürs is home to many awesome paths of varying difficulty. The perfectly snow-cleared routes have a lot to offer, from snug walks for beginners to challenging, mountainous tours. Here are some of the Monzabon tips to look forward to:

  • Lech - Zürs (5.3 km)

  • Oberlech-Runde (3.3 km)

  • Oberlech - Tannegg – Kriegeralpe (3.4 km)

  • Höhenwanderweg Gaisbühel (5.7 km)

  • Spullerswaldweg (10.3 km)

  • Stubenbachrunde (6.8 km)

Winter hiking for families

Enjoyable winter hiking in the greater Arlberg region also entertains families with children of all ages. Some paths lead directly past playgrounds and big meadows – ideal for a spontaneous snowball fight, for building a snowman or to enjoy the grand view. The following easy paths for beginners are particularly recommended:

  • Lechtalweg (3.8 km)

  • Höhenrundweg Rüfikopf (1.2 km)

  • Flexenpassrunde (2.6 km)

  • Zürser Runde (1.1 km)

  • From Zug to the Älpele (3.9 km)

  • Zuger Runde (3.2 km)


Hiking to remote spots on snowshoes

The best vantage points on the Arlberg are usually difficult to reach in winter. Snowshoeing in allows you to master tough, non-cleared territory. Snowshoeing in Lech certainly has a new favourite path in store for everyone from beginner to athletic ski touring expert. Rent equipment at the local ski schools and be astonishing by the wide hiking variety:

  • Rüfikopf-Rundweg (1.2 km)

  • Flexenpass (2.6 km)Spullerwald (10.3 km)

  • Älpele-Tour (2,8 km)

  • Kriegeralp-Runde (3.2 km)

  • From Lech to Zürs (4.9 km)

  • Zuger Runde (2 km)

Rest stop on the region's alpine huts

Reward yourself with a rest stop after a successful hike or make a conscious break in one of the many Lech Zürs huts. Recharge your batteries between renowned high-class culinary art and rustic charm, upscale atmosphere and a bit of après-ski fun before continuing on your journey. Nine alpine huts impress with delicious variety.

Experience the Arlberg nature while snowshoeing and winter hiking on the Arlberg: We are looking forward to your non-binding holiday enquiry!


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