Snowshoe Hiking in the Winter Sport Region Villach
A true nature experience in Carinthia’s snowy winter landscape
Snowshoe Hiking in the holiday region Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See is a way to enjoy untouched nature, far away from any technology. Explore snow covered valleys, picturesque winter landscapes and snowy majestic mountain meadows and summits. Whether alone, or with local guides, it’s your choice.
The excellent snow conditions in the winter paradise Carinthia, are not only a bonus for skiers and snowboarders. You can experience romantic winter moments on the Dreiländereck, the Gerlitzen Alpe und in the Nature Park Dobratsch. Best of all: snowshoe hiking is an experience for the whole family. The sport is ideally suited for young and old and has become one of the most popular winter sports next to ski-touring.
In the Nature Park Dobratsch, Villach’s very own mountain, snowshoe tours for beginners and tours at night by full moon are offered by specially trained rangers.
You can experience exciting snowshoe hikes in beautiful sunny aspects at over 2.000 m above sea level on the Gerlitzen Alpe, high above Lake Ossiach. A snowshoe hike through a romantic winter woodland can be found on the Dreiländereck, the meeting point of Carinthia, Slovenia and Italy.