On the right trail
Glide through the snow-covered landscape, the winter sun on your back and the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site in sight – cross-country skiing in Valle Aurina/Ahrntal is a pleasure for the body and soul. Whether it’s classic cross-country skiing or skating technique, a simple circuit or extended tours, there’s the right trail to suit all tastes and every fitness level in the immediate vicinity of the Hotel Windschar, our hotel in Val Pusteria/Pustertal.
Valle di Tures ed Aurina/Tauferer Ahrntal is a cross-country skiing paradise at the ideal altitude of 900 to 1,600 metres above sea level. More than 80 km of well-prepared cross-country skiing trails offer endless fun and challenge for beginners and advanced cross-country skiers in Valle Aurina/Ahrental. The cross-country skiing centre in Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers and the sunshine trail in Casere/Kasern in the middle of an untouched and snow-covered landscape are highly recommended.
The perfectly groomed circular trails at Riscone/Reischach sports park are just a few minutes by car from Brunico/Bruneck city centre. Depending on snow conditions, the more than 5 km long circuit runs from the sports area in Riscone/Reischach to Santo Stefano/Stefansdorf and back again. The sun-kissed cross-country skiing trails are covered with artificial snow, if required, and can be used by beginners and professionals free of charge. You can hire equipment on site.
After cross-country skiing in Valle Aurina/Ahrntal, try out the world championship cross-country skiing trails in Anterselva/Antholz! The network of cross-country skiing trails around Südtirol Arena is vast and everyone can choose their own level of difficulty. The Biathlon World Cup takes place in Anterselva/Antholz in January every year. The races are one of the absolute highlights of the season for the many fans.