Be among the first on the pistes of Obergurgl!
Ski Opening and atmospheric Advent season at the Tyrolean Ötztal
When the leaves twirl through the air in colorful Tyrolean autumn, we already know: It won't be long until we finally start into the eagerly anticipated skiing season. Especially the first snow, the first ski tour, and the first tracks carved into the slopes of Obergurgl are always the most beautiful.
Most of the kids are still at school, the slopes are not crowded and temperatures feel almost like in autumn. A beautiful time to get into the mood for the most popular season of Obergurgl: Winter in Tyrol, Advent in the Ötztal mountains!
Ski Opening – The best time for pleasure skiers
In Obergurgl, you can start into the skiing season already in November
What makes skiing holidays in Obergurgl so special? Here, you can start into the skiing season before all others. And as your skiing hotel Alpenland in Obergurgl is situated right next to the piste, you will always be the first to leave your tracks in the freshly groomed snow. What better place to go for a skiing vacation than the beautiful Ötztal?
Top Quality Skiing in Obergurgl
"Top Quality Skiing" is the name of the association of the lift companies of Obergurgl and Hochgurgl. The name already implies everything you have to know about the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl skiing area: It is one of the top skiing regions of the Austrian Alps. Due to the altitude of Obergurgl on almost 2,000 meters, skiing is usually possible from mid-November until May.
What to expect in your skiing holidays here in Obergurgl? Here are the facts about all the fun in the snow:
- 110 perfectly groomed kilometers of slopes for all levels of proficiency
- State-of-the-art lifts and ropeways - approx. 40,000 people can be transported per hour
- 24 lifts for skiing fun without waiting in line
- Skiing on up to 3,000 meters above sea level
- Off-piste areas for freeriders and off-piste enthusiasts
- Quattro Snowpark Obergurgl for snowboarders
- Numerous skiing schools for kids and adults
- Rustic huts and mountain restaurants, après-ski bars and Schirmbars
These are only 8 reasons for spending your skiing vacation here at Hotel Alpenland in Obergurgl. As this time of the year is still among the most quiet of the winter season, especially couples and those who are able to travel outside the holiday season will find lots of space on the slopes and recreation, delight, as well as relaxation at our skiing hotel Alpenland. Advent season is known as the most idyllic time of the year for a reason. Candlelight, hot wine, and the delicious scent of cookies in the air. Everything is decorated beautifully, we are looking forward to the Christmas festivities. Spend unforgettable days of your winter vacation in one of the top skiing areas of Tyrol and Austria.