A picture book winter landscape!

Activities in Winter

A winter holiday with plenty of action, or alternatively relaxation – in Gerlos everyone will find just the kind of fantastic holiday they are looking for. Snow is not just a promise, but guaranteed. Enjoy 139 km of piste at an altitude of between 1,300 m and 2,500 m.

Good reasons FOR a winter holiday in Gerlos:

  • Guaranteed snow at an altitude of 1,300 m
  • Direct access to the Zillertal Arena skiing region
  • Ski runs from the piste into the village
  • Snowparks
  • Family friendly facilities
  • Local après ski
  • Free ski-bus with valid ski-pass
  • Western style horse riding

Skiing & Snowboarding

You can enjoy great skiing on 139 km of piste in Zillertal Arena. There's no need to worry because skiing here is guaranteed the whole winter. Ski lifts at an altitude of between 1,300 and 2,500 m ensure fun in Zillertal Arena from the beginning of December until Easter.

Zillertal Arena Info


Traditional tobogganing can be enjoyed at Gerlosstein. A 7-km-long toboggan run ensures extensive tobogganing fun. Several mountain lodges are attractive places for a refreshment stop. And, if you're still looking for more, there are other toboggan runs to choose from.

Toboggan Runs

Cross-Country Skiing

Cross-country skiing is an ideal sport for achieving a balance between body and soul. The various trails, from "classic" to "skating", are guaranteed to suit everyone's needs. Leave your thoughts behind and head for the finish.

Cross-Country Trails

Winter Walking

Immerse yourself in the snow-covered winter landscape and enjoy wonderful winter walks. Only in Gerlos can you experience winter like this. Gerlos also offers an extensive network of trails and traditional mountain lodges for refreshment on route. Have a great time away from it all!

Suggested Walks

Snow Shoe Trekking

Put on snow shoes and start experiencing a completely different kind of winter fun: tromping through deep snow - something everyone thinks about when they imagine a snow-covered winter landscape. Snow shoes can be easily hired locally.

Info & Contact

360° Panoramas

You can enjoy wonderful views of the Zillertal Mountains here for REAL. Here are a few panoramic views showing what Gerlos looks like in winter.

Wimmertal Gerlos at Night Gerlos-Gmünd