A couple takes a winter walk along a mountain stream in the Kitzbühel Alps in Tyrol © Franz Gerdl / Kirchdorf
Take a leisurely winter walk with your loved ones along a mountain stream in the Kitzbühel Alps in Tyrol
Two people take a break while hiking and throw snow into the air © Simon Hausberger / Penningberg
Enjoy the enchanting hiking trails on the Penningberg in the Kitzbühel Alps

Winter hiking in the Holiday Region Hohe Salve

Hiking trails through fairytale winter landscapes in Tyrol & stay in a fairytale chalet

Thick powder snow everywhere you look. Winter hiking is a particularly peaceful way to unwind in the winter silence. And if you're lucky, you might catch a glimpse of a wild animal scurrying past. Rustic huts along the marked trails invite you to stop off and warm up. A winter wonderland that invites you to explore.

Versatile winter hiking in the Kitzbühel Alps

The villages of Hopfgarten im Brixental, Wörgl, Kirchbichl, Penningberg, Kelchsau and Angerberg are surrounded by varied, magical winter hiking trails. Depending on fitness level and experience, there are winter hiking trails of varying degrees of difficulty in the Kitzbühel Alps. They range from easy walks to challenging tours through snow-covered forests and to rustic mountain huts.

Tips for fantastic winter hikes

Here are a few tips for fantastic winter hiking trails:

  • Baumgarten circuit (easy - 3.7 km - start: Angerberg sports and cross-country skiing center)
  • Small panorama trail (easy - 3.9 km - start: information office in Kirchbichl)
  • Möslalm (medium - 8.7 km - start: information office in Wörgl)
  • Giessen loop (easy - 3.9 km - start: former Wave parking lot in Wörgl)
  • Freigeld loop (easy - 3 km - start: Vogelweiderstraße in Wörgl)
  • Itter village circuit (easy - 3.5 km - start: village square in Itter)
  • Itter sports field circuit (easy - 2.2 km - start: village square in Itter)
  • Salvenberg (easy - 6.4 km - start: Hopfgarten information office)
  • Hopfgarten fish pond circuit (easy - 3.9 km - start: Hopfgarten information office)
  • Penninger Runde (easy - 4.3 km - start: Penningberg sports field)
  • Kelchsau village circuit (easy - 3.1 km - start: parking lot of the former Hofstattbahn in Kelchsau)

Winter hike in Mariastein: Winter hiking trail to the Mariastein pilgrimage church

Start your first winter hike right in your vacation resort of Mariastein - this leads to the pilgrimage chapel of Mariastein and is easy to master thanks to the low elevation gain. The 4.5 km hike starts at Gasthaus Schlossblick in Angerberg near Wörgl and leads along forest paths directly past the Hotel Mariasteinerhof and the Weitblick Chalets in Mariastein. You then reach the highlight of the hike - the Mariastein pilgrimage church. The trail leads back to the starting point on the other side of the stream.

With the right equipment into the winter hiking fun

To ensure that your winter hike in the Holiday Region Hohe Salve is a complete success, you need the right equipment. In addition to sturdy footwear with a sturdy sole, warm outdoor clothing including hat and gloves, a small snack and a drink should not be missing. A hiking map is useful for orientation and a first aid kit in case of emergencies. If it gets sunny, sunglasses and sun cream are recommended.

Hiking together on snowy trails on guided winter hikes

If you prefer to set off on a winter hike in professional company, contact a certified mountain guide in the Hohe Salve region. On a guided winter hike, you can fully rely on the hiking guide's local knowledge. In addition, you will receive valuable tips as well as comprehensive information about the region and the mountains, which can be observed during the hike. Whether winter hike or snowshoe hike - mountain guide Thomas Radinger will be happy to provide you with advice and assistance during your vacation in the chalets in Mariastein.

Can't wait to explore the fabulous winter hiking trails around your chalet in Mariastein, Tyrol? Then send your no-obligation inquiry now or book directly online - your luxurious winter vacation in the Kitzbühel Alps can begin!