Get to know many little secrets about the area's fauna and flora while exploring unspoilt nature. Discover the most scenic spots in the Ötztal together with certified mountain guides. Uphill and down dale, through lush meadows and shady woods, past crystal clear mountain lakes, rushing waterfalls and eternal glacier fields. Ötztal Inside Summer Card holders enjoy the splendid Nature Park Hiking Program for free between June and October. The tours vary according to the participants' hiking skills, ranging from leisurely strolls on the valley floor to challenging peak hikes for experienced mountain fans.
Nature Park - Ötztal
- 1,600 km of walking and hiking trails
- 13,000 signs/signposts
- 1,600 benches for relaxing moments
- 99 quaint mountain huts, inns, snack stations
- 9 summer mountain lifts
- 9 mountain guide offices
- 11 information points
Area 47 - Ötztal Bahnhof
The ultimate Outdoor Playground
A unique outdoor adventure heaven covering 6.5 hectares, located between the villages of Haiming, Sautens and Roppen. High-tech devices in perfect blend with fabulous landscapes promise unlimited fun for all ages. The huge area comprises the following: Outdoor Adventure, Event Arena, Water Fun, Themed Gastronomy, Business Incentive Platform – This ultimate adventure area on the 47th parallel leaves nothing to be desired.
Road Trip 78 - Ötztaler Höhe
From April through October there is a superb rental spot for the latest motorcycle models (KTM Naked Bikes, Travel Bikes, Yamaha MT Series, etc.) at Ötztaler Höhe area, promising great outings amid the Tirolean mountains.
In addition to a varied choice of motorbikes you can also rent motorcycling equipment (helmet, trousers, jacket with protectors, gloves, boots) for an extra charge.
WIDI's KIDS CLUB - Oetz Region
Great fun in the outdoors for young nature explorers! In the summer months there is plenty to discover in the family-friendly Oetz Holiday Region. A supervised child activity program for kids promises endless mountain adventures, water fun, great action and recreation depending on the kids' age. Suitable for young guests over 3 years.
For children staying at one of WIDI's KIDS CLUB partner lodgings the weekly program (except Wednesday, Thursday) is free of charge: WIDI's Kids Club Partner Lodgings.
|Every Wednesday:||High rope park - extra charge!|
|Every Thursday:||Rafting for children - extra charge!|
Guided Cycling and Biking & Instruction Units - Sölden
Be it fun-filled road cycling, mountain biking, family bike tours or downhill skill training, Bikeschule Ötztal can show you the most scenic spots amid the stunning Ötztal mountain scenery. Plenty of tips and useful advice await you, ensuring more safety and biking fun.
Group courses are available from mid-June while private lessons can be booked at any time.
Guided Snowshoe Hike - Ötztal
(Weekly Activity Program)
Take part in a breathtaking guided snowshoe walking tour straight through the picturesque Alpine winter wonderland of Ötztal Valley. Please bring the following equipment: sturdy boots and hiking poles. Advance reservation is required for this weekly held activity: contact the local Information Office or the guide. Private tours available on request.
Adrenalin Cup - Sölden
Starting position, snapshot, final burst! Get ready for a top-notch winter sports adventure!
The Adrenalin Cup Sölden has 10 exciting disciplines spread all over the ski area: ranging from classic races like giant slalom, slalom and carving to fun-filled disciplines like mogul piste and freeriding or action-packed speed, mix race and flight competitions. In the course of the BIG3 Photo Rally you reach the ski area's highest points. Non-skiers can enjoy winter walking. And what's best, everyone can take part in the Adrenalin Cup!
Natural Toboggan Run - Hochgurgl
The undisputed highlight for true fans of tobogganing and sledding. Enjoy thrilling downhill adventures on the 3 km long run with 25 turns and premium floodlights from the top station of Hochgurgl Mountain Gondola down to the base station in Pill. Comfy uphill ride with the mountain gondola.
- Daily from 9.00 am to 04.00 pm
- Night sledding and night skiing in Hochgurgl from 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm
- Every Friday until 22 Dec, every Thursday from 28 Dec
- Free tobogganing bus from Obergurgl and Sölden
- Toboggan rental at the top and base station
- Rest stop at DOWNHILL GRILL, for reservations call T + 43 (0) 5256 6265 564