The Hintertux Glacier

Ski and fun on the slopes in the middle in August who wants now in summer to skiing, a trip in the southern hemisphere to take, where is the ski season in full swing? Far from! On the Hintertuxer glacier in Austria skiers 365 days can indulge in skiing in the year. has put together the most important information to the glacier skiing area. The Hintertux glacier is the only full year skiing area of in Austria and is located in the Zillertal Valley in Tyrol. Hintertux out it’s happening 1 or 8 summer cableway glacier bus on the runway. From the Sommerbergalm, ski and snowboarders start in the area of up to 18 km of slopes. The highest point on the Hintertux glacier is the frozen wall 3,250 metres above sea level. The glacier bus 3, with the ski – and snowboard riders reach the point is even the highest two orbit rope of the world.

There you can enjoy views of the Zillertal. The panoramic terrace provides a magnificent view from the Zugspitze when the weather up to the Grossglockner. The area is especially useful for advanced users. The slopes are challenging and also the different surfaces (whether icy slopes, Sulz, or gripping snow) so a lot of all winter sports enthusiasts demand. Experts also appreciate the Hintertux ski world. Often you can see train professional teams on the glacier.

But also for the small winter sports enthusiasts there are on the Hintertux glacier to experience a lot. You can explore two Gletscherfloh of Park Sommerberg and the frozen wall. Here the fleas can enjoy really: snowball fight, snow tyre carousel, or tubing run, climbing wall or play Castle, the selection is great! Snowboarders and Freeskiers come in the eternal ice and at their own expense. The Betterpark Hintertux available is from September. On obstacles such as kicker and flat box, they can present their tricks and further refine them. The Park is open to all skill levels. Beginner trying on the easy or medium line, train during professionals on the super pipe, or per line. The Hintertux glacier offers still more as skiing in the summer. Because the natural spectacle of a glacier you can enjoy not only for skiing. From July to September guided glacier hikes are offered three times a week. For about an hour, it goes with mountain guides through the eternal ice. Hintertux glacier compact: operating hours: 08.15 16.30 (tows-13.30 pm) kilometres of slopes: 18 km (2, 5 km 13, 5 miles from blue, red, 2 km black) lifts: 3 aerial cableway, 3 gondolas, 2 chairlifts, 6 T-bar lifts day ticket adult: 38.00 children (1.1.1997): 17,20 youth (up to 1.1.1993): 30,50


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