CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN
Winter adventures down in the valley or up on the glacier
There are few sports which combine sport and nature better than cross-country skiing. The region around our hotel in Kaprun is home to more than 50 km of cross-country skiing trails catering for both the traditional classic technique and the more modern and dynamic skating technique. Indeed, cross-country skiing enthusiasts can even head up onto the nearby glacier. Why not use your holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun to try out one of the most beautiful and traditional of all winter sports?
Sightseeing while cross-country skiing
From the flat Golfplatzloipe trail near the golf course to the Höhenloipe trail high up in the mountains and the 3 km trail on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier, cross-country skiing in the Zell am See-Kaprun region is just as diverse as the landscape itself. Highlights such as the Burg Kaprun fortress or the Zeller See lake – both of which are to be found directly next to the trails – make cross-country skiing a sightseeing adventure in its own right. Courses are held in Zell am See-Kaprun, but the trails themselves extend as far as the villages of Schüttdorf, Bruck, Piesendorf, Niedernsill and Fürth. Thanks to its location, Zell am See-Kaprun offers snowsure conditions well into spring, especially on the nearby glacier.
Highlight! Floodlight trails
Most of the cross-country skiing trails in Zell am See-Kaprun are interconnected, meaning that guests can create their own route as they navigate their way through the landscape. Ambitious and experienced skiers can even head up onto the nearby glacier.
In Schüttdorf (3.2 km) and Kaprun (3.9 km) there are also trails which are floodlit at night. The floodlit trail in Kaprun leads right past our hotel.
Cross-country skiing on our doorstep
The cross-country skiing centre in Kaprun is just a short walk from the Hotel Kaprunerhof. As well as an information board with details on the trails, visitors can also access the popular Schlossloipe trail. Those who want to can also access the trails directly from our hotel and save themselves the walk or drive to the main starting point. Ski schools offer lessons and equipment can be hired from ships such as Intersport Bründl. The Hotel Kaprunerhof is a true haven for cross-country skiing enthusiasts. We look forward to welcoming you!