An area with a snow-guarantee
Surrounded by the Hohe Tauern mountain the ski area is one of the most snow guaranteed holiday resorts in Austria. During the period December – April one can fully enjoy the good winter sport facilities. Both the experienced as well as the starting skier will find everything he/she is looking for.
Lots of kilometres of ski slopes are at your disposal; see website of Gerlosplatte. www.gerlosplatte.com
As from December 2002, the Gerlosplatte is connected with the Zillertal Arena; together it forms the largest connected ski area of the Zillertal.Winner Skiarea Test 2010/2011: Best skiarea of the Alps! Hochkrimmel is an excellent place to be for the langlaufer since the langlaufloipes belong to the highest in Austria. You can rent your ski and snowboards in Hochkrimml on the spot. You can enjoy your aprè-ski in Krimml (15 minutes drive), in Königsleiten (approx. 8 minutes drive) and of course in Gerlos! www.zillertalarena.com
Intersport Patterer offers ski- and snowboard service; you can even make your reservations of your ski-equipment on line (see website of Intersport Patterer). The shop, Hochkrimml-Duxeralm, is located at walking distance from the holiday home. www.patterer.info/html/skiservice.html
There is an excellent ski-school in Hochkrimml that offers ski instruction (group courses or private lessons) to improve your ski-abilities. For more information go to www.skischulekrimml.com.
New in 2011 is the Rodeltrack on the Filzsteinalm and the longest rodeltrack in the world: 14km.! is since the arrival of the Smaragdbahn in Bramberg easier to go. The tracks are fully illuminated!