Cross-country skiing in Seefeld, Tyrol – one of the best cross-country skiing destinations in the alpine region
Seefeld high plateau at 1,200 metres altitude offers the best conditions and guaranteed snow for Nordic winter sports fun. More than 271 kilometres of trails, awarded with the quality seal for cross-country skiing trails by the state of Tyrol, lead through a magically beautiful winter wonderland. The network of trails on the high plateau, which links the 5 main towns Seefeld, Mösern, Leutasch, Reith and Scharnitz to each other, spoils you with trails groomed in classic and skating style as well as special trails, such as night trails, a dog trail and a trail that is suitable for adaptive Nordic skiing.
A cross-country skiing holiday in the world champion region of Seefeld
As a World Cup and Olympic region, Seefeld offers a Nordic centre of excellence with one of Europe’s most state-of-the-art biathlon facilities. So far, Seefeld has been the venue for the Nordic sports in the Winter Olympics three times in 1964, 1976 and 2012 and Seefeld is going be the host for the FIS Nordic Skiing World Cup for the second time in 2019, after 1985. In keeping with the motto “Hand in Hand – Let’s celebrate a Nordic ski festival” the whole of Seefeld is looking forward to being able to welcome the Nordic skiing circus to town again! Cross-country skiers of any ability can look forward to new and wider trails. These are not just necessary for the 2019 WC but offer more room for beginners as well as pros and a larger selection of routes.
Discover the Olympic region of Seefeld in Tyrol and one of the most beautiful and exciting cross-country skiing regions in Austria.
Nordic centre of excellence Seefeld Tyrol
- The hot spot for athletes of the Nordic discipline
The Nordic centre of excellence built in Seefeld in 1985 and constantly modernised since then has been impressing pros and amateurs for decades. Equipped with a modern biathlon facility with 12 fixed stands for small bore and air guns and together with Seefeld’s cross-country skiing trails with guaranteed snow, the perfect conditions are guaranteed here for extensive biathlon training.
Thanks to a 3.6 km long and 3 m wide rollerskiing trail, another highlight in the alpine region, there is the opportunity to pursue biathlon training in the summer too. The rollerskiing trail can be extended in length and elevation as much as you like and be completed in different levels of difficulty. The rollerskiing trail is also superb for sprint training for cross-country skiers.
Nordic centre of excellence
Pursue your skiing sport at the Nordic centre of excellence too. Why just pursue Nordic sport in winter? In Seefeld there is the opportunity to train on the roller skiing trail and biathlon course at the Nordic centre of excellence in Casino Arena Seefeld all year round. If you are interested in having a go at biathlon or are already experienced in this sport: plan your personal training camp with us.
Cross-country skiing and ski schools in Seefeld in Tyrol
- Become a winter sports pro!
It’s not far from Hotel Lärchenhof to the many cross-country skiing and ski schools on Seefeld’s high plateau. The schools offer a varied and interesting range of courses that is suitable for beginners as well as advanced, children and adults.
Learn the right technique in your preferred winter sport. Be it alpine skiing, cross-country skiing or snowboarding. Even biathlon is offered in combination with cross-country skiing. The courses are held in small groups or private lessons, which is a particularly effective option to learn new things.
Many ski and cross-country skiing schools, like our partner Ski & Snowboard School Sport Active Seefeld also offer the option of taking part in guided winter and snowshoe hikes.
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