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From ice skating to hiking

Enjoyable winter sports away from the slopes

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Pure InspirationIn the wonderful snowy mountains of Lech Lech

People who like alternative winter sports will find ideal conditions and lots on offer in Lech Zürs am Arlberg. There are fantastic routes for cross-country skiers and snowshoers. In addition, visitors can enjoy romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides through the snow-covered landscape and curling.

Leisure Tips away from the slopes & powder
Nicole Trinker, Product manager Lech Zürs Tourismus

Winter hinking & Snowshoeing

Cross-country skiing

Horse-drawn sleigh rides

Around the ice


House of movement

What else? Leisure tips for even more variety
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    Game watching / Game feeding

    Wild animals, particularly the native red deer, are shy forest dwellers and you don’t very often catch sight of them in the wild.

    However, during the hard winter months when food becomes scarce, deer venture very close to populated areas and almost forget they are afraid of people. This means you can watch majestic deer feeding at dusk at close range. Experience this unusual natural spectacle from the shelter of a hide. Every Tuesday during the winter season we offer guided hikes to watch the wildlife. Further information and reservations at Lech Zürs Information.

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    Tandem paragliding in winter

    Leave the earth behind and feel liberated as soon as you take off, with no constraints and no engine noise, floating feely, only joined to the wing by a couple of cords, feeling the strength of the air currents amid our beautiful countryside. Forget everyday life and enjoy being totally on your own. This feeling is never stronger than when you are flying and you can experience it here by trying tandem paragliding. As well as sensational paragliding flights, we also offer spectacular thermal flights and fascinating panoramic flights.  Also suitable for groups. See you in the sky!

    Starting point: Kriegerhorn| Landing: next to the Flühenlift ski lift | Total duration: 1 hour 30 minutes (flying time: approx.15 minutes) | Maximum flying height: 2,100 – 2,300 metres | Cost: on application

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    Climbing at the sport.park.lech

    Scamper up the climbing wall like a spider, grabbing bright hand- and footholds. Hang on, plot your course, push upwards and reach the top or push sidewards and reach the other end! Balance on the line. You will be amazed by the heights you reach as your strength, balance and skill improve. More information at +43 (0)5583 41850 or www.sport-park-lech.at.

    Luis, our licensed mountain guide, offers climbing lessons for kids starting at age 7 in the sport.park.lech – on Tuesday and Friday from 4 pm (please register per phone). No experience necessary. Aim of the climbing lesson: To have lots of fun learning how to climb, learning about knots and the associated safety techniques. Min. 2 kids – duration 2 hours / Price: € 54,00 per child incl. entry | Private lesseons € 85,00 per person - each additional person € 10,00 (max 6 persons). Registration at Luis Lankmayer Phone: +43 (0)664 3443733

    sport.park.lech ball sports bouldering & climbing
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    Library at the Service center of the Lech community

    Opening hours:
    Monday 3 pm - 5 pm | Wednesday 10 am - 12 noon & 3 pm - 5 pm | Friday 3 pm - 5 pm
    Closed on national holiday

    For further information please call +43 (0)5583 2213-241

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    Lechmuseum Huber-Hus

    The Huber-Hus Museum is on the Schlosskopfplatz. The traditional wooden Walserhaus built in 1590 invites you to find out about the life and work of farmers. This years special exhibition is devoted to the "Arlberg"

    Opening hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday from 3 pm to 6 pm

    For further information please call: +43 (0)5583 2213-240

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    Lechmuseum Tannberg

    The historic Walser Museum is located in the fire station on the road to Stubenbach. The collection displays objects from dairy farming, alpine skiing, ecclesiastical folklore, artisanry, animal husbandry, home décor, and textile production.

    Opening times: From December 28 every Monday and Wednesday from 3 pm to 6 pm. Entry is free / donations welcome. Special guided tours on application.
    Walsermuseum Lech-Tannberg | chairwoman Veronika Walch
    Phone.: +43 (0) 664 24 23 580 | museumsverein.lech@aon.at

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    Kästle Museum Immerse yourself in the history of the legendary ski brand

    You will find Lech’s Kästle Mountain Museum in the top station of the Rüfikopf II cable car. Marvel at historic artwork, ski designs from bygone times and many other items on display from the history of the successful Austrian ski brand. Open during the Rüfibahn operating hours.

Have fun on your journey discovering Lech Zürs.

Your team of Lech Zürs tourism.