Summer in Lech offers a variety of activities off the course ... But see for yourself!
Forest swimming pool
Don't forget your flip-flops
On the banks of the Lech river a forest swimming pool with a rock island, warm 25°C water, daring waterslides, a large children's pool and romantic lawns draws in visitors. There is also a nice playground for the kids.The pool is open during the summer season daily from 9.30 a.m. until 7.00 p.m., weather permitting. Free admission with your Lech Card!
Free public barbecue sites are located in many of spectacular places in Lech and surroundings. You will find here everything you need for a fun barbecue: BBQ, table, seating accommodation and dry wood. It is therefore definitely a good idea to bring firelighters, grill food and drinks.
Here you will find public barbecue sites:
- Wang Hus
- Alpe Stubenbach
- Footpath Flühenweg / Ebra
- Tanneg in Oberlech, below the Grubenalpe
- Footpath Lech - Zug, on the opposite side of the forest swimming pool
- On the Lechweg in front of Zuger Säge
- On the Lechweg direction Lake Spullersee after the first bridge on your left passing Älpele
Please leave the barbecue area tidy and take your waste with you.
Tennis & Beachvolleyball
Stay on the ball
Close to the forest pool you will find two clay tenniscourts and a beachvolleyballcourt - daily available from 9:30 am to 7:00 pm.
Simply hang times
The Arlberg region is an eldorado for sport climbing enthusiats and everyone who would like to become one. Climbing courses with mountain guides not only convey the necessary knowledge and techniques, they also show you the beauties of nature in a most impressive manner. More information at Arlberg Alpin- & Outdoorcenter
Fun for young and old ... equipped with wetsuits, helmet and harness we dive into a spectacular alien world, "the canyon." We swim through deep turquoise-green ponds, slip over natural slides in clear pools, lower ourselves down on a rope over high waterfalls and jump into secluded pools. More information at Arlberg Alpin- & Outdoorcenter, Alpine-Passion or Holzschopf.com - Outdoor and more.
Canoe tours / Rafting
From Haselgehr on the Lech river towards Reuthe. Light to medium passages through beautiful untouched nature. With our 2 person canoes it's easy and suitable for beginners due to the high level of stability of the boats. More information at Arlberg Alpin- & Outdoorcenter
We are the only local based Kayak School in the area with fully qualified kayak instructor/ coaches. We have been kayaking here for well over a decade and our knowledge of the local area is second to none. Be it your first time in a kayak or a seasoned pro, our instructor/coaches will not only help you to progress but also have a great time doing so. More information at Kayak School Arlberg.
Seeing the world from above
With the cablecar you reach the an altitude of 2362 m above sealevel on the Rüfikopf, from there you can fly solo or with a tandem pilot. More information at Flight Connection Arlberg.
Small bore rifle shooting
Always hit the black
Small Bore Rifle Shooting is also a great program for rainy days! Rifles and ammunition are available at the shooting range in Lech. More information at the shooting range: Schützengilde Lech
Reading is an adventure in mind
You will find the library in the rectory besides the church. More than 4200 books are available for your pleasure
Opening times: Monday: 4.00 – 6.00 p.m. | Wednesday: 3.00 – 7.00 p.m. | Friday: 4.00 – 6.00 p.m. | closed on bank holidays
History with a kick
Traditional old Walser-house with temporary exhibitions and usage of the whole archive of the community of Lech. 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. Special exhibition about the period of prosperity.
Opening times: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday 3.00 – 6.00 p.m. | More information at www.lechmuseum.at.
Walsermuseum Lech - Tannberg
In the footsteps of the Walser people
The historic Walser Museum is housed in the fire station on the road to Stubenbach.
Opening times: Wednesday and Friday 3.00 – 6.00 p.m. | More information at www.lechmuseum.at.
Käslte mountain 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.