Temperatures are below zero. The snow falls gently on the ground and transforms the countryside into a magic winter wonderland. This special winter atmosphere of Hochkössen resort does not only attract skiers, but also paragliders, x-country skiers and winter hikers. Check out all the exciting and relaxing outdoor activities you can try at Hochkössen resort...
Special thermal conditions at Unterberghorn in Kössen make this resort a real hot spot for paragliders. A Mecca for those who want to enjoy the wonderful countryside of Kaiserwinkl from high above.
In winter the only take-off area is located at an altitude of 1,500m. It can easily be reached by Unterberghorn gondola lift and is situated next to the Bärenhütte. If you want to go higher, take the summit lift to the west take-off area at 1,700 m.
Safety first! Safety is top priority at Unterberghorn. Take-off from and landing on ski pistes is not permitted in winter.
Useful info: paragliding training programmes are exclusively offered from the beginning of May to the end of September.
Get into the perfect flow, glide over the soft snow cover, breathe fresh mountain air and enjoy the breathtaking panorama at its fullest – this is x-country skiing in Hochkössen.
The perfectly groomed trails are not only ideal for experienced x-country skiers, also beginners will find numerous easy tours here.
The Kaiserwinkl region is member of ”Tiroler Langlaufspezialisten“ (Tirolean x-country specialists)! So, get ready to enjoy superb x-country skiing: varied trails, convenient facilities, excellent service and much more!
You have always wanted to get off the beaten tracks and hike through powder snow in absolutely calm atmosphere? Just relax and recharge your batteries – on the snow-covered mountains of Hochkössen.
Snowshoeing or winter hiking – idyllic winter hiking tours and trails for snowshoe hikers will enchant you! Enjoy the impressive panorama of Zahmer and Wilder Kaiser mountains and have a well-deserved rest at one of our authentic alpine Tirolean huts offering regional food.
Explore 80 kilometres of groomed winter hiking trails and snowshoeing tours.
Guided tours through the Kaiserwinkl region:
If you do not want to explore the mountains all by yourself, feel free to book experienced hiking guides! They will take you to hidden places and tell you exciting stories about the area. Find all the dates of guided winter hikes and snowshoeing tours.