"Skiing in Hohentauern is a fixed point for us in the winter season," Sepp Fröhlich smiles like the sun shining over Hohentauern. Born and raised in Hohentauern the physicist knows where to find "g'führigen Schnee" (perfect snow) and relaxed skiing with his wife. "And in between we enjoy the splendid panorama of the Niedere Tauern from the heavenly place on "Wichtelhütte" says Uli Fröhlich cheerful like the meaning of her surename.
Lara from Hohentauern and Kilian, who is often here on holiday with his family, know the trails from Hohentauern like the back of their hands. To whiz around is always great fun to them, but for the kids the "coolest" thing is of course the "Hupferlbahn" at the "Loipenzentrum". Take a brake on the Wolkenbankerl at Draxlerhaus!Cross-country skiing
Glistening snow and blue sky - perfect ingredients for a ski tour! Siegi, host of the Bergerhube, and his daughter take a little break for ski mountaineering with their dogs whenever possible. "Then we're back strengthend to serve our guests," says Siegi who would like to have more time for such tours in the snow. At least a short rest is possible on the Wolkenbank before Bergerhube.
...for my sledge", Marion makes a wish. She loves to whiz from the Edelrautehütte down to the valley with her friends. "We like to walk up in the sunshine and lend the sledge at Edelrautehütte, not missing to take a photo on the Wolkenbankerl before the hut." If you do not want do walk, go up with the toboggan taxi. After a leisurely stay at the Edelrautehütte it goes downhill with the sledges and headlamps.
"We meet for snowshoeing several times," says Simone and reveals the reason with a wink: "It is so easy walking uphill through the deep snow, so we still get enough breath for a chat." The two friends leave a persisting mark not only with their snowshoes but also with their good spirits. If it is too exhausting, the "Wolkenbank" in the "Hölleralm" invites to sit down and draw a deep breathe.
It is already quite slippery on the ice, but only the "Eisstock" should whiz over the rink. In Hohentauern experienced "Eisschützen" show you the correct handling. "I enjoy to spend a few pleasent hours outdoors in good company", tells Sepp, the "king of the rink". From the Wolkenbank next to the ice rink of Alpenhotel Lanz you have a good overview of the fun.
"No day is like the other and there is always something new to discover in nature", says Hans when he tells of his long winter walks in Hohentauern. "While walking you have the right pace to perceive everything around - tracks in the snow, birds chirping, the beautiful snow crystals ..." After the walk you can warm up in the "Pfahlbaudorf".
Take pictures on 3 Wolkenbankerln of the heavenly places, show them at the tourists office and get a gift.