A fast way down to the valley
Toboggan fun in Tux-Finkenberg
Have you already experimented one out of many options a winter holiday can offer you beyond the slopes? A gorgeous winter scenery invites you to enjoy fun tobogganing! With family, friends or as a romantic activity for two, a tobogganing trip guarantees variety for all ages as part of your active winter holiday in Tux-Finkenberg in the Tuxertal! Luckily enough 3 out of 14 perfectly primed tobogganing runs in the Zillertal can be found in the Tuxertal! Rush down into the valley on an awesome toboggan run, lit in the evening. A perfect action-packed tobogganing night is waiting for you!
Important information: All huts are accessible by taxi. Local traffic must be expected on the tobogganing routes. Please mind the tobogganing hours for travelling safety!
Your extra in Finkenberg: free Tux-Finkenberg-shuttle and Nightliner (€ 2,00).
Christophorus bus line no. 4104 from Mayrhofen to Hintertux (stop Mayrhofen Bahnhof - Hintertux Gletscherbahn). Free use upon presenting the Tux-Finkenberg ticket.
The Bichlalm in Hintertux is located at 1,695 m and serves as a perfect destination for tobogganers, both day and night as the 3 km long toboggan run at the Bichlalm is illuminated. Tyrolean food specialties and a thrilling run are waiting for all tobogganers after a 50-minute ascent.
Our tip: Enjoy the glorious glacier panorama from the sun terrace. The fantastic view of the Hintertux glacier is worth the ascent.
Furthermore: hut night every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, spare ribs evening on Fridays. Reservation by phone is mandatory.
Bichlalm at a glance:
Contact: Fam. Klausner, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.bichlalm.tirol
You can reach the hut at 1,740 m from Tux-Lanersbach. Experience the lively ascent of approx. 80 min on foot or take a taxi.
Night owls like it here as well: the 4 km long toboggan run is lit and leads directly to Tux-Lanersbach. Do you prefer tobogganing as soon as the sun comes up? Höllensteinhütte also offers accommodation options – nothing stands in the way for early-morning tobogganing. Run personally by the Erler family, Höllensteinhütte serves only the finest Zillertal specialties.
Tip: small mountain farmer museum inside the hut.
There’s a safety measure on this run for safe travels into the valley: the special toboggan run lighting indicates narrow points and speedy passages. That’s fun!
ATTENTION: Please mind the tobogganing hours!
Driving from and to Höllensteinhütte permitted for taxis from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m., 4.00 - 5.00 p.m., 7.00 - 9.30 p.m. Tobogganing from Höllensteinhütte to Tux-Lanersbach. Please secure your reservation by calling +43 664 1575004.
Höllensteinhütte at a glance:
Contact: Fam. Erler, email@example.com, www.rodel.tirol
The ascent to the Grieralm is something very special: You will reach an altitude of 1,787 m starting from Juns, having ascended through the forest for approx. 90 minutes, the wide high plateau with the Grieralm and the lake Griersee opens up right in front of you. You have the best view of the snow-covered Hintertux glacier amidst this idyllic scenery.
The amazement continues inside the hut: fascinating front rooms hand-carved by the previous innkeeper – each one of them in a different design and lovingly adorned. The “Adlerstube” in particular is a feast for the eyes! After a fine Tyrolean snack, you’ll be heading off to the 5 km long toboggan run lit at night. You don’t have to bring your own toboggan – toboggan rental: € 5,00
Attention: driving is permitted from and to the Grieralm for taxi and neighbours from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m., 4.00 - 5.00 p.m. and 7.00 - 9.45 p.m.
Tobogganing times for all winter athletes:
Grieralm at a glance:
Contact: Sabine and Thomas Kurz, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.grieralm.tirol
Destination address for the tourist information:
A-6293 Tux, Lanersbach 401
Plan your route online:
The airports at Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich are between 90 and 230 km from Tux-Finkenberg.