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Tobogganing in Tuxertal

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.

Toboggun runs in Tuxertal

The Bichlalm serves 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, Thursday and Friday. Reservation by phone (+43 5287 87776)  is mandatory.

Bichlalm at a glance:

  • Altitude 1.695 m
  • 3 km long toboggan run
  • Ascent approx. 50 min
  • Night tobogganing
  • Optional ascent by toboggan taxi

Contact: Fam. Klausner, info@jagdhof-tux.at, 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. Tip: small mountain farmer museum inside the hut.

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.

Please secure your reservation by calling +43 664 1575004.

Taxi times to the Höllensteinhütte:

  • 11.45 a.m. - 1.45 p.m. and
  • 05.45 - 07.45 p.m.

Tobogganing times for all winter athletes:

  • 02.00 to 04.00 p.m.

  • from 08.15 p.m.

Höllensteinhütte at a glance:

  • Altitude 1.740 m
  • 4 km long toboggan run
  • Ascent approx. 80 min
  • Night tobogganing
  • Optional ascent by toboggan taxi

Contact: Fam. Erler, info@rodel.tirol, www.rodel.tirol

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Safe on a toboggan – safety tips

  • The following is very important for a superb tobogganing experience:
    -    Warm and weatherproof clothes
    -    Sturdy shoes with non-slip soles
    -    Ski goggles and gloves
    -    Torch or headlight for evening tobogganing
    -    A helmet for optimum safety, particularly for children
  • A toboggan with steering belt and rail edges bent inwards increases safety – a plastic bobsled is not suited for natural toboggan runs. You can borrow a toboggan for ideal winter enjoyment at the Tuxertal toboggan runs.
  • Keep the seat free of snow, and dry.
  • Always stay on the edge of the run during your ascent so as not to interfere with tobogganers racing into the valley. Keep dogs on a short leash and stop at blind spots.
  • Make sure that the run is open for tobogganing when travelling on a toboggan run with automotive traffic. If specified, please abide by the tobogganing hours – you’re responsible for your own safety!
  • "Don’t drink and drive" also applies for tobogganing – please note that alcohol affects your capacity for reaction.
  • Use the ascent to inspect the run and make a mental note of striking passages and sharp turns
Arrive by

Destination address for the tourist information:
A-6293 Tux, Lanersbach 401

Plan your route online:

Detailed information on how to get to Tux-Finkenberg by bus is available here.

The airports at Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich are between 90 and 230 km from Tux-Finkenberg.

 

Here you can find the flight shedules of Innsbruck

 

Here you can find the flight shedules of Salzburg

 

Here you can find the flight shedules Munich