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Cross-country skiing on the Pitztal trails
Does your winter sports heart beat for cross-country skiing? Then Pitztal is the perfect place for you! A network of over 70 kilometres of trails awaits you, including the high-altitude trails on the Pitztal glacier at 2,760 metres above sea level with spectacular views and a 20-kilometre-long valley trail from the village of Wiese to the village of Mandarfen at 1,743 metres above sea level. The absolute snow guarantee in the glacier area is the icing on your cross-country skiing cake. If you opt for the cross-country trails in the Rifflsee ski area, you will be skiing at an average of 2,250 metres above sea level. So, it’s no wonder that Mario Stecher, the double Olympic and ten-time World Cup winner in Nordic combined, has declared Pitztal his adopted home!
Would you like to learn how to cross-country ski during your stay at Sportalm? The ski schools in Pitztal offer regular cross-country skiing courses in addition to skiing and snowboarding courses. Get a taste of this powerful winter sport or improve your technique here. Strap on your cross-country skis and let’s go!