Glacier worlds in summer
If you feel the urge of swishing down a pristine slope during the hot season, the Zillertal is the destination for you: On the Hintertux Glacier, skiing is possible even during the summer months. This is Austria’s only ski resort where youi can ski all year round. At an altitude of 3,250 metres, 18 km of expertly groomed pistes and the unique Betterpark for snowboarders await, under a radiant blue sky! The Glacier Flea Park and its snow playground are bound to keep the kids entertained in summer, too. The Flea Park that is a little further down offers fun and games without the snow.
Playgrounds on the Hintertux Glacier
Fun, games and plenty of ACTION are what the Glacier Flea Parks on the Hintertux Glacier and on the Sommerberg are all about. This is the perfect opportunity for our youngest visitors to discover the joy of skiing in Austria during the summer months and to add variety to a family summer holiday.
Facts on the Hintertux Glacier summer ski resort
- Fun in the snow on 365 days a year, at an altitude of 3,250m
- Austria's only summer ski resort
- Just one minute from the Hotel Alpenhof
- 18km of pistes of all levels of difficulty
- Betterpark Hintertux for Freestyle fans at an altitude of 3,200m
- Many rustic huts and mountain restaurants
- Unique attractions such as the Natural Ice Palace, Glacier Flea Park etc.
Summer skiing with the Alpenhof as your home base
The valley station is just one minute away from the Alpenhof - a hop, skip and a jump and you are ready for an unforgettable day's skiing at the Hintertux Glacier ski resort, in pleasant temperatures and under a brilliant sun. 18km of perfectly groomed pistes with guaranteed snow are available for you to explore, break your personal speed records or swish down on elegantly during the summer. Freestyle enthusiasts can indulge their passion at the Betterpark Hintertux, the perfect place to practise those jumps and slides (open from April until early June and from September until December).
A pit stop with a view
After an active day out and about on the sun-drenched slopes of the glacier, it is time for a break: Recharge your batteries in one of the welcoming inns and restaurants on the Hintertuxer Glacier to round off your summer ski day in style! Revel in the seemingly endless views across the mountain peaks that open up before you, best enjoyed from a panorama terrace such as that of the Tuxer Fernerhaus at 2,660 metres.The contrast between the majestic glacier and the lush, green valleys down below is a truly unique sight.