St. Georg zum See

X-country skiing

Cross-Country Skiing

The “Achensee” region is one of the major cross-country skiing centres in Tyrol. On the shores of the largest lake in Tyrol, there are more than 200 kilometres of cross-country skiing trails for enjoyable Nordic skiing experiences.  

The topography of the local area, comprising a gentle hilly terrain on the lakeshore and steep sided valleys in the “Karwendel” mountains, and the excellent and comprehensive facilities, including separate trails for classic style and skating, a practising trail, barrier-free cross-country skiing trails and snow-making facilities, guarantee delightful outdoor experiences.  

A sophisticated information system, including excellent waymarking, handy cross-country skiing trail maps, an interactive map with detailed information about the itineraries and an online weather forecast and information site, completes the services.



Information & Tips

Equipment Hire & Cross-country skiing lessons

If you need suitable equipment for a cross-country skiing experience in the sunshine on perfectly groomed trails, we recommend you our partner “Wörndle” Sports Shop in Maurach for equipment hire and cross-country skiing courses. Our guests benefit from a 10% discount off the hire rates at this shop. Click here for more information.

Current Local Snow and Trail Report

Here you find comprehensive information about the weather and snow conditions for your cross-country skiing holiday on the shores of Lake “Achensee”. Click here for the snow report >>

Interactive Cross-country Skiing Map

Enjoy your cross-country skiing holidays. Our interactive map provides detailed information about all Nordic skiing routes. Click here to access the map.   

Cross-country Skiing Events

“Achensee 3-Täler Lauf” Nordic Skiing Race

The “Achensee 3-Täler Lauf” Race is an outstanding cross-country skiing event for everyone. The race takes skaters and classic style skiers through three valleys in the “Karwendel” mountains. Please click here for more information about the entry fees, registration and programme.

Special Offers

The varied countryside on the shores of Lake “Achensee” provides an ideal terrain for cross-country skiing. You will find sun-kissed level trails, running along the lakeshore, and more challenging trails in the valleys of the “Karwendel” mountains. Both beginners and proficient skiers can enjoy Nordic skiing experiences on extensive well-groomed tracks. Treat yourself to active recreation in the fabulous Tyrolean mountains. Let us inspire you with our special holiday packages.

Winter & Spa, 7 nights

7 nights incl. halfboard
 January to March

incl. tyrolean stone oil bath and partial body massage 

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