Do something good for your soul - recover from the stress of everyday life and come cross-country skiing in Carinthia.
A selection of Carinthia’s fantastic cross-country skiing areas in all of Carinthia’s regions:
Cross-country skiing in the national park region
Wonderful cross-country skiing can be enjoyed in the national park region, with guaranteed snow. Friends of the Nordic skiing will find a superbly maintained network of trails with a total length of more than 200 km.
Cross-country fun in Carinthia’s Naturarena
The region encompassing Nassfeld-Hermagor, Gailtal, Gitschtal, Lesachtal and Weissensee has a snow-assured ski area with over 300 km of trails and 42 double-tracked trails - ideally marked and prepared. Cross-country schools also offer courses in the classic cross-country and skating styles.
Cross-country skiing in Carinthia’s Nockbergen
The holiday resort of Bad Kleinkirchheim has a total of three sporty cross-country trails with a route network totalling more than 50 kilometres in length.
Cross-country skiing on the Turracher Höhe
The region scores with its altitude (1,763 m to 2,205 m), the excellent
guaranteed snow from the end of November to the beginning of May, and four wonderful cross-country trails at over 1,700 m above sea level.
Trails on the Katschberg-Rennweg
With around 25 kilometres of manicured and superbly tracked trails, the Katschberg-Rennweg region offers cross-country skiers fantastic conditions.
Cross-country skiing in the Liesertal/Maltatal valleys
Snowy forests invite skiers to go on long walks through silent nature; endless trails wind through the immaculate whiteness, as the bells of the horse-drawn sleighs ring in the distance.
The best cross-country skiing opportunities all around Millstätter See
Snowy landscapes and the clear air accompany you on the numerous trails with a total length of about 70 km, right around Millstätter See.
Cross-country skiing in the Villach region
The Villach region offers numerous superbly maintained trails - for beginners as well as for advanced cross-country skiers. Things get truly wonderful on the Dobratsch: On snow-assured trails at between 1,400 m and 1,800 m above sea level, the bonus is a gigantic panoramic view. A good view and excellent snow are also offered on the Kanzelbahn Panoramic Trail on the Gerlitzen, the Bleiberger Hochtal, Warmbad Villach and the Baumgartnerhöhe.
Cross-country skiing in the Klopeiner See/Southern Carinthia region
120 km of manicured cross-country trails!
Pirkdorfersee cross-country centre:
Natural and artificial cross-country trail with a total length of approx. 10 km. Can be enjoyed in the classic and skating styles.
Cross-country skiing in the Lavanttal region
Cross-country skiers have every opportunity to perfect their technique and style in this pretty landscape.
Cross-country skiing in Oberdrautal Outdoor Park
The Oberdrautal region offers an extensive network of trails. 130 cross-country kilometres through the valley, and the 200 km-long Four Provinces trail (Carinthia-East Tyrol-South Tyrol-Veneto) provides unadulterated cross-country fun. You’ll also find a 5-km high-altitude trail on the Emberger Alm - lack of snow is never an issue here!
Cross-country skiing in the Carnica Region Rosental
10 km of tracked trails await you in the Bodental valley! In Zell, too, you can walk on your skis through snow-covered forests glittering in the sun or put your skill to the test in public events and cross-country races.
In St. Jakob/Rosental (cross-country service centre) there is also a 3.5 km-long, lit trail that is provided with artificial snow from the end of November and can be classically skied or skated.
Read more about this at: Cross Country Conditions