The Dream of a Regenerative Holiday
There are many opportunities for an active holiday in Kohlstatt in Böhmerwald, even in winter. You could decide to have fun tobogganing, challenge the locals in Bavarian curling, or to explore the area with snowshoe and GPS or on a skidoo. You could race downhill on alpine skis, or enjoy the countryside on cross-country skis. There is fun for every taste.
Classic and Special Winter Sports in the Heart of Europe
The Bavarian and Bohemian Woods offer all classic winter sports as well as the opportunity to try out the latest winter sport trends. The Bavarian Woods and Upper Austria are the leading regions for fans of cross-country skiing and biathlon.
The relatively sparsely populated area in the heart of Europe has more than 2,000 km (1,250 miles) of cross-country runs to offer, many of them crossing country borders. They come in all available difficulty levels. Ambitious biathletes treasure the the Nordic Center Böhmerwald, which is Upper Austria’s spectacular center of cross-country skiing on the high plateau of M¸hlviertel.
Ski Area Hochficht
Explore the beautiful top winter sport area Hochficht in the enchanting Böhmerwald. The glitter of the snow on the slopes is reflected in the enthusiastic skier’s eyes. The ski area Hochficht offers skiing fun for all levels of experience.
Steep ski runs await the expert, beginners and returners enjoy the gentle slopes. The alpine ski area is great family fun with low prices and save from avalanches and rockfalls.
The Sunny Kids Park offers courses for kids, held by competent trainers of the ski school Hochficht. All beginnings aren’t that hard at all. The practice ski lift, magic carpet, ski rotunda, igloo, and ski cabin provide everything for an unforgettable winter holiday. The Snow Park Ficht offers an exciting cross run for free-styler with board and ski.
Cross-country Skiing in Böhmerwald
Cross-country skiing is one of the most popular endurance sports in winter and is physically demanding. A cross-country skier trains 90% of her muscles simultaneously to her cardiovascular system and her coordination abilities. The gentle, gliding movements of cross-country skiing go easy on the joints, reducing the risk of injury to a minimum.
A vast network of cross-country ski runs awaits in the holiday region Böhmerwald, which leave nothing to be desired. The runs of the Nordic Center Böhmerwald lie higher up and total about 80 km (50 miles). More runs are located in the valleys and villages of the region and add about 75 km (45 miles) to the network.
Snowshoeing: Every Step a Treat for the Body!
Snowshoeing in the quiet winter landscape in the Bohemian forest is a refreshing alternative to ski pistes and cross-country runs. Snowshoeing is easy, adequate for all ages, and offers impressive views, like the sparkles of sunlight on the unbroken snow. Experience the happiness and ease of a snowshoeing hike and leave your everyday worries behind. Even more convenient are the wonderful winter hiking trails.
To the Inn
After your winter sports or activities, your winter trail hike, your snowshoeing experience, your Bavarian curling tournament with the locals, friends, or colleagues, the hotel Greiner team would love to host you. We would love to serve you hot drinks perfect for cold winter days, like the homemade Glühmost, Jagatee, Glühwein, or homemade ginger tee. Of course we have the right selection of food to match, like handmade farmer’s doughnut, a hearty bacon sandwich, or any culinary creation of our chef.
Visit an inn, which is in harmony with nature.