With 139 kilometers of immaculate ski runs and 51 ski lifts and cable cars (overall capacity: 84,000 people an hour), the Zillertal Arena ranks among Austria's major ski areas.
There are numerous facilities for winter sports enthusiasts, including 35 mountain restaurants and (snow) bars, ski school with special facilities for children, and the Arena Hot Zone Snowpark for snowboarders and freeskiers.
NEW in the Zillertal Arena:
- Additional snow-making machines
Also visit us at www.zillertalarena.com
The nice ski area is situated above the little mountain village Hainzenberg. The municipality of Hainzenberg belongs to the holiday region Zell im Zillertal, it has about 600 inhabitants and covers an area of 21 skm.
The ski area Gerlosstein with 12.7 km of pistes is ideal for families - there are no overcrowed pistes and hardly any queues at the lifts! The cable car from Hainzenberg (district Dörfl) takes you to the ski area. Hainzenberg is located 6 km from Zell am Ziller and you can get there by bus or by car.
Enjoy tobogganing on Tirol's longest illuminated natural toboggan run (7 km with illumination until 1am). Rustic huts along the run are ideal to take a rest. You can rent a sledge at the base terminal.
The ski area Gerlosstein belongs to the lift association of the Zillertal Arena (1,300 m - 2,505 m). The ski pass is therefore valid for the whole Arena. The neighboring village Zell am Ziller offers access to the spacious ski area.
For years the Zillertal Arena has been a hot tip for freeriders, but now there's also a park for freeriders in the middle of 166 km of pistes. It has been planned and built by the Boarders Playground Team of Gogo Gossner. The Snowpark in Gerlos offers obstacles for riders of all skill levels, beginners as well as pros. At the park you can improve your technique and learn new tricks.
is situated in the upper part of the piste near Vorkogel lift. There are an easy and and a medium line, a jib line, and obstacles of different sizes and shapes. The jib line consists of a rollercoaster box, a kinked box, a flat box and a curved box. Furthermore there's a small chill area at the park container with a sound system and a service station.
In Zell's ski school you can improve you technique and get a real pro. Wel trained skiing instructors will teach you the latest techniques and styles. Book one week of excellent training within a group or book private lessons, experience wonderful skitours or snowshoe hikes with top guides!
Overview of the offer:
- skiing courses
- snowboard courses
- children's ski school
- kindergarten (for kids from 2 years/able to use a toilet) in the ski area
- cross-country skiing courses
- private lessons
- snowshoe hikes
- llama trekking
For kids there are many special pistes and nursery lifts where they can romp around. The two ski schools in Zell im Zillertal organize special kids programs on a regular basis. For example a daily pick-up service for kids, an air-balloon start, snowsailing, tire sliding, a children's disco and a kindergarten at Skischule Lechner (without skiing, for kids from 2 years/able to go to the toilet) within the ski area! At the end of every course a race takes place and great prizes can be won.
Our ski schools take care of your kids even during lunch time!
SKISCHULE PRO ZELL
The 7km long sled track is locatedon Hainzenberg near Gerlossteinbahn. The ski lift effortlessly whisks you to the the top station at 1650m where the sled track starts. The track is flooglit until 1am. Two cozy inns along the way invite you to stop by, relax, enjoy and have fun. Toboggan rental available at gerlosstein base terminal.
Gerlossteinbahn operating hours:
daily 8.30am - 4.30 pm
Mon - Sat 7.45 pm - 9.15 pm
T +43 (0)5282 2275-11
At the base station of Gerlossteinbahn in Hainzenberg:
Daily 9am to 4.30pm, Mondays and Sundays also from 7.30pm to 9.15pm.
Return before 1am
Uphill ride - daytime:
Adults: EUR 6.60
Children: EUR 3.30
Uphill ride - evening:
Adults: EUR 8.90
Children: EUR 4.45
1-day, multi-day and season passes are not valid in the evenings! Please ask for group discounts!
- Ice skating rink (rental service) or ice hockey
- Separate ice curling rink (rental service)
- Covered tennis courts
- Bowling alleys
- Raiffeisen playground (weather permitting)
- Restaurant Café in the park (kids area, panoramic view)
The indoor tennis center offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. 3 indoor tennis courts, tennis wall, automated service machine.
ESTESS Tennis School Wallner: intensive tennis courses, match training units, video analysis, special instruction for kids, etc.l
Rates and more details www.freizeitparkzell.at
INFORMATION & BOOKING:
Restaurant-Cafè in the Park: T +43-(0)5282-4946
Tennis center, bowling allley: T +43-(0)5282-4946
Ice skating rink: T +43-(0)5282-4946-50
ESTESS Tennis School Wallner, T +43-(0)664-3830501
The state-of-the-art hall has already hosted a great number of live shows, events and entertainment highlights for all ages and preferences!
Freizeitpark Zell GmbH
A - 6280 Zell am Ziller
T +43-(0)5282-2281 or +43-(0)-5282-4946
Enjoy the thrill and speed of the Zillertal's first alpine roller coaster ride, the Arena Coaster! The run is 1,450 m long and starts directly at the Zillertal Arena station in Zell. Steep turns, jumps and bumps, and 360° and 540° loops - the Coaster is an attraction for all age groups!
Total length: 1,450 m
Uphill: 325 m
Downhill: 1,125 m
Difference in altitude: 140 m
Duration: 6 - 7 minutes
Highest point: 9 m above the ground
Arena Coaster ticket office:
+43 5282 7165 240 or www.zell.at
Even if skiing is not your cup of tea Zillertal Arena offers plenty of great outdoor activities to keep you entertained throughout the winter!
Snowshoe hiking amid glittering white landscape, ski mountaineering for beginners and pros, Nordic Walking tours, llama hikes, etc.
Memorable winter days are guaranteed in the Zillertal mountains!
Guided tours: www.aktivzentrum-zillertal.at.
For more information visit www.zell.at.