Holidays Schröcken

Schröcken – Holidays in the Walser Village

Schröcken, one of the area's small traditional Walser villages at 1270 meters above sea level, enchants both hikers and ski enthusiasts: family-friendly services and infrastructures, endless walking trails and superb mountain exploration await you in summer. What's more, mountain bikers and cycling fans will find a real heaven in the surroundings of Schröcken. Swimming lakes and an Outdoor Park add to an exciting stay in the mountains. During the winter season the village amidst Bregenzerwald is renowned for superb winter sports and activities in the scenic outdoors, offering hundreds of kilometers of splendid ski slopes, mogul pistes, snow parks, ski kindergarten, husky dog-sled events, and a lot more.

Summer vacation for explorers

The holiday resort of Schröcken has a lot to offer as well in summer, like nature treasures of awesome natural beauty like the picturesque Rappenseen Alpine lakes or the eye-catching Wartherhorn peak. Guests are spoilt for choice when it comes to mouth-watering delights served in the local inns and restaurants. Free hiking shuttle buses give access to the superb Wart-Schröcken hiking area beyond 1500 meters altitude, boasting several hundreds of kilometers of signposted walking and hiking routes for all skill levels. Those in search of adrenalin boosts are strongly recommended to try canyoning to "Bodenalpenschlucht" ravine or rafting on the river Lech, one of Europe's last wild brooks. Schröcken also features an Adventure and High Rope Park embedded in the huge ravine formed by the Bregenzerache river. Bizarre rock formations and some 30 different high rope routes await you there.
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Winter dreams come true for powder snow fans

Warth-Schröcken has an average of 11 meters of natural snow per year, thus ranking among the Alps' ski resorts with the highest snow reliability. The charming Walser village in the rear Bregenzerwald, surrounded by the mighty Arlberg mountains, makes an ideal base for unlimited winter holidays. Free skibus shuttles take guests to 340 kilometers of ski slopes and 94 mountain lifts. Winter holidays in Schröcken also ensure unlimited fun off the beaten ski slopes: Funslope Steffisalp with waves, boxes and jumps is made to measure for young snowboard aficionados or free-riders. Daredevils can try the flying fox or enjoy the winter landscape at a more leisurely pace on endless cleared winter walking routes. Schröcken has many lovely hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs and holiday apartments for a relaxing stay.

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Schröcken in summer Where you can ski or snowboard in winter, you will find a wonderful hiking area in summer - mountain lakes, alpine roses, lush meadows etc. Our outdoor experts have arranged exciting offers for adventurers - canyoning, river rafting, on-line trekking, mountain biking, cave expeditions, climbing for children etc, ...

ON THE ROAD AGAIN ... Schröcken is the ideal starting point for motorbike tours to Switzerland, Italy or Germany - 40 passes are located in the immediate vicinity. We would be pleased to send you our tour map - especially designed for bikers.
SCHRÖCKEN - a hot tip for winter sports fans and nature lovers The small village Schröcken lies at the end of a valley in the Bregenzerwald on the foothill of the Hochtannberg mountain. A wide range of winter sports facilities and the traditional hospitality make Schröcken a very charming village - it's a great alternative to the neigboring villages on the Arlberg mountain. Stay in Schröcken, in a small pension, in an apartment or in a hotel and collect lasting impressions. The hosts are right to be proud that they can give young and old holiday-makers the feeling of being at home. The restaurants in Schröcken offer everything from traditional meals to nouvelle cuisine. The nearest access to the Warth-Schröcken ski area is at the Salober mountain, which you can reach by bus. You must not miss the 5km-long downhill run to Schröcken, on which you will pass the idyllically located Körbersee lake and get directly to the village centre.

Warth and Schröcken - snow in abundance!

Warth-Schröcken ski area The ski area is ideal for beginners as well as experts - everyone will find perfect conditions - in the snowboard funpark or in the fairytale land - great fun is guaranteed!
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Travel Route & Address

From Munich: A 95 - Oberau - Ettal - Linderhof - border Ammerwald - Plansee lake - Reutte - Warth - Schröcken

From Basel/Zürich: N 3/N 1 - St. Margarethen - Au - Lustenau - Dornbirn - Bödele - Bezau - Schröcken

From Stuttgart: A 7/A 96 - Lindau - Lochau - Bregenz - Bregenzerwald - Egg - Bezau - Schröcken
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Train stations: Dornbirn/Bregenz

Bus connections: bus no. 40 directly from Dornbirn to Schröcken

Bus no. 35 Bregenz-Bezau change to bus no. 40 to Schröcken

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Zürich-Kloten airport, Munich Friedrichshafen
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