"The secret of getting ahead is taking the first step.“ Mark Twain would have had infinite opportunities to simply get on in the Ötztal and to take a Hatschar [hike]. At an altitude of 1,560 metres, hiking enthusiasts find fantastic conditions to explore nature and the mountains on foot, right outside the Falknerhof's Tiirgschwëllar [door]. Hiking in the Ötztal means to find peace, to let the gaze wander, to become one with pristine nature, to listen to your own body. The view of the impressive 3.000-metre summits, the wild mountain creeks, the scent of grass and earth and the taste of freedom - hiking is a festival for all your senses. Step by step thoughts recede and the soul unwinds. Those looking for additional challenges and adrenaline kicks, can explore the via ferrata trails and visit rewarding high rope courses.
In addition to hiking, mountains and valleys can also be explored on two wheels. Auwarchts wie oowarchts [up and downhill]. In the Ötztal alone no less than 41 official routes await mountain or E-bikers. Also race cyclists will find fantastic and challenging distances for recreation or training. As quality-test bike accommodation, we offer numerous additional extras for a trouble-free cycling holidays. This, of course, applies to motor sports enthusiasts as well. In addition to winding pass roads and mountain routes breath-taking views provide for enthusiasm among motorcyclists and fans of convertibles in the Ötztal.
Those looking for true pristineness and the untouched peace of nature should try fly fishing. In four private fishing grounds, you become acquainted with the most different water types and with a bit of Schmoaß [luck] and patience, you might even catch a big one.
Back to the roots in summer - vacation at the Falknerhof.