Tobogganing in Obertauern
For young and old
Tobogganing Obertauern - fun for the whole family
Obertauern, the picturesque mountain village in the Austrian Alps, is not only a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders, but also a paradise for tobogganing enthusiasts. Tobogganing in Obertauern is an exciting and entertaining way to explore the region’s breathtaking winter landscape.
Tobogganing in Obertauern is a family-friendly activity that is suitable for all ages. The gentler sections of the toboggan runs are ideal for children and beginners, while the steeper sections offer more adrenaline for the more adventurous.
Toboggan runs near Obertauern
Toboggan runs in the immediate vicinity of the hotel:
- Gnadenalm toboggan run
This 1.5-kilometer run offers pure tobogganing fun for the whole family. It starts at the top station of the cable car and winds its way through a magical winter landscape.
- Toboggan run Südwiener Hütte
In winter, the forest path to the Südwienerhütte is leveled, so nothing can stand in the way of a fun toboggan ride! The toboggan run starts directly in front of the Südwienerhütte and is approx. 5 km long.
If you don’t have your own toboggan, you can hire or buy toboggans, helmets and everything else you need directly from the sports store next to your Hotel Koch.
The toboggans are available in different sizes so that both children and adults can find the right equipment.
Before you set off on the toboggan run, it is important to find out about the safety rules. Make sure you wear a helmet, gloves and warm clothing, as it can get quite windy when tobogganing. Children should always be accompanied by an adult. Sturdy shoes ensure a secure grip on the toboggan and good braking ability.
Tobogganing in Obertauern is a great way to enjoy winter to the full and have fun in the snow-covered mountain landscape. Whether you are traveling alone, with friends or family, tobogganing is sure to put a smile on your face.
Evening tobogganing on the Gnadenalm
A particularly attractive option is evening tobogganing on the Gnadenalm toboggan run in Obertauern. The toboggan run on the Gnadenalm is well lit and the experience of racing down the mountain in the dark is unforgettable. Glide down the snow-covered slopes under the twinkling starry sky and experience the mountain world in a completely new dimension.
The floodlit toboggan runs in Obertauern create a romantic atmosphere and guarantee unforgettable moments. Don’t forget your flashlights and headlamps, even in floodlit conditions it is advisable to have your own light with you.
Make sure you check the opening times of the toboggan runs, as they can vary depending on the weather.
For tobogganing in Obertauern
Tobogganing in Obertauern is an unforgettable winter experience that perfectly combines adventure, nature and socializing. When preparing for your tobogganing adventure in Obertauern, there are a few practical tips to bear in mind:
You can hire a toboggan at any time from the Circle sports store, right next to the Hotel Koch.
Safety comes first. Always wear a helmet and warm clothing. Make sure that your toboggan is in perfect condition.
Find out about the opening times of the toboggan runs, especially if you want to toboggan at night on the Gnadenalm in Obertauern. Please also note the current weather conditions, as the lifts may be closed in heavy snowfall or icy conditions.