Gerlos - Centrally situated in a valley of a thousand mountains
When winter transforms Gerlos into a fascinating white splendour, the magic of the snow also brings excitement and high spirits and life is lived to the full. Such a winter day in Gerlos, at an elevation of 1,300m, creates a very special atmosphere. In Gerlos "guaranteed snow" is not just a promise, but a guarantee. You have direct access to the extensive Zillertal Arena skiing area from the village. Numerous huts and snow bars are tempting places for refreshment and of course, after a wonderful day's skiing or snowboarding, the famous Gerlos après-ski is not to be missed!
But Gerlos is not only number 1 for skiing and snowboarding! Experience the ultimate winter day. Whether cross-country skiing, tobogganing, riding, paragliding or hiking – Gerlos in the heart of the Zillertal Arena - offers you ultimate winter sports enjoyment.
The largest skiing area in Zillertal
The 4-mountain skiing area - the Zillertal Arena - with its resorts of Zell am Ziller, Gerlos, Königsleiten, Wald and Krimml/Hochkrimml stretches from the Tyrolean Zillertal to the Salzburg Pinzgau.
VARIED, FAMILY-FRIENDLY & GUARANTEED SNOW
147 kilometres of slopes in two provinces await skiers and snowboarders - with 52 cable cars and lifts. Whether a beginner or an ambitious athletic skier – the range of slopes offers something for everyone. Facilities include snow parks, ski-movie routes, photo points and free WiFi hotspots throughout the skiing area. And, after an action packed day's skiing, a ride on the Arena Coaster or on the 7-km toboggan run on Gerlosstein is a fantastic way to finish. Almost 100% guaranteed snow and skiing at an altitude of between 580 and 2,500 metres ensure a perfect winter holiday for the whole family.