On the icy track
Conquer the icy dance floorFloating elegantly on the ice - even if this idea can't be put into practice a hundred percent right from start, ice skating simply creates a good mood. And after the first restrained attempts everyone will get enthusiastic very soon. In addition to the well-groomed artificial ice rinks, where team athletes can give curling a try, Ötztal also offers a breathtaking natural ice rink on frozen Lake Piburger See.
Ice skating Piburger See
Ice skating right on the lake
A local commission checks the ice quality and officially allows to access the ice skating area of Lake Piburger See in Oetz - for both for ice skaters and winter walkers. especially nature-loving ice skaters enjoy gliding on the frozen water surface. It is free of charge. A truly inspiring feeling coupled with superb views of majestic Acherkogel, the landmark of Oetz. Gasthof Piburger See has an ice skate rental station and makes the ideal place for warming up in cozy parlors. As soon as lakeside ice skating is allowed, a shuttle bus takes winter fans from Oetz to the lake and back again.
Facts on the natural ice rink at Lake Piburger See:
- Opening hours: for the natural ice rink a minimum of ice thickness is required! Also walkable for hikers. Information available in our information offices on site.
- Free use
- Ice skating area: 2 km long, 4 meters wide
- Ice skate rental and refreshments: Gasthof Piburger See in Piburg
- Ice curling: not possible
- NEW: changing rooms and sanitary facilities
Entering the ice is at your own risk. Please pay attention to barriers, gates and signs on site.
In addition, Lake Piburger See is also a great starting point for other winter activities such as tobogganing or winter walking. More information can be found here.
Gliding smoothly on ice skates
Atmospheric music for little stunts on ice, lit with floodlights in the evening, plus bistro or refreshments in the immediate vicinity - the ice skating rinks within Ötztal make a superb alternative to skiing or tobogganing. Ice skates are usually available for rent on the spot. Even the little ones can take part in this entertaining activity - thanks to funny plastic figures as skating aids. Highlight in Ötztal, weather permitting: the natural ice rink on Lake Piburger See in Oetz.
Ice curling and ice hockey team sports
Let the curling stone glide precisely on the icy surface. Not as easy as it sounds on the first try. If you like playing in a team, curling is the right activity. In contrast to ice hockey matches no equipment is necessary, except for the curling stone and target button. The more people, the more exciting is the tournament. By the way, why don't you treat yourself to a glass of mulled wine which tastes deliciously.
The ice skatinge place is located in the center of Umhausen at the "Murplatz".
Free entrance and lighted at night.
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Ice skating and curling in Obergurgl.
Fun for everyone promises the ice rink in Obergurgl. Either with the family, friends or with your partner: a visit to the ice rink in Obergurgl is a must.
PERFECT ICE CONDITIONS. The boss himself prepares the ice rink. A lot of work needs to be done again and again just to guarantee perfect ice on 1000 m².
Skating shoe rental and equipment on-site.
Bavarian curling , ice skating
The ice skating place is located next to the elementary school in Tumpen.
Ice skates and ice stick can be rented on site for a fee.
On request the ice skating place is lighted at night.
Groups gladly on request with serving of drinks.
Bavarian curling , ice skating , curling
... has a long tradition here. Even our grandparents knew how much fun it is to glide over the ice holding hands. Who could say no to that?
The new artivicial Ice Rink offers fun and romance to the young and young at heart.
Ice Rink open!