Cross Country Skiing Zell am See Kaprun
Cross Country Skiing Zell Am See
There are more than 200km. of prepared cross country ski trails in the Europa Sports Region, around Lake Zell and into the nearby valleys. These trails are directly connected to the Saalachtal and Pinzgau cross-country ski-runs.
With 40 km., Zell am See has the largest network of cross country ski trails in the Europa Sports Region and possibly the most scenic.
Starting from the indoor tennis courts via Königshof to Thumersbach, trails lead from town to town across the region. One of the most notable is the track that takes you past Erlberg via Schüttdorf to Högmoos, passing by the towns of Bruck and St. Georgen.
The Fischhornloipe is one of the prettiest cross country ski trails. The West Loop is a 5 km. beginners trail. The 9 km. Zell Loop along the southern shore of Lake is great for intermediates as is the longer, 25 km, North Shore Loop.
The 5 km. Westloipe cross-country ski trail is very well suited for beginners. It leads from Kaprun to Piesendorf.
Höhenloipe Cross Country Ski Trail Zell am See
At a height of 2,800 meters and 3 km. long the Höhenloipe cross country ski trail on the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier is open all around the year. There are also two flood lit, nighttime cross country ski trails, each about 4km. long called Nachtloipe in Schüttdorf, Zell am See and in Kaprun respectively.
Kaprun Cross Country Ski Trails
In Kaprun, there are cross country ski trails towards the Oberpinzgau.
Along the river Salzach, there is a trail that leads up to Mittersill via Piesendorf, Niedernsill, and Uttendorf-Weisssee.
While Mittersill prepares 33km. of trails for its cross-country skiers. In Uttendorf, the cross-country ski trail is 25km. and in Piesendorf it is 27km.
Taxenbach, Kaprun, Bruck/Fusch, and Niedernsill also have trails which are between 14km and 19km. Together with the connection to the Pinzgau and Saalachtal cross-country ski trails there is about 200km. of Cross Country ski trails for skiers of all abilities