The best hotel for cross-country skiing in South Tyrol
Ski or skate your way across the Ridnauntal valley
When we say that the Ridnauntal valley is a real paradise for winter sports enthusiasts, it may sound like an overstatement. But the fact is that from perfectly groomed ski pistes to highly panoramic cross-country ski trails, you will find that Ratschings (/ratschings), Ridnaun and their surroundings really leave nothing to be desired. If you are looking for a destination that will set your cross-country skier’s pulse racing, the Ratschingstal valley is your best choice.
Endless cross-country ski trails
With around 60 kilometres of trails, all groomed to perfection, the Ridnauntal valley is a great destination for your cross-country ski holiday, not least for the jaw-dropping snowscape that never fails to amaze skiers and biathletes alike. The cross-country ski circuit starts right outside Erlebnisort Gassenhof, leading past the picturesque St. Magdalena chapel and further into the valley. Whether you prefer the skating or classic style, Ridnaun has a wonderful experience in store for you.
Cross-country ski courses at Erlebnisort Gassenhof
Whether it’s classic style or skating, cross-country skiing in and around Ridnaun is always a great way of immersing yourself in a gorgeous natural setting. If this is the first time you are trying this sport, we have you covered! Take part in our complimentary taster course – we will teach you all the basics, and in no time, you’ll be mastering the technique as if you were born on skis!
Where the biathlon stars come to train
Do you fancy a taste of biathlon? Excellent! Once a week, we guide our guests on a hike through the Ridnauntal valley to the biathlon stadium. This will be the perfect opportunity for you to show off your steady hand and put your shooting skills to the test. A unique experience that will make your holiday even more memorable!