Hardly any other leisure activity is better suitable for slowing down and combines nature, leisure time and joy of movement than hiking. Lech Zürs am Arlberg offers a unique range of hiking opportunities for comfortable Sunday walks to hiking tours lasting several days. Lech Zürs – a ‘Garden of Eden’ for every hiker.
The two most popular hiking trails are ‘Grüner Ring’ (The Green Ring) and the long-distance trail ‘Lechweg’.
The Green Ring
The three-day stage hiking trail ‘Grüner Ring’ leads over mountain ridges, through valleys, past mountain lakes and rivers with waterfalls, which surround and hide around Lech Zürs. On this hiking tour hikers can dive into a modern world of legends created with a lot of humour and charm. Amid a wonderful mountain world and pure nature, the extraordinary installations as well as the stories, especially created for this purpose, can enchant the hikers. Mythical creatures and legends as well as field names and geographical peculiarities have a modern and humorous appearance. The ‘Grüne Ring’ can also be hiked in staged – one per day.
Lechweg – certified long-distance hiking trail and unique natural experience
With about 125 km Lechweg combines the source of Formarinsees with Lechfall in Füssen, Allgäu. ‘Lechweg‘ leads past one of Europe’s largest ibex colonies. From a waterfall, which runs dry and arises again every year like magic, the trail leads over the longest foot suspension bridge in Austria to the Bavarian royal castles. Through three regions and two countries also different traditions and stories are experienceable: Arlberg, Tyrol, Southern Allgäu. ‘Lechweg’ was strictly quality inspected by the European Hiking Association and it is now certified as ‘Leading Quality Trail’. The section from Formarinsee to the border of Lech is already at the beginning for sure a highlight of the trail. Also here there is the opportunity to discover ‘Lechweg’ day by day and to review the experiences with great dishesand drinks in Burg Hotel.
Hiking in (Upper) Lech
But why longing for the ‘distance’ when good things are so close? Directly next to Burg Hotel a hiking trail leads to Gipslöcher, up to Kriegeralpe, Mohnenfluh and many other destinations on the ‘house slope’. With our hiking guides you can explore new hiking paths every day and learn plenty of interesting facts about plants and animals in our wonderful mountain world.
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