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Alpine skiing
The slopes are a short walk (approx 1km) away from Happy Mountains holiday apartments at the Kreithlift in Weidach. Ski hire and lessons are available there. Kreithlift also boasts a fabulous toboggan run which is floodlit on certain nights during the winter season.

For more experienced skiers, the world class resort of Seefeld is only a 10 minute drive or bus ride away. The variety of slopes in Seefeld for both beginners and advanced skiers make it an excellent choice for families.

If you want to go further afield, there is a wealth of quality ski resorts within a 30-40 minute drive, including Mittenwald, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Axamer-Lizum and Oberperfuss.

Ski lessons and courses are available in Leutasch and Seefeld for adults and children from 3 upwards.

Ski-hire is available in Leutasch from Sport Wedl (in German but they speak english) and from various locations in Seefeld.

Cross country skiing/Langlaufen
The Leutasch Valley is one of the best places in the world in which to cross country ski, with 260km of prepared trails to explore. A far cry from the lycra-clad athletes in the olympic biathlon, classic style cross country skiing can be picked up fairly quickly, allowing you to go off along the trails after one or two lessons. For those who are up for the challenge, skating style lessons and ski hire are also easily available.
(site is in German but they speak english!)

Tobogganing (Rodelbahn)
Truly excellent fun for adults and children alike, this is sledging but not as we know it. Walk (or get the chairlift) up to the top and you’re away down the slope. It could be 2km or so to the bottom so you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy the experience. Toboggans available to hire locally.

Winter walking/running
Everyone knows that you can ski in Austria, but very few consider winter walking. The Leutasch Valley and Seefeld plateau have hundreds of kilometres of prepared tracks. Rambling along these trails with the snow falling softly around you is one of the greatest pleasures of winter. All you need is warm walking gear and some good hiking boots. A couple of hours and then a stop for some hearty food and a glühwein. Sounds like a perfect day...

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Also available locally
Snow shoe hire, dog sledding, swimming/sauna/spa at the Alpenbad, ice skating, and much more.

This is Leutasch, what are you waiting for?