Ski area


A winter day in Gerlos at an altitude of 1,300 m creates a very special atmosphere. In Gerlos you have direct access to the extensive ski area of the Zillertal Arena with 143 kilometers of pistes and 52 modern lifts. Numerous huts and snow bars invite you for a pleasant rest. And if you want more action: “Let’s rock and roll” during the famous apres-ski in Gerlos!

But Gerlos is not only the number 1 for skiers and snowboarders! You can also enjoy the ultimate winterday in the snow. Regardless of whether you like sledding, horseback riding, gliding or hiking, Gerlos in the heart of the Zillertal offers you the absolute winter fun.

Zillertal Arena

The skiing area “Zillertal Arena” is the largest skiing area of the Zillertal valley and extends from the village Zell im Zillertal via Gerlos to Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml-Hochkrimml. The area offers 143 kilometres of slopes and 52 lifts, where skiers and snowboarders will find a variety of goods for beginners and pros. Skiing to an elevation of 2,500 metres and almost absolute guarantee of snow ensure a perfect winter holiday for the whole family.

  • 143 km of slopes, 11 km black, 89 km red and 43 km blue
  • 52 lifts and cable cars | 320 ha of slopes with artificial snow
  • Children’s Paradise | 11 ski and snowboard schools
  • 31 mountain huts and snow bars | 200 km cross-country ski trails | 5 permanent downhill racing runs
  • Arena snowpark and halfpipe in Gerlos
  • Action-Park Kreuzwiese in Zell
  • Funpark at Hochkrimml
  • Family ski resort Gerlosstein in Hainzenberg
  • Arena Coaster – the tobogganing fun – direcly at the valley station of the Zillertal Arena in Zell
  • 1 artificial ice-skating rink |2 indoor tennis and squash centres
  • 7 km (night-) tobogganing run in Gerlosstein and floodlit tobogganing runs in Gerlos and Krimml
  • More than 50 {5663adf6c4d963a286afe7ee345c20006d4214754e50d2da2382b418bc1adbc5} children’s discount, 20 {5663adf6c4d963a286afe7ee345c20006d4214754e50d2da2382b418bc1adbc5} youth discount
  • Free Wi-Fi at numerous lift-stations and huts
  • iZillertal Arena App – all information you need on your smartphone or tablet