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Tobogganing and snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings

Step by step and at high speed into winter happiness

The snow glistens in the winter sun, pure mountain air flows through your lungs – snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings is a real boon for the body, mind, and soul. Snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings takes you through snow-covered forests and the secluded mountain world. Feel how step by step you become one with yourself and with nature again and how your everyday worries become a distant memory. As part of our weekly programme in winter, we will take you twice a week snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings. Another highlight of your winter holiday in Racines/Ratschings is the snowshoe hike with torches, during which your eyes will illuminate with pure joy. You can hire snowshoes directly from our hotel in Racines/Ratschings.

Snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings and its surroundings: the best tours

If you prefer snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings and its surroundings on your own, then we have some valuable tour tips for you.

From Calice/Kalch to the Passo di Monte Giovo/Jaufenpass

Enjoy snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings with this medium level of difficulty hike which starts directly in front of our hotel and leads from Calice/Kalch through the forest and along the ridge to Jaufenpass/Passo Giovo. After a well-deserved break can you enjoy the wonderful panorama, continue to the Kalcheralm hut and on the way back to Calice/Kalch with the trail marker 11.


Äußere Wumblsalm hut

Drive by car from our hotel to the car park at the Weiler Wiese near the valley station of the skiing area Racines/Ratschings-Giovo/Jaufen. From here, this medium-difficulty snowshoeing tour in Racines/Ratschings takes you first to the Kaserlichtalm hut, to the forest line, and then to the Äussere Wumblsalm. Return via the forest road.

To the Wurzer Alpenspitz

Do you also want to climb a summit in winter? Then we recommend a tour to the Wurzer Alpenspitz, a dream destination for snowshoeing near Racines/Ratschings. Hike from the Gasse ski lift in Ridanna/Ridnaun first to the hamlet of Entholz and then to the Krösswiese. Via path number 25, continue to the Äussere Wurzeralm hut, up to Scheidegg and finally to the Wurzer Alpenspitz. The view from up here will captivate you. The descent takes place on the same path.

To the Aglsalm hut in Ridanna/Ridnaun

A real insider tip for snowshoeing in Racines/Ratschings and the surrounding area is the tour to the Aglsalm hut in Ridanna/Ridnaun. Starting point is the car park at the mining museum. Follow the markings number 9 in the direction of Aglsboden, which leads through the forest and further through the gorge of the Fernerbach to Furtboden. Continue through the Burkhardsklamm gorge until you finally reach the spacious Aglsboden, at the end of which is the Alpine hut.

The descent takes place on the same path. Please note that the Aglsalm hut is not open in winter.

Make way! Tobogganing in Racines/Ratschings and surroundings

Children love it and adults do too – we’re talking about tobogganing. In Racines/Ratschings and the surrounding area there is a lot going on at the numerous runs. Leave your skis in our ski cellar and get on the toboggan. On our hotel’s natural toboggan run, you can plunge into pleasure – and not only during the day. Twice a week, we turn on the floodlight so that you can still race down the valley after dinner. Very close to our sports hotel in Italy is the 5 km long toboggan run in the ski area Racines/Ratschings-Giovo/Jaufen. Save your energy and rise comfortably with the cable car to the start. The 10 km long toboggan run on the Monte Cavallo/Rosskopf, the short toboggan run Reifenegg in Stanghe/Stange and the toboggan run Zunderspitze in Ridanna/Ridnaun also guarantee a lot of fun.