Jumping over brooks. Observing marmots. Playing hide and seek behind rocks, laughing.
“The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor read about, nor seen but are to be lived,” claims Søren Kierkegaard.
Rightly so, we might add: discovering the world with your children is one of life’s greatest delights.
Where Hiking Hearts Beat Faster
The Arlberg fulfills all wishes for walkers and mountaineers: from idyllic pastures on theme trails such as the certified “Lechweg” or “Der Grüne Ring”, which points to the trail of legends and stories, to summit tours to the Mohnenfluh, Rüfikopf or the via ferrata Karhorn. We always have the right hiking recommendation for you.
Get on Your Bike
For downhillers, mountain bikers and pleasure cyclists the Arlberg fulfils all desires. Whether you would like to explore the Arlberg on your own or collect kilometers and impressions with a guided e-bike tour is up to you. The tours around Lech are for beginners, experienced bikers or height meter collectors. Of course we will be happy to tell you about our favourite mountain bike tours.
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
Extensive summer activities in the Arlberg region
Culture and event program in Lech in summer
The cultural summer in Lech is just as varied, diverse and valuable as our nature: meet international music greats at the Lech Classic Festival, enjoy the established jazz stage Lech or indulge in prose, lyric poetry and slam at the Lech Literature Days, For your individual taste is sure to have something on summer vacation!
– the perfect leisure ticket
The 9-hole golf course in Zug covers 19 hectares and is situated at 1,500 metres, making it the highest golf course in Austria. The holes lead through the Zug Valley directly along the Lech River, which even has to be played over several times.
For beginners or for those who want to improve their skills, there is also a practice facility: driving range, putting green and chipping area. There is also a golf school that offers courses for all handicaps.
You can also prove your golfing skills in one of the tournaments!
Whether at a quiet mountain lake or in the Zug Valley – fishing in the tranquillity of the Arlberg is an experience for young and old.
Standing and flowing waters amidst the beautiful mountain landscape of the Arlberg invite you to fish, try your luck!
Brook trout, rainbow trout and lake trout are at home in the Lake of Formarin and the Lake of Spuller. At the fishing pond in Zug you can hire suitable equipment, get tips from experienced fishermen and, if you like, enjoy the fish you have caught yourself, because your fish will also be prepared for you here.
The ten running trails in Lech Zürs cover a total of 54 kilometres. On them, professionals can work off their energy just as much as pleasure runners can relax.
The routes are varied, leading across soft meadows and fields, mossy forest paths and stony shore paths. The natural ground challenges the muscles and is easy on the joints, the fresh mountain air has an additional positive effect on your well-being during training and views of the surrounding mountains stimulate your mind.
Day Trips to Tyrolean Oberland or the Bregenzerwald
Not only Lech is worth a visit in summer, many excursion destinations nearby are also already waiting for your visit:
- Visit the magnificent buildings from the imperial era in Innsbruck.
- Feel like royalty at the imperial Hofburg in Innsbruck.
- Around 2,000 alpine animals await you at the Innsbruck Alpenzoo.
- Get up close to nature and technology at the Inatura adventure nature show in Dornbirn
- Car lovers will be amazed at the Rolls-Royce Museum in Dornbirn.
- Immerse yourself in a sparkling world of crystals: Swarovski Kristallwelten in Wattens.
- Explore the mystery of the Iceman in the Ötzi Village in Sölden.