Walk casually through a snowy winter world far from the noise of the city? Or race down the slopes laughing out loud with the fresh air in your face? Whether you’re searching for peace or looking for fun on skis on your winter break, the Gribelehof is the ideal starting point for your winter holiday in East Tirol.
The ski area of Hochstein lies directly next to the Hotel & Guesthouse Gribelehof, the station of the Lienzer cable car is just a few steps away. Venture into the cold outdoors on skis or a toboggan, on ice skates or cross country skis – a warm tea awaits you at the end of the day in the Gribelehof. We will spoil you with our heart-warming service.
HOCHSTEIN: SPORTY & NOSTALGIC
16 Kilometres | 4 lifts
The Hochstein lift is split into 3 sections: a cable car, a nostalgic double-chairlift and a drag lift. On arrival at the top you can enjoy a view of the Lienzer dolomites at 1.999 metres above sea level. One of the longest runs in Europe awaits you directly passing the Gribelehof.
ZETTERSFELD: SOAK UP THE SUN WITH THE FAMILY
21 Kilometres |6 lifts
A ski resort like a sun terrace: The family friendly resort of Zettersfeld is surrounded by 3000m high peaks and is classed as the sunniest ski resort in the Alps. Due to its generous and leisurely slopes it is an ideal area for a family ski holiday in East Tirol.
218 varied ski tours in East Tirol
The area surrounding the capital city Lienz has plenty to offer for mountaineers and skiers. Directly behind the Gribelehof is the area of Tristach with a choice of 8 ski tours: The tours take you to the Dolomiten hut, to Auerlingsköpfl, to Ödkarscharte and into Lasertörl. Please ask as to which routes are available at the time.
The Hochstein is equally popular with skiers and for ski touring. You like to end the day with an enjoyable drink? Stop off in one of the quaint huts directly on the slopes – you don’t have to rely on the lifts for the final descent. Alternatively you can enjoy a pleasant of wine of beer in our bar in the Hotel & Guesthouse Griblelhof.
2 Ice rinks.
Within 15 minutes walking distance you will find the floodlit ice rink in the Pustertaler Street. Ice skates are available for hire. The natural ice rink on lake Tristacher offers a remarkable natural spectacle. It’s simply a wonderful place to make a few turns.
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
3 kilometre cross country circuit.
The golf course in Lavant offers a 3 kilometre circuit of cross country track. It’s an ideal place for beginners to give it a go. There are many more tracks to be found around the Lienz region such as the Blusenrunde, the Erlsbach track and the Grenzlandloipe.
5 Toboggan runs
Directly next to the Hotel & Guesthouse Gribelehof are two interesting toboggan runs, with many more runs in the surrounding area: for example the natural toboggan run between the Dolomiten hut-Kreithof and Kreithog-Tristach.