Ski school Zürs am Arlberg

Learn to ski with a guarantee of success!

Zürs am Arlberg hosts one of the most renowned and best ski schools in the world. The ski school in Zürs offers individually tailored personal accompaniment with a private ski teacher or in groups, from beginners’ level to heli-skiing.

200 ski teachers convey the latest Austrian ski techniques in a fun way and take you to the most beautiful slopes and ski runs on the Arlberg

The selection of offers ranges from beginners’ classes to ground level carving courses up to the master class. Whereby the special focus lies on deep powder snow skiing in the world famous powder snow of Zürs.

For our youngsters we have created a special programme that, as well as race carving, fun carving, racing training, and mogul piste skiing, also includes free-riding.

Our youngest guests receive special attention in ski classes for children and in the ski kindergarten “Little Zürs”.

  • Kids ski school
  • Ski kindergarden

    Ski-total in Zürs at Arlberg

    What does ski total mean?

    “Ski total” is a very important keyword in Zürs.

    With our new extended snow makers, especially in the beginners’ slopes and children’s area as well as in the area called “Little Zürs”, ski fun is fully guaranteed even when the weather gods are not in their most generous mood. The new ski kindergarten offers many activities for our youngest guests so that they can learn to ski in a playful manner.

    Zürs am Arlberg is one of the only two winter resorts in Austria to offer exclusive heli-skiing and heli-boarding. Enjoy fantastic slopes on the Orgelscharte and the Schafberg with both powder snow and firn!

    Genießen Sie die Traumhänge an der Orgelscharte und am Schafberg bei Pulver und Firnschnee!

    Zürs, in the heart of the Arlberg region..

    Zürs is a unique deep powder snow paradise. With over 305 km of ski pistes and over 200 km of off piste descents Zürs provides everything a ski enthusiast could wish for.

    The incredibly large space on the ski pistes and perfectly prepared slopes offer top ski conditions for you to fully enjoy your day on skis in Zürs.

    Zürs was and remains a pioneer centre from the very birth of alpine skiing. There is a good reason why Austria’s very first ski lift opened in Zürs.

    Alpine ski tours in Arlberg

    Enjoy absolute peace.

    Ski touring is an Alpine sport that does not test your speed, but much rather demands endurance.

    There are a number of tour routes available on the Arlberg.

    Those who would like to enjoy peaceful winter landscapes are best off going on a ski tour. A perfect place for this is the Arlberg with its manifold ascents and deep powder snow runs.

    Professional Austrian certified ski tour guides and ski teachers accompany you on your ski tours and teach you the correct techniques and rules of conduct for a relaxed ski tour in the Austrian Alps.

    Heli-skiing in Zürs at Arlberg

    Unique in Austria!

    Touring summits are the Mehlsack at 2,652 m or the Schneetäli (2,450 m).

    Every passionate skier has a dream:
    Large open slopes, unspoilt ski runs where few people have gone before. Some skiers wish for exciting powder snow ski runs through magnificent woods.

    But what all skiers dream of is being able to enjoy their sport away from the crowds – and treating themselves to a unique experience.

    Make this dream come true!

    More information:
    Wucher Helicopter, 6713 Ludesch
    Tel: +43 5550 38800
    Fax: +43 5550 3880306

    Winter Hiking in Lech Zürs at Arlberg

    Relax and enjoy the nature.

    Enjoy the tranquility and fresh mountain air. A well-trained winter hiking guide takes you through the wonderful winter scenery.

    Whether during the day, in the evening with a headlamp or during a full moon, winter hiking is an extraordinary experience..

    Look forward to an unforgettable adventure in the nature. The distances are indicated in kilometers by signs on the ground, because the walking times can constantly change due to the changing snow conditions. There is a trail net of about 38km available.

    We kindly ask for your understanding that in the preparation of winter hiking trails (especially with heavy snowfall) may be delays due to time and equipment constraints.

    Trails and path lengths:

    The main hiking trails wit kilometer information and approximate walking time:

    • Lech – Zürs, about 5 km
    • Oberlech / Tannegg – Kriegeralpe, about 3 km
    • Lech – Zug: 2,8 km about 45 Min
    • Zug – Älpele: 3,5 km about 60 Min
    • Lech – Burgplateau over Spitzenegg (Berg): 2,5 km about . 35 Min
    • Lech – Burg – Burgplateau: 2,1 km about 30 Min
    • Burgplateau – Schlössle: 0,5 km about 15 Min
    • Schlössle – Tannegg: 0,5 km about 10 Min
    • Lech – Stubenbach: 2,0 km about 35 Min
    • Rundweg Rüfikopf: 2,0 km about 30 Min
    • Zürs – Flexenpass: 2,0 km about 25 Min