There is much to see and experience in and around Mayrhofen
Run & Walk Park
Past fragrant meadows, through shady forests and right up to the high alpine regions.
Guests to the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday resort this summer enjoy a particularly attractive choice of running and walking activities with the Run & Walk Park.
Fitness enthusiasts can take off into the stunning alpine landscapes of Zillertal on a total of eight diverse routes. The running and Nordic walking trails have been designed to lead you through the unspoilt countryside of Mayrhofen and Hippach. The real showpiece of the Run & Walk Park is without doubt the Harakiri-Hill, at 78% gradient it is one of the most challenging cross country routes in the whole of Tirol. Even experienced runners will find this particular stretch to be a real test of stamina. More information can be found in our Run & Walk Brochure.
Walking and running in Mayrhofen – the new Run & Walk Park in the midst of stunning natural landscapes offers you just the right sporting challenge.
Plan your individual running routes with the INTERACTIVE RUNNING MAP.
High Rope Course
The high rope course in the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region is located in the romantic Zemmschlucht Gorge in Zillertal. It has been constructed around natural trees to fit in with the natural environment, at the edge of a ravine.
The rope course was designed and built in its entirety by our mountain guides according to the latest European rope course specifications 34 exercises in varying levels of difficulty require a certain level of self confidence. Impressive Drops of up to 88 metres into the Zemmschlucht gorge will demand your complete attention. 3 120 metre long zip lines provide access from station to station, or your descent to the forest floor.
Location: B 169 – in the direction of Ginzling – 200 m to the rear of the former Gasthof Jochberg, parking available
INFO & BOOKINGS for the various tours:
Mountain Sports, Tel.: +43 664 3120266
Kayak, Rafting, Canyoning
RAFTING - An adventure sport which combines experiencing nature, sporty action and team spirit. The only prerequisite for this sport is the ability to swim. You will be introduced to all the other "Rafting Secrets" before the fun begins on the raging rapids!
CANYONING - Canyons and gorges can be found on the outskirts of Mayrhofen, well away from standard walking trails. The only way to get through these is by climbing, swimming or abseiling! The route leading to a safe exit point leads past thundering waterfalls, over gigantic rocks and through crystal clear mountain waters. Canyoning tours are offered daily by various outdoor sport providers.
KAYAK - Mayrhofen gained a reputation in European sporting circles as early as the 1950's with the national and international white water championships. The stretch of river from Hochsteg to Gasthof Zillertal is considered to be particularly difficult, providing a real challenge for the canoe elite!
You can play to your heart's content on the courts at Hotel Berghof und and Hotel Strass.
- Hotel Berghof, Dursterstraße 220, 6290 Mayrhofen, Tel. +43 5285 62254
- Fun & Spa Hotel Strass, Hauptstraße 457, 6290 Mayrhofen, Tel. +43 5285 6705
Hunting & Fishing
HUNTING OPPORTUNITIES in and around the Mayrhofen-Hippach holiday region.
If you have ever dreamed of hunting in a natural paradise, then you have just found the perfect spot. Mayrhofen is located at the gateway of the Zillertal Alps Nature Reserve and on the cusp of four subsidiary valleys that branch away from this holiday resort. This unique location means that untouched natural landscapes can be found within close proximity. Hunting is permitted in designated areas at certain times. Please note that these specific conditions must be observed.
Hunting permits available from:
* Pension Almhof, Tel.: +43 5285 62932, Jagdgebiet Noverten im Stillup
* Gasthof Perauer, Tel.: +43 5285 62378, Jagdgebiet Hundskehljoch im Zillergrund
FISHING - in Mayrhofen and Hippach.
Whether fishing on the waters of the Ziller River or at a beautiful lake. Here you can relax and concentrate on the task in hand. We wish you a "good catch!"
Fishing permits available from:
* Kröll Hermann, T.: +43 664 , Schlegeisspeicher
* Kröll Richard, T: +43 5285 62581, Zemmbach
* Kröll Martin, Tel.: +43 5285 63793, Schlegeisspeicher & Zemmbach
* Alpenhotel Kramerwirt (Angelmöglichkeiten für Hausgäste), T: +43 5285 6700
* Hotel Neuhaus (Angelmöglichkeiten für Hausgäste), T: +43 5285 6703
* Gasthof Thanner (Angelmöglichkeiten für Hausgäste), T: +43 5285 62376
A horse drawn sleigh ride through the Mayrhofen Hippach holiday resort in Zillertal could be the high point of your holiday.
- New 3D HUNTING BOW COURSE in Zillertal
This 3D course next to the Talbach Waterfall in Zillertal is undoubtedly unique. The facility is currently around 1 hectare in size and equipped with 21 fabulous 3D figures, as well as real hunting trails, representing a bona fide hunting bow & arrow hunting experience. "Kills" from 7 m Lookout stand * great 3D animal replicas * real forest-hunting grounds. Sturdy footwear and sure-footedness required.
Open daily - reservations under Tel.: +43 664 3139800 or www.aktivzentrum-zillertal.at
Equipped with a bow and arrow you"ll not only hit the bull"s eye, but experience a huge amount of fun while you"re having a go. Action-Club-Zillertal are on hand to help you with advice and support. Bows, arrows and all the relevant equipment are provided!
More information on archery...
- CLAY PIGEON and AIR RIFLE SHOOTING
Raiffeisenclub Clay Pigeon Shooting on the plateau next to the Harpfner Wand Tunnel
(in the direction of Ginzling) every Saturday from April to October from 14 hrs,
Tel.: +43 664 5237524 (Eberl Reinhard)
Air Rifle Shooting at the Erlebnisbad Mayrhofen shooting range
every Thursday in July & August from 20 hrs
Flying Fox am Schlegeis
Canyoning im Zillertal
and even more ...
CHRISTOPHORUS REISEN - the local day trip specialist
- Tour of the Zillertal Alps
- City trips - including Rattenberg, Kitzbühel, Neuschwanstein & Oberammergau, Meran, Achensee, Salzburg and Lake Garda.
- Visits to the Krimmler Waterfalls and much more...
Whether weight training, aerobics, Pilates or yoga – all fitness enthusiasts, amateur athletes as well as those wanting to start out on a new fitness regime will find a wide choice of training and wellness activities at the SHAPE Fitness Studio.
Experienced coaches take great care of members from the very beginning to create a perfectly prepared training plan that is tailored to the specific needs and desires of each client.
Special offers and opening times of the Shape Fitness Studio can be found on www.shape-mayrhofen.com.
Zillerlände 490, 6290 Mayrhofen
Tel.: +43 664 8925000
Mini Golf at the Forest Festival Area in Mayrhofen
One of the most beautiful and popular courses in Tyrol (at the Forest Festival Area, near the Erlebnisbad Leisure Pool) 18 thrilling holes and the fine art of putting will bring out the competitive side in all of you!
Adults: € 4,50
Children (up to 115 years): € 3,50
With a valid guest card (Tourist Boards Mayrhofen, Tux, Finkenberg):
Adults: € 4,00
Card for 12 rounds: Adults: € 35,00
Card für 12 rounds: Children: € 30,00
Tel.: +43 5285 62566
Keep on rolling is the motto of the incredibly popular MTown Bowl, where the "Crème de la Crème" of the local board sports scene have all got together and launched a unique skateboard project. It"s been a long time coming....
No matter whether pro or beginner, the new MTown Bowl is the place to go. This new facility has not only be planned down to the last detail by Gruber Stefan and Schmidt Christian, its" location in the middle of the leisure park, surrounded by the Zillertal mountain is quite simply, unparalleled.
Skaters have been in action at the MTown Bowl since July 2011. This concrete pool is proving to be a real magnet for not only young skaters, but for parents and senior citizens that all come to watch the motivated kids and young people skate.
A fascinating sport that brings out a mixture of style, speed and lifestyle - in the skaters just as much as the spectators!
May to October daily from 09.00 hrs – 21.00 hrs
November to April Mon - Sun from 09.00 hrs til dusk.
The facilities will remain closed during ice and snow conditions