The Laternsertal is located right at the heart of Vorarlberg where a well-kept family skiing area draws all generations into the magic of winter. Beginners can test their skills on the practice slopes at Pizzaeck, while families can enjoy themselves on touring slopes and sporty skiers can speed down the descents. The Laterns ski area boasts 27 kilometres of perfectly groomed pistes and a four-kilometre-long toboggan run. The lift takes winter-sports enthusiasts from the valley station up high where pure skiing fun awaits both young and old.
Skiing in Laterns
The Laterns-Gapfohl skiing area is the place where skiers can ski to their heart’s content. Nob at 1,785 metres is the skiing area’s highest point. There’s a breathtaking view of the mountain panorama from there, all the way to the snow-covered Laternsertal. Time to buckle on your skis and feel the fresh wind on the skin. The piste map presents the many options that are now available over a total of 27 kilometres.
The ski lifts in Laterns-Gapfohl:
- Four-seater chair lift Gapfohl
- Six-seater chair lift Nob
- Three T-bar lifts
- One practice T-bar lift
Ski schools and ski hire in Laterns
Gliding at speed across the slopes and enjoying the downhill run to the fullest – that's what the Furx-Gapfohl ski school teaches. The qualified ski instructors in the Laterns skiing area look after students learning to ski for the first time with patience and tact. But the action-packed all-mountain offers also let experts acquaint themselves with the mountains even more intensively.
And skiers not wishing to acquire their own winter-sports equipment may rent it from the Laterns ski hire at Sport Herbert directly in the skiing area. For a day, a week or for the entire season.
Free childcare at Kinderland
Absolutely no reason to go home when little legs get tired or skiing in Laterns stops being fun for the moment. The grown-ups may continue to enjoy their day of skiing while the little ones are looked after for free at the Kinderland. The children’s winter paradise is located directly in front of Bergrestaurant Falba Stuba and also has a heated room for young skiers to warm up and relax.
Alternatives to skiing in Laterns
How about something new? Why not swap skis for snowshoes or a toboggan? The Laterns skiing area with its natural toboggan run has been thrilling tobogganists for years. A beautiful path leads through the snow-covered spruce forest to the start of the toboggan run. Those preferring to save their strength for the ride may also take the chairlift before enjoying the approximately 30-minute descent on a toboggan. Sport Herbert has toboggans for hire for spontaneous decision-makers.
Ski operation possible from November. Operating times of the ski lifts depend on the current snow conditions. Please check in advance.