Activities in Holzgau and surroundings

Experience a varied holiday in National Park Lechtal in Holzgau. With Lechtal Active Card you can use for free infrastructural facilities in Holzgau as well as in the entire holiday region of Lechtal. Hiking buses enable you to have lovely walking tours. Let your car stay and use free hiking buses which go through entire Lechtal and side valleys of Lechtal. All huts and alpine pastures in Lechtal are easily reachable from our own bus-stops.

Aktivitäten im Sommer in Holzgau

Free of charge with Lechtal Aktiv Card

Hiking bus:all buses between Reutte and Warth/Lech at Arlberg can be used for free (incl. side valleys)
Mountain railways:free use of following 6 mountain railways:
Mountain railway Petersboden in Lech
Lechtaler mountain railway in Bach
Steffisalp-Express in Warth
Ruefikopf railway and Oberlech railway in Lech
Schlegelkopf railway in Lech
Reuttener cableway - Hahnenkamm

(Please, consider opening hours of mountain railways: it is possible that during pre- and off-season, depending on weather conditions and season duration, operation time of mountain railways is limited on weekdays or operates at weekend only!)
Tennis courts:free use of courts in Elbigenalp/Brook and Stanzach
Open swimming pool:use of open swimming pool in Elbigenalp/Brook, Haeselgehr, Weissenbach and outodoor swimming pool at Vorderhornbach - entrance fee just 1,00 Euro per person.
Castle museum: free entrance to Ehrenberg Castle, Reutte

Suspension Bridge Holzgau

The longest, the highest and the most spectacular pedestrian suspension bridge in Austria is located in Holzgau, in Lechtal

  • Length: 657 ft
  • Height: 360 ft
  • Width: 3 ft
  • Height of the handrail: 4 ft
  • Construction with 2 pylons, each 16 ft high
  • The ground of walkway is covered with grating
  • The bridge is illuminated at nights

The suspension bridge is spanning the wild romantic Hoehenbach ravines in Holzgau. You can view the bridge from the village, which is illuminated with LED at nights. By means of this bridge it is possible to get from sunny slopes at Gfoellberg to Sonnenplateu at Schiggenberg. This bridge also connects new Lech routes - easy to walk hiking trials of more than 77 miles long, from Lechquellen at Lech, Arlberg until Lechfaellen in Fuessen.

We cordially invite you to discover our region on your winter holiday.

  • Skiing (Free Skibus transportation)
  • Cross country skiing (Skiing trail direct at our place)
  • Sledging
  • Carriage rides
  • Snowshoe hiking
  • On-site ski rental