The Hochoetz - ski resort

Oetz, the village, at the beginning of the Oetztal-Valley, gives our valley its name, it has an ideal location and is the first skiing area in the valley. With a modern cablecar you get in 8 minutes to the top of the mountein.

The family-friendly ski area at the entrance to the Ötztal Valley 

Perfect size, cozy atmosphere plus top modern amenities - that's what the Ski Region Hochoetz in the lower Ötztal Valley stands for! The officially qualitiy-sealed slopes cater for Alpine Skiers, free-riders and snoboarders. A Ski region with a great heart for families and kids where lift lines are a thing of the past, crowded ski slopes are literally unknown.

Thanks to reliable snow and top modern snow-making systems covering all slopes, unlimited skiing is guaranteed in Hochoetz throughout the winter season.

Mountain lifts and ski slopes

12 mountain lifts with a total hourly capacity of 16,256 persons await you between 1400 and 2300 meteres above sea level, plus great choice of perfectly groomes ski slopes.

Double the fun - 1 Skipass - 2 SkiAreas!

Double skiing fun in two top ski areas with a single ski pass valid in both areas if you purchase a one-day lift ticket! Free skibus shuttle in 30-min intervals take you from Ochsengarten to Kühtai and back again.

  • 85 kilometers of perfectls stoomed ski slopes
  • 24 cable cars and lifts
  • 31.260 capacity of an hour

Snowshoe hiking 

The scenic Hochoetz region makes a truly unique paradise for passionate snoshoe hikers. Gentel ascents, steep slopes, endless trails. Breathtaking Alpine scenery and uninterrupted panoramic views. Enjoy a cup of spice tea or hot chocolate in one of the quaint mountain huts. You will feel tired and happy at the same time. A snoshoe hike amid unspoilt nature creates momeories that will stay with you forever.

Enjoy over 20 kilometers winterway to hike or visit the Lake of Piburg in a snowcovered scenery!