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Holidays in Winter and Spring

Holidays in powder snow and sunshine

Wake up, have breakfast, strap on your skis and right into the middle of pure winter pleasure,  as the lifts of the family ski area “Zahmer Kaiser” are located right next to our Rothenhof and access to the cross-country ski trails is possible right out of the hotel. Those who like, can start dreamlike winter and snowshoe hikes right in front of the hotel. Ski tourers can also find the most beautiful routes here - in both winter and spring. Leave your car at east and enjoy a stress-free skiing holiday in Walchsee without having to search for parking spaces and without the annoying packing and unpacking of your ski equipment.

Discover the magnificent region of the Kaiserwinkl in harmony with nature during your holiday in Walchsee. The popular holiday resort at the foot of the Zahmen Kaiser manifests itself in its diversity and beauty especially in winter and spring. All leisurely and active holidaymakers have a wide range of activities to choose from:


Skiing & Snowboarding

Ski in - Ski out
Enter the family-friendly ski area “Zahmer Kaiser” straight from the farm. 7 lifts and a modern 4 person chair lift transport you to the starting point of dreamlike slopes, which lead back to the Rothenhof again at the end of the day. The particularly wide and not too steep slopes are ideal for beginners and families with children. A Ski-Kinderland with “Magic carpet”, Wave track and snow tunnel as well as a children's ski school guarantee, that our future “skiing stars” learn how to ski in a playful way and have a lot of fun. You are always accompanied by the panoramic view of the Zahmer Kaiser. Rustic ski lodges and guest houses will entice you to take a famous snack stop. Several other attractive ski areas, such as the Hochkössen ski area (12 km away) are situated in the local vicinity.
And best of all: The special family-friendly ski pass offers of this ski area additionally make a family ski holiday in Walchsee an affordable delight.

Cross-country skiing - Classic or skating

Are you a cross-country fan? Then profit from the optimal location of our farm right on the slope. A 140km extensive and perfectly prepared cross-country trail network leads to the Walchsee and connects the Kaiserwinkl towns Schwendt, Kössen, Rettenschöss and Walchsee. A special and also snow sure highlight is provided by the 4km long high-altitude trail on the Aschinger Alm. Use of the cross-country trails is free of charge, meaning there are no limits to the joy of this healthy sport.

Tobogganing & Fun on blades

Big and little, young and old: Tobogganing simply belongs on a winter holiday in Walchsee! This is why: Hop on the toboggan and into adventure, which in this case also starts right from the Rothenhof. The chair lift takes you quickly and comfortably with the toboggan to the top and with lots of “woohoos”, you go back into the valley on the 3km long natural toboggan run! The Aschinger Alm is the starting point of another superbly maintained toboggan run.

After tobogganing you can enjoy a hot mulled wine, cold drinks and small dishes in our winter lodge. Make yourself comfortable, step into the lodge and experience fun and entertainment.

Winter hiking/Snow shoe hiking

Would you like to get to know the scenery and area of your winter holiday region? Do you want to discover fauna and flora in the nature? Then go on a winter hike or a snow shoe hike.

Around 80 km of well-cleared winter hiking trails can be found in the region around Walchsee. Here, you can enjoy a leisurely stroll or Nordic walking or even jogging.
But you can also hike across meadows and on alpine pasture - for this you can use snow shoes to get through the powder snow. Should you have never tried this sport before, you can simply take part in a guided hike . Along the way, you will learn the correct technique for effortless walking with the snow shoes. Try it out - fun for the whole family!

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Familie Laiminger
Durchholzen 44
A-6344 Walchsee