Snowshoe Hiking in the Dolomites
A Different Kind of Nature Experience!
More and more health-conscious tourists discover this winter sports variety which helps you slim on the fly.
The Tourism Society Deutschnofen offers guided snowshoe hiking tours on every Tuesday and Thursday. Apply at the tourist office, meeting time 10 a.m.
Private snowshoe hikes with Peter Unterhauser 349 2342051
Snowshoe rental at Riegler Oswald in Deutschnofen: Tel .0471 616170
Sporthotel Obereggen in Obereggen: Tel 0471 615797
Other Leisure Activities in Winter
Winter hiking on 20km of well prepared hiking trails leading to snug alp huts and lookout points which will take your breath away. Enjoy the dreamlike snow-covered natural landscapes round Deutschnofen and Eggen valley.
We have some suggestions for your hiking experience round Deutschnofen
To the Wölfl farm and "Farmer In the Woods"
Easily accessible on a snow-freed street. Village center - Holzerstrasse to the Wölfl farm (appr. 1 hr) where you can stop by for a bite or a dram. Continue to the "Farmer in the Woods" (book in advance for lunch) and back to the village center via Weg 3 to Unterkaplun farm and Weg N into the village (only when it's not snowing heavily).
Village Center to Högger Farm
Village center - Holzerstrasse - Weg K to Högger farm (only when it's not snowing heavily) - otherwise take Fahrstrasse to Högger farm (appr. 1 hr) where you can stop for a bite before your path leads you back to the village center.
Village Center to Unterkaplun Farm
Village center - Weg 5N to Unterkaplun farm (appr. 1 hr), local tavern, Weg 3 to Wölfl farm (only when it's not snowing heavily), local tavern (after a 20 min. walk)
To St. Helena Church
From the village center on the main road to the roundabout, on the pavement in the direction of Bozen take the second left near Pfösl Hotel in the direction of St. Helena (appr. 70 min). You'll get the key to the church in the cloister directly beneath the church.
Panoramic view hike
From the village center on the main road to the roundabout, on the pavement in the direction of Bozen take the first left near Pfösl Hotel and follow the sign "P". Onward to the Schlernblick house and to the Weissbamer farm (ascend to St. Helena possible appr. 10 min). Onward to Kotz farm, Mooser farm, cross the main road and to Pfösl Hotel where you can stop for a bite and head back to the village center (2 hrs)