Sledding and tobogganing
are sports with a long tradition in South Tyrol and are
therefore very popular. Local people as well as visitors love to
practice this amusing alternative to skiing. You will have lots of fun
on one of the countless Toboggan runs in South Tyrol.
Not only children get excited when they speed down to the valley!
For little money, sledges can be rented at ski-rentals and at the valley
station of ski lifts. Most ski resorts feature toboggan
runs and can be reached by cable car or ski lift. Entire days can be
spent going up and down the mountain with your sledge.
In places like the Rotwand in Sexten, at the
Haunold in Innichen, at the Lothener Köpfl in Pfalzen, at the
Latemar, in Ratschings and many other locations it is also possible to
go sledding at night time on illuminated runs.
“Moon sledding” is a very popular activity in South
Tyrol. At full moon, the locals and their guests walk up to a mountain
pasture to have a traditional evening meal at one of the huts, and
afterwards they sled down to the valley on runs which are usually a few
Sledding and tobogganing in South Tyrol is a lot of fun and a very
sociable activity. You must try it yourself!