Heartfelt. Unique. Vent.
Right at the heart of the Ötztal Alps you can look forward to rest, relaxation, genuine hospitality and deeply rooted tradition. A mountaineering village steeped in history! Where old customs have been maintained. Spend truly memorable days in Vent, nestling between mighty rocks and glacier-topped summits. Be a part of Vent and find out why this secluded mountain village has such a heartfelt and lovely atmosphere. Here you will learn how life used to be in the high Alpine mountains. Feel the endless freedom above the treeline. Appreciate the really important things in life. We call this exceptional experience "VENT DAYS".
Between 1900 and 2600 meters above sea level huge crowds and queues are literally unknown on 15 km of immaculate ski runs. Vent's small ski area offers easy to intermediate terrain just perfect for beginners and advanced. Thanks to the high Alpine location Vent offers absolute snow reliability until late spring.
Be in close touch with the mountains: in Vent you enjoy a stay right midst the ski area! You reach the ski slopes in no time as well as the Vent mountain lifts.
All those who want to make a day trip to Sölden an take full advantage of incredible 146 slope kilometers before returning again to the quaint and idyllic holiday resort of Vent at the rear end of the valley - far away from noisy traffic routes and busy winter resorts.
Ski Area Facts
- 4 mountain lifts
- 15 km of slopes (in total)
- 2 km of cross-country skiing tracks
- 15 km of winter walking trails
- Toboggan runs
- Snow playground and ski kindergarten
- Ski and snowboard rental
- Varied places for refreshment stops
- Accommodations of all categories
Vent Ski Mountaineering Tours - In close touch with nature.
Here you feel at ease from the moment you arrive. And you want to stay forever amidst the snow-capped summits and picturesque winter landscapes. In Vent you explore Tirol's unrivaled highlights on your doorstep: pristine powder snow slopes, bizarre rocks and eternal glaciers against the backdrop of scenic Wildspitze - Tirol's highest mountain. As a pioneer region of mountaineering in Tirol, Vent boasts myriad ski tours guided by local mountain experts. Of course, safety is of utmost important when setting out on a ski mountaineering tour. Indulge in the spectacular Alpine scenery while standing on a mountain top. An Alpine art treasures. Unobtrusive – emphatic.
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Vent Snowshoe Hiking - Time for yourself.
Glittering snow crystals in the winter sun, crackling under your feet. Explore the pristine silence of Vent's unspoilt nature on a marvelous snowshoe hiking tour. Speed is not important but how you experience the surroundings moment after moment. Walking on snow as far as your eyes reach: discover new horizons and the most hidden spots in the surroundings of Vent. Be it a leisurely walk or a guided snowshoe hiking tour - the unrivaled "Vent Days" promise absolute peace between mighty rocks, bright sunshine and fascinating views of the Ötztal Alps.
Vent Tobogganing - Unlimited fun and action in the snow.
Grab your sled and off you go! Tobogganing fans and snow enthusiasts enjoy a splendid 5 kilometer long natural toboggan run offering perfect snow conditions all winter long. This is absolutely one of Tirol's most awe-inspiring toboggan runs, leading from Stablein down to Vent. Comfy uphill ride on the Wildspitze double chairlift. A fun-filled toboggan adventure is followed by a nice get-together in one of the quaint mountain huts where a really eventful day comes to an end.
Vent Snow Playground - A white winter wonderland.
The huge snow paradise for kids of all ages promises endless fun: snow castlesbetween the slopes, snowball fights among friends and action-packed bob sledding are on the program. Ambitious kids can beat the record on snow sliders and conquer the run for eight times or more in a row - without a break! Parents or grandparents sit down and relax on the nearby benches and wellness loungers while soaking up the warm winter sun. Of course, the healthy high Alpine air makes the kids hungry and tired after a while. An exciting day on the snow playgrounds almost guarantees a good night's sleep for all the family. Simply take an Alpine break!
Vent. Small but Lovely!
It still exists here - a lively little mountain village with countless inns, restaurants and small shops. We know each other and, of course, also our guests.
Dive into a white winter wonderland! Not only children are happy about Vent's snow experience. The reason? It is indeed snowing very often here at the heart of the Ötztal Alps. The high Alpine altitude at 1900 m ensures that the snow remains long into spring. A truly unique and really great highlight for children is the Snow Playground right next to the little church of Vent.
Children love Vent. It makes a perfect place to learn how to ski. It is cozy. No queuing at all, no bus to wait for. Everything is so clearly arranged and homely. You reach the ski slope with a few steps. And the professional Vent ski instructors await you there with heart and soul
The ski area serviced by Bergbahnen Vent offers something unique and - above all - plenty of skiing space, even for demanding skiers. The altitude between 1900 and 2680 m above sea level is just perfect for absolute snow reliability and a maximum of snow comfort until spring. We promise no queuing or waiting times, no crowded slopes at all: only guests staying in Vent and locals visit the ski area. You are among kindred nature lovers and enjoy free slopes or a stop-off at Stablein panorama restaurant run by Anna and Attila Manko.
In Vent you can still enjoy a very special "winter experience" because there is hardly any car traffic here at the southern end of the valley. The roads and streets are often covered with snow until late winter. Listen to the typical crunching sound of snow under your feet on a romantic winter walk, pull the laughing children on their sledge or reach your doorstep directly on skis
Five kilometers of authentic landscape plus enjoyment and tobogganing fun from Stablein down to Vent. The Wildspitz double chairlift takes you effortlessly uphill. Toboggans are available for rent at Stablein panorama restaurant, Sport-Alm Scheiber or Vent's Kaufhäusl. Night tobogganing by torchlight ranks among the special experience on this track.
Time and Space for Yourself.
Memorable Vent days at the heart of the Ötztal Alps are of a special quality. Within almost no time you can indulge in a completely different world. Pure relaxation and conscious enjoyment. Here is not the pace but the moment that counts.