Fendels ski area

Family winter in the snow

Family vacation on the Winterberg

One ski area in the Kaunertal is not enough for you?

Then make your turns not only on the Kaunertal Glacier, but also in the Fendels ski area. The small but fine winter mountain Fendels is right next door - and is extremely popular with families. Clear, snow-sure and friendly.

It is above all these attributes that winter vacationers appreciate. The location at the entrance to the Kaunertal and with a direct connection to the idyllic mountain village of Fendels is also convincing.

Winterberg Fendels
Clear, snow-sure, friendly
Winterberg Fendels
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A ski mountain for all generations. What makes the small ski area a big winter mountain?


Family ski area Fendels

Fun on the slopes

Families who want to spend their winter holidays in Tyrol with children, parents and grandparents are in the right place in Fendels. The place and ski area have retained their originality. Everything is manageable, not overcrowded and still offers all the infrastructure that is essential for a winter holiday with the family.

Slope map Fendels

Kinderland - childrens playground

With Bibi and Kauni, learning to ski is twice as much fun. Magic carpet, tunnel, jumps and ski races invite every child to go skiing. The trained children's ski instructors from the top ski school Kaunertal-Fendels, who also think about exciting games without skis, ensure the right technique.

Overview Kinderland Fendels
© Kaunertaler Gletscherbahnen-Daniel Zangerl
© Top Schischule Kaunertal-Bildkreis

Toboggan run

The natural toboggan run in Fendels offers a special experience for the whole family. You can easily reach the starting point of the toboggan run with the Sattelbodenbahn. After a few minutes ride on the chairlift, the fun can begin. Lift operation open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The toboggan run has been awarded the quality seal for natural toboggan runs.

Tip: Night tobogganing on the Fendels winter mountain every Thursday from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. is particularly popular. (12/30/2021 to 02/17/2022)

Overview of the Fendels toboggan run
© Kaunertaler Gletscherbahnen-Daniel Zangerl

Winter hiking trails

Winter and snowshoe hikes are not just a change from skiing. They can either be extra romantic or fun for the whole family. Depending on what you are looking for on your holiday in Tyrol. You will find a variety of winter hiking trails around the idyllic mountain village of Fendels.

Winter hikes in Fendels
© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Martin Lugger

Gastronomy & Culinary

Fresh mountain air and active outdoor exercise make you hungry! Enjoy culinary delights and regional specialties in the two restaurants along the slopes in the Fendels family ski area.

If you prefer to take a leisurely stroll or hike through Fendels, you can stop off at the Huamat Cafe.

© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Daniel Zangerl

Ski touring park

The ski touring park offers all ski touring athletes a clear guidance system that marks an optimal and safest ascent route in the terrain. The marked routes of the ski touring park allow for mutual understanding and consideration on our slopes and facilities on the Winterberg Fendels.

3 different ascent routes are available.

Overview of the Route Ski tours
© TVB Tiroler Oberland-Kaunertal-Severin Wegener

Accomodations in Kaunertal & Fendels

Can be booked flexibly and risk-free - many landlords offer flexible & free cancellations - depending on the accommodation, free cancellation valid up to 60 to 30 days, 14 days before arrival or free of charge up to the day of arrival. Safe and carefree holidays in the Kaunertal nature park and glacier region


Spring Classics 2023

- 10:00
Medieval festival

The time-honored walls of Altfinstermünz invite you to the medieval festival on Thu, May 30, 2024!  Exciting knight duels, spectacular fire shows and the medieval music of the group Heydenrausch bring the past times to life.     


from 01 June to 30 June 2024 | Program for 2024 follows!  

- 08:00
3D Archery tournament Tschingls 2024

Detailed info about the tournament and the program can be found at www.bogensport-pfunds.at.  

- 17:00
Meadow festival at the Lindenplatz

As a special highlight of the meadow month, the meadow festival in Ried at the Lindenplatz will be organised in June 2024.


Winter hiking tour through clear winter air
Winter Hiking Bus Pfundser Tschey
Archery | Bogenstadl Pfunds
Brewery tour | Mountain beer lamb cheese
Kaunertal Freeride days

Spring Classics 2023

Hiking under starry night skies

- 09:00
Handbike Battle

The Handbike Battle will take place for several times on the Glacier panorama road. The participants of the Handbike Battle will start on 22 June 2023 at the toll station at an altitude of 1,287 m and overcome the 20 km to the Ochsenalm valley station at an altitude of 2,150 m. A true achievement, that we “take our hat off to”! Many spectators and cheerers are of course welcome.


Freeride trial day
High alpine snowshoe hike with a mountain guide
Cross country skiing trial course
trial lesson snow shoe hiking
Golden Mountain Beats

IT’S SHOWTIME! From 09.03. - 16.03. at the premiere from the Golden Mountain Beats at the ski area Nauders, cool DJ-sounds, sun skiing at perfect slopes and culinary delights are waiting for you! 


Slope Food Festival | Good vibes, food & music!