Summer & fall in Schroecken-Nesslegg:
If you are looking for relaxed hikes through the most beautiful landscapes in Austria, the Bregenzerwald is the place to be between May and October - especially in the Schroecken - Hochtannberg – Warth region. But the area is not only worth a visit for lovers of long walks through the ancient cultural and alpine landscape. There is a lot to experience and discover for the whole family, too.
Hence, we have put together a short overview of the best sources of information for you. It will encompass information about all hiking trails, via ferratas, mountain bike tours as well as upcoming events, exhibitions and adventure activities:
Experience breath taking moments of alpine happiness
Two historical Walser villages and popular destinations at the Arlberg, Schroecken and Warth are outdoor El Doradoes for young and old alike. Here, you’ll be finding all the information you need for the most beautiful summit tours, dates for guided hikes (including booking options), cultural offers and much, much more.
Find out more about the world-famous cultural region in Vorarlberg
The Bregenzerwald extends from the state capital Bregenz on Lake Constance to the Hochtannberg pass in the south of Vorarlberg, directly bordering nearby Tyrol. Here, you can enjoy cultural highlights such as the Schubertiade or the Bregenz Festival, while also visiting some of Vorarlberg’s most impressive mountain peaks with the help of comfortable cable cars.
Discover and experience Vorarlberg
Discover the region’s culture and nature
On vorarlberg.travel, you’ll find an innumerable amount of tips and information on the Bregenzerwald region, its history and interesting things to do. If you would like to find out more about Schroecken and Warth, or their neighboring villages, please visit the following website:
Alpine museum on the Tannberg
Relive history in the Arlberg’s first open-air museum
The alpine museum in Schroecken was originally used as a mountain pasture. At more than 400 years of age, the place’s history tells a story of life and work on the steep rocky slopes of the Braunarl peak. Here, one experiences a vivid impression of how life on an alpine pasture must have been like over a period of hundreds of years.
Adventure park Schroecken
The special Arlberg experience
Looking for a change of pace? Then check out the adventure park Schroecken! 42 rope courses, 3 flying fox zip lines, a via ferrata and a mega swing are sure to get your adrenalin pumping. Located near The Heimat auf 1495m, the adventure parks serves up a range of equally diverse, safe and fun leisure activities for the entire family.
How the Walser came to Schroecken
A history lesson
That Schroecken and Warth are original Walser villages is a well-known fact. But what exactly does this mean? The villages’ unique culture, architecture and language are only the most obvious aspects that have enriched the province of Vorarlberg after the immigration of the "Valaisans" some 700 years ago.
The Heimat at 1495m – a summer dream
Of course, our overview only represents a short excerpt of the many recreational offerings to those visiting Schroecken-Nesslegg. The Tyrol and Vorarlberg area is a true gem for lovers of nature and culture. Or you decide to visit your own apartment on the sunny Nesslegg plateau, simply sitting on your terrace and closing your eyes, sensing the endless peace and crystal-clear mountain air. What else is really necessary?
You have questions about your The Heimat apartment or about additional recreational activities in the region?