Guidebook

The Best Freeride Lines in Mayrhofen

Less than 2 hours south of Munich lies one of Austria's best known ski areas. Here are the finest freeride routes on this legendary mountain.

Description

The Zillertal is quite simply a mountain paradise - it is home to 3 amazing ski areas, virtually endless hiking and biking trails, and the rock climbing is epic too.

Perhaps the most famous of the Zillertal's resorts is Mayrhofen. It hosted a World Cup ski race for many years and today is home to Austria's steepest piste.

For keen freeriders the area is wonderful, with long but not overly technical valleys and bowls everywhere you look. Here are 6 of the best freeride routes above Mayrhofen to whet your appetite for exploring the fabulous area.

Once you've done these, there is still a lot of to go at in the Zillertal! Here's a taster of what still awaits you -

https://fatmap.com/guidebooks/4076/hochfugen's-most-epic-freeride-lines

https://fatmap.com/guidebooks/4189/high-mountain-freeride-adventures-in-hintertux

Horbergjoch North
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Horbergjoch North

Mayrhofen
772 m
33 °
N
2 m
3.9 km
Long and delightful route down the Horberg Valley
Difficult
Private
Steep couloirs of Wanglspitz N Face
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Steep couloirs of Wanglspitz N Face

Mayrhofen
712 m
45 °
NE
5 m
2.9 km
Steep challenging couloirs for experts only.
Extreme
Private
Wanglspitz North Valley Ride
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Wanglspitz North Valley Ride

Mayrhofen
716 m
26 °
N
6 m
3.9 km
Delightful ride from Wanglspitz onto its' North face into the Hoarbergkar
Difficult
Private
Horbergkarspitz West Freeride
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Horbergkarspitz West Freeride

Mayrhofen
664 m
39 °
SW
22 m
3.0 km
Freeride route with 300m of easily accessible powder,
Difficult
Private
Beilspitz NW Face
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Beilspitz NW Face

Mayrhofen
747 m
39 °
NW
45 m
3.2 km
Beautiful route on the Beilspitz NW face
Difficult
Private
Hike and Ride Grübelspitze to Juns
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Hike and Ride Grübelspitze to Juns

Mayrhofen
992 m
36 °
S
204 m
4.0 km
Hike and Ride Route in the area of Eggalm. Bus ride back required
Difficult
Private