Ice skating Piburger See
Oetz: ice skating with stunning backdrop
Skating on the frozen lake is a truly unique experience and a quite rare opportunity. In winter it's just normal on Lake Piburger See. Weather permitting, ice skaters and winter walkers can enjoy a two kilometer long and four meter wide ice rink. And it's for free.
Ice skating right on the lake
A local commission checks the ice quality and officially allows to access the ice skating area of Lake Piburger See in Oetz - for both for ice skaters and winter walkers. especially nature-loving ice skaters enjoy gliding on the frozen water surface. It is free of charge. A truly inspiring feeling coupled with superb views of majestic Acherkogel, the landmark of Oetz. Gasthof Piburger See has an ice skate rental station and makes the ideal place for warming up in cozy parlors. As soon as lakeside ice skating is allowed, a shuttle bus takes winter fans from Oetz to the lake and back again.
Facts on the natural ice rink at Lake Piburger See:
- Opening hours: for the natural ice rink a minimum of ice thickness is required! Also walkable for hikers. Information available in our information offices on site.
- Free use
- Ice skating area: 2 km long, 4 meters wide
- Ice skate rental and refreshments: Gasthof Piburger See in Piburg
- Ice curling: not possible
- NEW: changing rooms and sanitary facilities
Entering the ice is at your own risk. Please pay attention to barriers, gates and signs on site.
In addition, Lake Piburger See is also a great starting point for other winter activities such as tobogganing or winter walking. More information can be found here.