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Perfectly prepared cross-country skiing trail at Balderschwang
  • Fischen »»

    Rejuvenating leisuretime destination in the Iller river valley with panoramic views of the mountains. Ideal for bike tours, Nordic walking, leisurely strolls, and low-impact hikes. Certified premium-class health climate, e-bike tours and exceptional shopping opportunities.

  • Bolsterlang »»

    Panoramic views across the Iller river valley, at the very heart of the Allgäu Alps. You won’t find a more picture perfect mountain village than this gem at the foot of the Hörnerkette mountain range, surrounded by picturesque Alpine meadows.

  • Obermaiselstein »»

    Family-friendly mountain village in panoramic surroundings with views of the Allgäu region mountain world. Nature highlights, like the only underground cave of the Allgäu region are just a leisurely walk away.

  • Balderschwang »»

    A natural treasure: the small Alpine village of Balderschwang. Nestled at the heart of Nature Park Nagelfluhkette, situated at 1,044 metres (3,425 feet) above sea level in a virtually untouched valley near the border to Vorarlberg.

  • Ofterschwang »»

    A beautiful Alpine village with panoramic views of the Allgäu mountains, renowned for its regional delicacies and its skiing- and golf resort. Offers range from farm accommodation, lovely holiday flats to luxury holidays at a golf resort, and a specialized family hotel.

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Our cross-country ski runs with classic as well as skating trails are a paradise for every cross-country skier.

Enjoy the views of snow-covered Allgäu Alps while skating across beautiful landscapes.

The region around the five Hörnerdörfer villages offers more than 110 km (70 miles) of cross-country trails, which connect the villages Ofterschwang, Bolsterlang, Obermaiselstein and Fischen. The fifth village in the Hörnerdörfer group, Balderschwang Valley, is situated at an elevation of 1,044 m (3,425 feet) above sea level, where cross-country skiers can cross the border into Austria.
A 3.5 km (2.2 miles) floodlit trail in Fischen offers the unique opportunity to do some cross-country skiing at night.

Cross-country skiing is taught at six cross-country ski schools in the Hörnerdörfer region, and there are eleven equipment hire points in the area.

Cross-country trail map of the Hörnerdörfer region
The cross-country trail map of the Hörnerdörfer region is available for  download here  . Alternatively, you can buy a trail map at any tourist information point in the Hörnerdörfer region (price €1.50).

Cross-Country Skiing Tours »

Here you will find cross-country skiing and skating tours in the Hörnerdörfer region. Simple to print or easy to download the .gpx file for your GPS unit and off you go!