What to Do in Wildschönau?
There is always something happening in Wildschönau. Wildschönau Valley Festival is biggest event of the Lower Inn Valley, taking place each year with a different theme. In autumn, the most colourful event is Almabtrieb, 500 animals return to the valley from the mountains. Every year the traditional Mountain Farming Museum organises a Christmas market, offering local handicraft. Wildschönau farmers cook regional delicacies the old way on an open fireplace. “Ski Juwel Opening Alpbachtal”, taking place annually, attracts many visitors who want to be among the first on the slopes.
Of course, Wildschönau also offers a wide array of outdoor activities such as hiking. Explore some the 300 km well-kept hiking trails, overlooking the beautiful Kitzbühel Alps. The trails are suitable for all levels of ability, ranging from easy valley paths to difficult trails up to summits 2,300 m high. However, no visitor should miss Kundler Klamm, one of the most beautiful natural gorges in Austria. This 3.5 km passage connects Wildschönau to the Inn valley and is suitable for everyone.
Mountain bikers enjoy Wildschönau with its soft mountains, exciting trails and traditional mountain huts. Two legs of Bikeschaukel Tirol are in Wildschönau, one from Alpbach to Niederau-Wildschönau and one from Niederau-Wildschönau to Kirchberg/Brixental. Everyone looking for more excitement should take part in Enduro One, a 30 km downhill race.