The decent from Untermarkter Alm is one of the longest lit slopes in all of Tyrol. Both skiers and snowboarders can appreciate the night-time snow conditions on the pristine slopes.
The magic of being on the pistes under a starry night sky: Adventurous night owls will be in in their element on Wednesday and Saturday evenings in Hoch-Imst. On both of these evenings, the decent from Untermarkter Alm sparkles in the floodlight. Skiers and snowboarders alike can take this opportunity to carve some powder on one of the longest lit ski slopes in Tyrol. Pit stop at Latschenhütte included.
Ten kilometres available for tobogganing on two of the best prepared natural togoggan runs, starting at the ski resort at Hoch-Imst and decending into the valley at night.
Along the way on the 4km long, lit toboggan run, Untermarkter Alm becomes home toboggan parties in the moonlight mountains. The route is lit up until 2 am on Wednsdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and the chair lift continues to run between 6.30 pm and 9.30 pm on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The starting point for the Obermarkter Alm natural toboggan run is located 20 minutes away from the Imster Bergbahn halfway station, right next to the Latschenhütte, and winds down for 6 kilometres until reaching its end in the valley. This is also perfect for night owls, but don't forget: a headlamp is strongly recommended!
Ski mountaineers looking for night-time adventures in Hoch-Imst have come to the right place, or rather the right piste.
Hoch-Imst welcomes night-time mountaineers on a torch lit tour of the 'Ursprungweg'. All climbers are invited to tackle the ascent with touring skis or snow shoes on Wednesdays, while Friday nights are reserved exclusively for ski tourers. The Untermarkter Alm and the Latschenhütte invite guests to participate in a Hüttengaudi, or lodge party afterwards.
In order to avoid any accidents or misunderstandings, it is recommended that visitors take a look at „10 recommendations for piste tourers “ issued by the Austrian Board for Alpine Safety (Österr. Kuratoriums für Alpine Sicherheit).
The piste is illuminated until 10 pm, the toboggan run until 2 am - please don't use the toboggan run and piste in the interest of your own safety after this time! After that the pists and toboggan run are prepared with for the next day.