Your heart is pumping, your breathing is heavy, your mind is focused – and you feel good, happy, free! Sport is good for the body – and for the soul. And the Eggental valley can offer mountains of it!
With mile after mile of skiing pistes, hiking trails, mountain bike routes, climbing tours and snowparks, the Eggental valley is a year-round paradise for sports enthusiasts. There are hardly any limits on the activities available, with all sorts of variations for every level of skill. You first need to get into shape? Or you’ve been training for months and it’s finally time to do that tour you’ve been planning for so long? Or you’re a beginner and looking for a safe place to train? Courses for novices or tours for professionals: the outdoor sports world of the Eggental valley has something for everyone. Almost endless route options and training possibilities await between the Rosengarten and Latemar massifs – and the views from the summit, the mountain pass you’ve just cycled up, or the mountain refuge or ski hut will all make up in no time for the effort you’ve put in: skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, mountaineering, mountain biking, road biking, climbing – if you want to get moving, the Eggental valley is the place to be – because this valley will move you in every sense of the word!
Two truly magnificent examples of the Dolomites - a UNESCO world her-itage site - rise above the Val d’Ega: the wild, jagged outline of King Laurin’s “rose garden” (the Catinaccio massif) and the Latemar range that rises high above the Lago di Carezza. Some 530 kilometres of hiking trails plus numerous mountain bike tours criss-cross the mountains, creating a network of adventure – the ideal way for hik-ers, mountain bikers and nature lovers to discover the Dolomites! Summer in the mountains, holiday in the Dolomites: ideal accommoda-tion for spending some time in the holiday region of the Val d’Ega can be found, with adventure always right outside your door and the summery scent of the mountains every-where!
When the stars above Steinegg dance to the sounds of the well-known South Tyrolean band, Mainfelt, 6 gourmet chefs prepare creative delights in old wood-fired ovens in Welschnofen and works of art by local artists come to life at an art performance in Obereggen or Deutschnofen, you know that it’s Eggen Valley’s Culturinarika time!