Events in Obergurgl

Summer events for your hiking holidays in the Ötztal

NEW! Gurgl Carat

Congresses and events at 2,000 m - opening January 2020

A special architectural masterpiece is being created in Gurgl - the Gurgl Carat. The unique location in the heart of Obergurgl, the extraordinary design in the form of a diamond and the state-of-the-art technology make the Gurgl Carat a congress and event center of international standing. It offers space for up to 520 people and has a flexible room layout that allows countless event variants: whether congresses, conferences, meetings, concerts, balls or regional events - the Gurgl Carat is the perfect location.

Sunrise Gondola Ride Hohe Mut Alm - 2,670m

28.06. till 13.09.2021

- in case of forecasted sunshine
- Uphill ride on Hohe Mut Gondola at 7:30 am - a local mountain guide explains the surrounding mountain and glacier scenery plus historical facts
- followed by a typical, rustic breakfast at Hohe Mut Alm
- advance booking via the Adventure shop, at your accommodation or the Information Gurgl by Sunday 5:00 pm (personal information if cancelled in bad weather)
- Min. number of 15 persons

Höhenrausch 11 at 2,670m


The mountain calls.....
Two Austrians meet at 2,670 m and drink wine... with you.
Wine tasting with excellent wines from the "Lake Neusiedl" region. Tyrolean snacks or grilled delicacies will be served.
Fee: € 40,00 incl. uphill and downhill ride by cable car and barbecue.
Registration required

Glacier Trailrun

09.07. till 10.07.2021

The ultimate Trail Running Event at the Diamond of the Alps. The challenge: technically demanding trails between 2,000 and 3,000 m altitude. The great chance: experience numerous Ötztal Glaciers close up.

Sunday Barbecue Hohe Mut Alm

18.07. till 19.09.2021

"Frühschoppen" (traditional "morning pint") on the panorama terrace at the Hohe Mut Alm at 2,670 m

The Hohe Mut Alm invites you in good weather to a traditional "morning pint", live-music, "nuiem Schmolz" and much more.

40. cultural summer in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

19.07. till 03.08.2021

This year there will again be the courses chors - symphony orchestra - children's ensemble - chamber music - violin - Yodelling - folklore dances - giving sculpture.

So you can expect almost two weeks with tried and tested traditions and exciting new products.

49. Glacier Flea March

On August 1st, 2021, the glacier flea march from Obergurgl (1,930 m) to Vent (1,900 m) is one of the very special challenges for every alpine hiker. The traditional march leads its participants through the high alpine glacier world of the rear Ötztal up to the 3,200 meter high Ramoljoch.

Alpine crafts and speciality market

14. till 15.08.2021

With homemade products from the valley, wood art, textiles, decoration, wood carver and delicacies from the region.