There is no feeling that can be compared with galloping through the mountain landscape under a clear blue sky and looking up at the majestic glaciers of the Ötztal Valley. You can make this dream come true by visiting the Edelweiss & Gurgl Riding Stables in Obergurgl.
Located just a few metres from the Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl, the stables are home to 17 beautiful Tyrolean Haflinger horses bred and raised in Obergurgl. Among the courses and activities on offer are:
Our friendly horses are ideal partners for riders of all abilities, from beginners through to experts. Indeed, there are few if any breeds that are better adapted to the Alpine environment than our beautiful light-haired Haflinger horses. They are sure-footed, calm and reliable.
Under the watchful eye of a professional instructor, children and adults alike can enjoy unforgettable hacks out into the countryside around the Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl.
Want to know more about the horses and offers available at our riding stables? Then simply get in touch with us via the live reception service.
We will be happy to answer all your questions. Let us help you put together the perfect package for your riding holiday in Austria's most beautiful mountain village.
Our modern riding hall has been designed according to international guidelines for riding tournaments and has a large glass front, meaning that riders can admire the mountains while in the sheltered environment of the indoor training centre.
Mesuring 20m x 40m, the hall has a total area of 800m² and can be equipped with obstacles such as oxers, uprights and cavaletti for riders wanting to practise jumping.
Horseback riding - opening hours summer 2016 (9-12 a.m. and 1 to 6 p.m.)
Visitors to our stables have the chance to meet the animals and find out more about the facilities on offer as part of weekly guided tours.
Our riding instructors Lisa and Manuela look forward to introducing you to the Haflinger horses and telling you all about the courses and lessons available at the stables.
Send us a non-binding request or contact us directly via our Online Reception. In direct conversation via text, voice or video chat, we will surely find the perfect offer for you.