East Tyrol and in particular the Villgratental are a paradise for skiers, ski tourers, hikers and sportsmen of all kinds.
The Stiendlalm is located directly in the ski area Hochpustertal. You can directly strap on your skis in front of the hut and start skiing! The nearest chairlift is about 150 meters away. In summer there are various hiking and mountain biking routes in the area. In addition, the East Tyrolean and South Tyrolean Dolomites invite you to wonderful climbing tours, the Drava and Isel rivers offer opportunities for kayaking and rafting, and nearby Lienz invites you to stroll through the city and go shopping.
We would be happy to give you a few more ideas for things to do "around the hut" and in the surrounding area.
Hiking at the Thurntaler and in the Villgratental
What could be more obvious than to start directly from the hut? The Thurntaler round hiking trail offers you the possibility to do so, details can be found here: Thurntaler circular hike
Our location is perfect - we are directly in the ski area, at the slopes. Here you can strap on your skis directly in front of the hut and start skiing!
Details about the slopes, opening hours, prices you can find here and here.
East Tyrol is a mecca for mountain and climbing enthusiasts. The East Tyrolean and South Tyrolean Dolomites are nearby and offer ample opportunities in sport and alpine climbing. Tours can be found under this link and if you like to go via ferrata also here. Especially to emfpehlen is the Gallitzenklamm in different degrees of difficulty.
The Villgratental is known for its many ski tours. We are sure that there is the right tour for everyone. You will find a large selection under this link
Of course, you can also enjoy excellent mountain biking in the area. You can find an overview of the tours on osttirol.com. In addition, there is a bike park in Lienz.