Gerlos is located at an altitude of 1,300 m in the middle of the Ziller Valley Arena, which with 169 km of piste is the largest ski area in the Ziller Valley. The mountain village is particularly well-known for its après-ski possibilities and is ranked high up with its better-known neighbours Mayrhofen and Zell am Ziller. Numerous bars, discos and ski huts invite you in for a visit. With its diverse sport and leisure possibilities like tobogganing, cross-country skiing, paragliding or winter hiking, the ski resort has more to offer than just lifts and pistes. It's therefore not surprising that in the last few years, Gerlos has become one of the most popular winter sport resorts in the Ziller Valley.
Thanks to the ski resort’s perfect orientation in the middle of the Zillertal Arena, Gerlos offers an optimal connection to the entire ski region, of which is included in the Zillertal Superskipass. With a total of 138 km of piste all ranging from novice to intermediate, as well as 51 lift systems, the Zillertal Arena presents an ideal starting point for your winter holiday for both beginners and experienced skiers. Arrival in the ski resort is just as possible with your own vehicle as it is with train or plane. In only about 20 km, you can reach the train station of the Zillertal train in Zell am Ziller, and after arriving at the airport, the distance from Innsbruck to your unforgettable ski holiday is only about 85 km away.