St. Gallenkirch - Gortipohl

Active holiday against a fascinating mountain backdrop

Right in the largest ski region in the Montafon - the Silvretta Montafon - with connections to the Hochjoch and the Nova, sport and recreation are writ large in St. Gallenkirch. Here you will experience pistes for the true connoisseur, sunny carving slopes, Austria’s largest snow park and a 5.5. km illuminated night tobogganing run. Exciting days await you here in summer as well, such as on magnificent high-altitude hikes or while exploring the typical Montafon Maisässen. With its biking headquarters, St. Gallenkirch is also the starting point for daily guided bike tours as part of the Montafon Aktivprogramm.

Figures & facts

Elevation: 884 m / 910 m
Size: Area: 128 km² - bed capacity. 3,300
Population: Approx. 2.269
Location: Centrally located in the high Montafon, 3 valley stations of the ski region Silvretta Montafon
Tourism infrastructure: Valley station for the Valisera Bahn (winter operation only), Grasjochbahn (winter operation only), Garfrescha Bahn, Aquarena all-weather pool, tennis courts, two children’s playgrounds, rustic chalets and alpine meadows, Baroque church


Why go to St. Gallenkirch-Gortipohl?


  • Direct connection to Vorarlberg’s largest ski region, Silvretta Montafon, with connection to Nova and Hochjoch
  • Austria’s largest, multiple-award-winning snow park “NovaPark”
  • Longest illuminated night tobogganing run in Vorarlberg (5.5 km) with hearty après-ski
  • Europe’s largest ice bar in the mountain restaurant ‘Bella Nova’ in the ski region Silvretta Montafon
  • Extensive selection of signed cross-country ski trails and winter hiking paths


  • Ideal starting point for hikes and mountain tours
  • Child-friendly themed hiking trails on the mountain and in the valley
  • Bike headquarters with daily guided mountain bike and electric bike tours
  • Easy to reach and idyllic Maisäss cultural landscape
  • Diverse selection of artisan workshops


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