Die Geislergruppe von Villnöss aus gesehenThe branch of a conifer tree, in the background courtyards in the VillnössA hut at the foot of the Geisler in VillnösstalWooded hills in the Villnös valleyPernthal apartments surrounded by green nature

Activities in Funes in Summer and in Winter

In Summer

Trivia: Reinhold Messner, the world-famous climber, comes from the Funes Valley

Walking and Hiking

Enjoy unforgettable moments in the picturesque village of Funes. If you want to go on a pleasant walk on the Odle, you will make a special experience. The breathtaking views of the valley will make your heart beating faster. Find the right excursion for yourself!

Nordic Walking

With 9 different routes and a total length of over 60 kilometers, the Val di Funes is a paradise for Nordic walking in the heart of the Dolomites. Through untouched nature, walking in the Odle mountains guarantees a deep relaxation. From easy path to more challenging routes, there is something for everyone.

Mountain Bike

The Funes Valley is perfect for those who love mountain biking. From simple paths to technically demanding routes, eyeryone can find its proper course. Whether it's a short ride or a challenging tour, mountain biking is a different way of life in nature. There is also the possibility to ride e-bikes.

Funes High Rope Course

The adventurous High Rope Course in Funes is composed by 6 courses in various heights, with suspension bridges, balance beams and other challenges (about 100 stations). New: a 14 m high tower with climbing walls and 4 difficulty levels!
Enjoy the wonderful view to the peaks of the Odle in Val di Funes.

Natural Park House Puez - Odle

The aim of the Natural Park House, situated in S. Maddalena in Val di Funes, is it to bring each visitor a little bit closer to nature, helping him to see and recognize its beauty. An aerial photograph of the Natural Park Puez - Odle invites the visitor to observe the park from a bird's eye perspective and to understand the peculiarities of the landscape. In the exhibition space, "Touch the mountains", you will also find all information about the main subject of the Natural Park: the geology of the Dolomites.

The Puez - Odle is often considered like an "open book" of the Dolomites, because inside you can find different types of rocks as well as typical stratifications of our mountains. In addition to exhibition space, on the second floor of the complex you can also visit the space "Wonders of Nature". Fur of animals, eggs and feathers, casts of the footprints, tracks, stages, exhibits and various herbs are just some of the pieces of the collection that can be admired and to sometimes touched in this special room.

The room "Conquer the mountains" is instead devoted to mountaineering. Besides, Reinhold Messner, one of the most famous climbers in the world, has been born in Val di Funes. All visitors will actually presented a short film, where Reinhold Messner himself describes his own experience in his beloved mountains. The "Cinema of the mountains" also offers a daily and weekly program, with several films of the National Parks in South Tyrol. Of course you can also see the new film "Natural Park Puez - Odle."

Naturparkhaus Puez Geisler

St. Magdalena 114/a
Tel. +39 0472 842 523 | Fax +39 0472 842 677

Opening hours:

Odle Opening times:
From 27 December 2016 to 1 April 2017,
from 2 May to 28 October 2017 and
from 27 December 2017 to April 7, 2018.
From Tuesday to Saturday: 9.30-12.30 / 14.30-18.00
In July and August, the Natural Park House is also open on Sundays. It is closed on festive days

The entrance is free!

In Winter

Ski area Filler

Our ski mountain "Filler" is located only 5 minutes from our apartments. This paradise for ski lovers is equipped with a ski lift, a babylift, as well as various cannons for artificial snow and different slopes.

In order to guarantee a pleasant stay to your children, we have also built the amusement park "Kinderland".

A ski school, a magic carpet, various bob tracks, obstacle courses, a good animation program and an exclusive playground are just some of the services offered. Do not miss the adventure park "Ranui", with its little train, the snowtube track, a special bob track only for children and a castle. A nice ski centre with ski rental is available.

Cross Country Skiing in Funes

Zannes hut Roundtrip course

Lenght: 2 km
Difficulty: easy
Zannes Resting station - opened from the 24th of december to All Saints
Closed: Wednesday
Tel. 0472 840 309

Crossing of Russis - Halsl hut - Passo delle Erbe

Lenght: 18 km
Difference in altutude: 268 m
Difficulty: medium


Halsl hut

open from the 25th december - the end of March
Closed: Monday

Ütia Cir

open from the 26th of december – Eastern
Closed: Monday

Passo delle Erbe hut

open from the 25th of december - the end of March
no resting day

During Christmas holidays, huts are open 7 days a week.

Guided excursions in Reinhold Messner home country

  • in the footsteps of Reinhold: Snowtube hikes with preparation of "vin brulé" (mulled wine), hut celebrations with musical spoons and sleigh ride by night.
  • amusement park for children
  • Reinhold's sledging: snowshoe excursion with sledge ride

Snowshoe hiking

Excursion proposals:

  • Zannes hut - Kaseril - Col di Poma - Genova hut - Gampen hut - Zannes hut
  • Zannes hut - Ciancenon - Odle path - Glatsch hut - Dusler hut - Zannes hut
  • Zannes hut - Ciancenon - Odle path - Casnago hut - Dusler hut - Zannes hut

Guided snowshoe hikings

Snowshoe excrusions to the Halsl hut (Tuesday)

Excursion from the parking place under the Russis Crossing, in direction Schatzer hut (path nr. 9) and "Spoierböden" to the Halsl hut.; hut stop. Enjoy our wonderful terrace.

Snowshoe excursion & sleight ride to the Dusler hut (Wednesday)

Excursion from the Zannes hut in direction the Glatsch hut, to the Dusler hut. Hut stop and departure with the sledges.

Snowshoe excursion from the Alpe di Siusi to the Geisler hut (Thursday)

Excursion from the Alpe di Siusi, in direction Brogles hut to the Geisler hut. Hut stop and departure with the sledges.

Snowshoe excursion & sleight ride (Saturday)

Only on Saturdays and only on request for groups of min. 5 people.

The registration in the Tourist Office is required! On request, we organize also daily trips for groups.

Sledging in Val Funes

Ciancenon - Info Zannes hut

Lenght: 1 km
Difference in altitude: 77 m
Difficulty: easy
Ascent: 20 min. by foot
Refreshement point Zannes
Zannes hut

Gampen hut - Zannes hut

Lenght: 3 km
Difference in altitude: 383 m
Difficulty: medium
Ascent: 1 hour by foot

Dusler hut - Ranui

Lenght: 3 km
Difference in altitude: 412 m
Difficulty: medium
Ascent: 1 hour by foot

Dusler hut Geisler hut - Ranui

Lenght: 5 km
Difference in altitude: 630 m
Difficulty: medium
Ascent: 1,5 hours by foot
Geisler hut

Zannes hut - Ranui

Lenght: 3 km
Difference in altitude: 310 m
Difficulty: medium
Ascent: 1 hour by foot
Waldschenke hut

Snowshoe hiking, skiing, skiing (from Zans or Ranui), ice skating. The equipment can be rented in our valley ..
Our house is about a 5 minute walk from the ski slopes


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