For those preferring sporting holidays, there’s no lack of choice in the area around the Ortler and along the Stelvio Pass. Fishing
along the banks of the Adige River, jogging
and walking across the wide expanses in the valley, climbing
; the range of sporting options are almost limitless. One can also participate in niche sports activities such as kite-surfing or Segway
rides, which are also highly popular.
Both road and mountain-biking fans, can enjoy a full range of cycling option
s that are available in the Venosta Valley, such as quick spin to a nearby castle, or a more challenging ride around the Ortles area and even a bid to conquer the legendary Stelvio Pass Road
There are also family walks along several themed tracks or other easy cycling trails leading along the streams such as the Agumes Bergwaal irrigation channel that can be negotiated even with strollers. Instead, for more adventurous sports-fans and hikers there are the glaciers of the Ortles to try or summer skiing