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Silbertal Forest School

Experience the forest from a whole new side

In the middle of the Silbertal Kritberg you will find Vorarlberg's first forest school. Here you can walk through the alpine forest with all your senses; smell, feel and really experience nature. This experience engrosses adults and children alike. A visit at the Silbertal forest school is especially recommended for families.

The Silbertal forest school is run by the Stand Montafon forest administration and offers a great range of various guided hikes.

In balance with nature in the Montafon

In the forest school on the Kristberg you will learn all sorts of interesting facts and thrilling stories about the Montafon alpine habitat. What kind of animals live in the forest around the Panoramagasthof? What are the trees called and why is the forest so important for the Montafon locals?

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Guided hikes with the forest school

In order to understand nature you best experience it. In the Silbertal forest school the appreciation for the forest is sharpened and the visitors will learn about the natural coherences in the natural environment.

The Silbertal forest school offers activities for every visitor.

Kindergarten and school

The Montafon alpine forest offers thrilling adventures for the youngest guests all year round. At the forest school the children will learn for example about the “Colours of the Forest” or “A Bug's Life”.


Children and parents discover the specialties of the Montafon forest with a forest teacher. Who lives in the forest and who lives of the forest?

Adults and guests

During the winter there are snowshoe hikes offered, during spring, summer and autumn the forest school offers various themed guided hikes on request.

Make a reservation for one of the hikes at the Stand Montafon, call +43 5556 721320 or send an e-mail.

Your nature experience on the Kristberg

Are you interested in a guided hike, with your family or alone? On the Stand Montafon website you will find further information. Make your reservation for a hike by telephone and call +43 5556 721320.

The attentive hotel team at the Kristberg Panoramagasthof will gladly take care of the booking for your unforgettable nature experience at the Silbertal forest school. Send us your no obligation holiday enquiry for your comfortable room or family apartment on the Kristberg.


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