Skiing & Snowboarding in Abtenau and at the Dachstein West Ski Resort

Skiing in SalzburgerLand

The winter sports region of Abtenau, the Dachstein West ski resort and the Postalm Arena are a winning package. Beginners, families with young kids, athletic teenagers, as well as advanced skiers and snowboarders will all find exactly what they’re craving. Learn more about these three diverse ski regions near Salzburg!

Abtenau: Karkogel und Sonnleit´n


The Karkogel-Sonnleit’n ski resort is perfect for beginners. The Sonnleit’n button lift takes rookie skiers and snowboarders safely to the starting point of the easy practice slopes. The Karkogel combination chair-gondola lift is the best way for families to reach the start of easy, intermediate and difficult pistes on their family ski holiday.

Dachstein West ski region


  • Athletic skiers and snowboarders will love the Dachstein West ski region and the towns of Russbach, Gosau and Annaberg! Fun pistes like the “Wilde Hilde” and “Donnergroll” promise just as much action as the funpark, racing and slalom slopes, and the snowcross trail.
  • Tip: ski passes for 1.5 days or more are valid in the entire Dachstein West ski association. With just one ticket you can experience seven ski resorts in Salzburger Land!



Families will really love the Postalm ski resort near Salzburg. The starting points for the practice slopes, the family pistes and a fun forest descent for kids are all accessible from the central car park.

Skiing in the Alps near Salzburg: with top service, childcare, ski schools

Expect the best on your winter holiday in Austria. Skiing and snowboarding schools, free ski buses, ski hire and storage are all part of this area’s excellent infrastructure, in addition to childcare for youngsters, snow cannons and unbeatable prices for families!

Postalm Karkogl