Dachstein West Ski Region in Salzburger Land

Dachstein West: Pure fun – on and off the slopes!



Looking for more than just boring, groomed, highway slopes?


The family-friendly winter sports centre of Abtenau in the Lammertal Valley, 50 km south of the city of Salzburg, is part of the spectacular Dachstein West ski region. With just one ski pass and the free ski bus, you will discover a total of seven ski resorts with many kilometres of slopes and the most modern of lifts for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Lots of fun runs, a huge freestyle snow park for beginners and advanced skiers, tasty snacks and a mountain panorama to take in await you at the Dachstein West ski region in the towns of Annaberg – Russbach – Gosau.

The Dachstein West ski region features several ski and snowboard schools, ski hire shops, ski kindergarten, fun runs and rustic ski huts for refreshments and breaks.

  • 142 Kilometres runs, which are more than 122 km with artificial snow
  • 64 ski lifts of gondolas, chairlifts to magic carpet for beginners

Ticketing network for the Dachstein West ski resort for 1.5 days or more

Enjoy more slopes and alpine huts inside the Dachstein West ski region with a combination ticket for 1.5 days or more. In addition to Russbach, Annaberg and Gosau, the ski resorts of Abtenau-Karkogel, Lungötz, St. Martin am Tennengebirge, Feuerkogel in Ebensee and Krippenstein/Obertraun are also part of the network.

Ski Kindergarten for little ones aged 1 year and older at “Spatzennest” in Russbach

For our youngest guests aged one year or older, the “Spatzennest” kid’s club in Russbach – located at the valley station of the Horn cable car – offers childcare by professionals by the day or hour. Lots of fun and great games await your children. All drinks are free of charge and lunch can be served upon request. In the meantime, parents can enjoy fun on the slopes together skiing in the Alps.

All other information about events, action and family rates please click here at Dachstein West Ski Resort.

TOP ski resort winter 2014/2015

csm_skiresort_top-familie-14-15The world’s largest test portal Skiresort.de chose the Dachstein West ski region for top ski resort in the winter season 2014/2015 and awarded in the categories “Best for Families” and “mountain restaurants and huts,” the highest rating of 5 stars.

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