Winter dream - Dorfgastein in Gasteinertal
Action & Fun while skiing & snowboarding
Four ski resorts covering a total of 200 kilometres of pistes set the hearts of winter sports fans racing. Very well-tended pistes of various difficulty levels, state-of-the-art lift facilities & more await beginners and experienced skiers and snowboarders alike. A high level of snow likelihood, state-of-the-art lift facilities, traditional ski lodges & more mean that Gasteinertal provides a perfect winter experience for all winter enthusiasts.
The Schlossalm-Angertal-Stubnerkogel ski area is the biggest ski resort in Gasteinertal - the recently constructed Schlossalmbahn cable car makes the winter fun just perfect.
Families in particular can enjoy unforgettable days of skiing thanks to the Dorfgastein-Großarltal 'ski swing' in Dorfgastein. There are 20 state-of-the-art lift facilities & cable cars, 80 pistes, a snowboard park & much more to look forward to here.
Skiing stars & snowboarding experts really are well catered for in the Graukogel ski resort with some long and challenging ski runs.
In the ski resort Sportgastein up to an altitude of 2686 metres, freeriders really get to let off steam.
on perfectly prepared trails
Cross-country skiing over 45 kilometres of cross-country trails surrounded by a dreamy mountain backdrop. A paradise for any cross-country skier. Around Gasteinertal, there are 7 cross-country trails ideal for honing your fitness & endurance. The very well-prepared trails in Dorfgastein, Bad Hofgastein & Bad Gastein provide plenty of variety.
the toboggan run
Winter holiday-makers of all ages can enjoy sledging down the Aeroplan natural toboggan run & the Bellevue Alm toboggan run. Speed down into the valley along these varied routes. Night-time tobogganing on one of the two toboggan runs is a particular adventure; a must for all sledging fans.
Pure après-ski fun directly at the valley station of the "Skicircus" circuit Dorfgastein/Grossarl - the après ski bar Thomaselli invites you to party and enjoy. Traditional delicacies are prepared for you if you order in advance. The sunny terrace is the perfect place to relax and unwind with good music. Whether at a stopover or at the end of an exciting winter day - the après ski hut promises every holidaymaker a lot of fun and a good mood.
with lots of other winter activities
Winter hiking along wonderful winter hiking trails, snow-shoe walks in the superb deep snow, ski touring & ice-climbing. Winter in Gasteinertal shows off the best it has to offer. With views of the dreamy Hohe Tauern mountains, you can follow the well signposted & well-tended routes through Gasteinertal.
Good quality footwear & warm clothing - this is all you need for a guided snow-shoe hike through the most beautiful areas of Salzburger Land. Professional guides accompany you during your winter adventure.
For those who prefer a more leisurely ski tour, there is a gondola lift which operates on the Fulseck mountain and from there you can hike back down into the valley, accompanied by experienced ski tour guides. More exciting ski tours start from the valley - set off on foot up the mountain, without taking the cable car. The breath-taking mountain backdrop is always in sight, then you finally reach your destination, where you will experience an overwhelming feeling of pride & freedom.
A romantic horse-drawn sledge ride through the fantastic landscapes of Gasteinertal is pure and idyllic.
After some adventure-packed winter days, indulge in some blissful well-being moments in the wellness area of the smartHOTEL. A sauna & steam bath provide soothing warmth.