Schneeschuhwandern in Gastein | © Gasteinertal Tourismus GmbH
Schneeschuhwandern in Gastein | © Gasteinertal Tourismus GmbH

Ski amadé

Snowshoeing

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A gentle winter sport at austria's greatest ski paradise

Are you familiar with the following situation? The air is freezing cold, and with every exhale a little cloud forms in front of your face – that’s when winter shows its true colours. A thick blanket of snow covers the mountain pastures and slopes. The snow gently crunches underneath your feet and the sun is shining from the sky. Perfect conditions for a snowshoe hike after an eventful ski day in the wondrous world of Ski amadé! 

The route network branching out in all directions at the five regions lets you enter a breathtaking alpine setting that will have you in awe. What an amazing alternative to skiing or snowboarding! With snowshoes strapped to your feet, you’ll head out into the powder snow. Because once you’ve put them on, there’s no holding back in the snow! Time to explore the mountains of Styria and the Salzburger Land region step by step. 

Let go, relax and let your mind wander!

Your snowshoe experience in ski amadé

Brain: off; fresh air: in! That’s one of best experiences when ambitious snowshoe hikers wade through pristine natural landscapes. It’s the perfect sport to clear your head and fill your lungs with fresh mountain air. 

A total of five regions can be explored on foot: from the Salzburger Sportwelt to Schladming-Dachstein, Gastein, the Hochkönig and Grossarl Valley. And at every resort, beautiful snowshoe routes await winter sports enthusiasts. 

On the Loosbühelalm  in Grossarl at 1,769 metres above sea level, in Filzmoos, in Flachau or in Gastein: The snowshoe routes are accessible for everyone. You don’t have the right equipment at hand? There are sports rentals  at every village where you can rent your snowshoes.

The most beautiful snowshoe routes …

… await you in the Salzburger Sportwelt: Ten routes have snowshoe hikers flocking to the beautiful Salzburger Land region every year. As a participant of a guided tour or on your own: Walking through the powder snow is an absolute highlight either way.

… await you in Schladming-Dachstein: In the Untertal, in the Obertal or towards the Rossfeld: You can hike over the glistening snow cover on the routes along the toboggan runs or cross-country. Your constant companions: the sun and a smile on your face. 

… await you in Gastein: 18 different routes with a total of 60 kilometres: From the Elisabeth Promenade to the mountain station on the Stubnerkogel and the snowshoe trail in Dorfgastein, you can choose from a number of exciting options. 

… await you in the Hochkönig region: The educational snowshoe trail leads winter hikers through a winter wonderland on the Hochkönig – accompanied by a guide. 

… await you in Grossarltal: Equipped with snowshoes and poles, you’ll be hiking past snow-covered trees, bizarre looking rock formations, and you just might see a deer. Tip: Keep your eyes peeled during your hike through nature! 

Next to the valley station of sixpack Mooslehen.

Der absolute Platz am Berg - bei der Absolut Shuttle & am Absolut Park.

The Jagahütte is located directly on the exit of the slope No. 5 Hochbrand at the confluence of the slope Himmelreich No. 10 at 1600 m. The cozy dining room with a great ambience invites you to linger. The sunny terrace is a perfect place for ski tourers an skiers as well. The Jagahütte also offers overnight acccommodation for up to 12 people. 

Jagastüberl Rohrmoos

Schaiderweg 192, 8971 Schladming

Im "Jaga Stüberl" werden nur feinste Produkte aus der Dachstein-Tauern-Region verwendet und zubereitet!

Genießen Sie dazu ein gutes Gläschen Wein oder ein Stiegl Bier in gemütlichem Ambiente!

Wir bieten gute, traditionelle und heimische Küche auf höchstem Niveau!

The Jagastüberl is located at the foot of the Hochwurzen, the sunny Rohrmoos plateau. The slope 37 and the Rohrmoos II chairlift pass right by.

Bergstation Starjet 2

Karhütte

Rossbrandstraße 32, 5550 Radstadt

Embedded in the majestic scenery of the mountains of the Hochkönig and surrounded by 120 kilometers of slopes lies the enchanting Karbachalm. With a family atmosphere, and a personal and friendly table service, you can experience the hospitality of the region at different heights. Tradition and modernity are combined to create a sense of well-being at this natural Alm, which invites you to drop everything and relax.
 

Ski & Wine Enjoyment Week from 12th to 19th March, 2022

  • Daily from the 12th to 19th of March: Italy meets the Alps. From the Hochkönig to the Adriatic Sea. Delightful trip from the Hochkönig to the Adriatic Sea with several stops along the way. Accompanied by wines from Austria and Italy.
     
  • 13th of March: Traditional music 'huttenrally' with the Highest Farmer's Market in the Alps
    THE music and tradition combination that touches your heart! The traditional music 'huttenrally' has become a tradition that we can not imagine doing without. In addition to absolute skiing enjoyment on 120 kilometres of slopes and the sounds of real traditional music, the culinary delights at the highest farmers market in the Alps will also not disappoint. Local farmers sell their products directly at the market stalls at the ski huts. The ski huts play real traditional music, live and unplugged, and the additional program on and off the slopes will also be worth a visit. At the sight of the skiers, you will feel transported to 'back in the day', the sounds of alpine horns and musicians on the slopes will give us a nostalgic feeling.

    Pongau game dishes
    Venison from venison, venison and chamois, venison sausages (seasoned sausage, Landjäger), venison pâté, venison ham, venison salami, Bündner from venison, venison spread sausage, venison liver cheese, venison party sausages (bratwurst, Käsekrainer, skewered sausages), venison white sausages, venison frankfurter, cheese

 

At the Rossbrand high-altitude trail.

At the Rossbrand high-altitude trail.

The Karhütte is only open in winter!

Modern, cozy self-service restaurant with a large sun terrace

The Dachstein seems close enough to touch! The Kessleralm is the only hut right in the heart of the Planai (valley station Lärchkogel middle station cable car), all large slopes lead to the hut, it is therefore ideal as a meeting point. We pamper you with a comprehensive, home-style cuisine as well as homemade pastries every day. Relax, soak up the sun or flirt with après-ski at the beautiful umbrella bar: the central point of contact on the Planai! Accessible at any time by car or taxi.

Kröllalm

Aberg 27, 5761 Maria Alm

Directly at the mountain station Grossberg.

Talstation Bergkristall Lift

A comfortable rest belongs to skiing, ideal at the Kröllalm. Whether in the office at the tiled stove or on the beautiful sun terrace with stunning views over the Saalfelden basin, you will feel at home. We serve specialties from our own farm, as well as mushrooms from the local forests. Also apple and cheese strudel are homemade.

The Laireiter Alm is located at 1,850 m directly next to the Grossarltal panorama station. It offers space for 300 to 350 people in the interior. When the weather is fine, up to 500 people can enjoy the sun on our spacious terrace.
 

Highest Farmer's market in the Alps

Taste home-made specialties from local farmers at the highest farmers market in the Alps in Ski amadé on Wednesday, 17th March, 2022.