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Skiing areas

Fun on the slopes is guaranteed with varied ski runs with an altitude difference of more than 1,000 m. Skiers can also expect a perfect network with modern cable cars and lifts, so that you can quickly change slopes. In addition, a snow and snow park and a fun slope await you here at reasonable prices.

A total of approx. 84 km of perfectly groomed pistes await in this ski area:

  • 30.8 km of blue slopes
  • 48.8 km of red slopes
  • 3.1 km of black slopes
  • 1.3 km of ski routes

There are three official ski routes in Sportgastein:


1. Golden Powder – 5000 meters length – 664 height difference

2. Golden Rush – 2000 meters length – 398 meters difference in altitude

3. Golden Ride – 666 meters long – 176 meters difference in altitude

With its challenging descents, the Graukogel is the ski area for natural snow lovers. The descents are embedded in a beautiful, unique stone pine landscape. The majority of the 14 km of perfectly groomed pistes are in the forest area, which means they are particularly wind-protected and allow good orientation even when visibility is poor.

A total of approx. 11.9 km of perfectly groomed pistes await in this ski area:

  • 3.5 km of blue slopes
  • 6.4 km of red slopes
  • 2 km of black slopes
  • 2.2 km of ski routes

With the Fulseck summit lift, you can reach the highest point of the Dorfgastein – Großarltal ski area in one go. From the Fulseck you have the most beautiful panoramic view, which stretches from the Grossglockner to the Dachstein. Well-groomed pistes in Dorfgastein now invite you to adventurous skiing and snowboarding fun.

A total of around 70 kilometres of pistes await you in this ski area:

  • 25.8 km of blue slopes
  • 34 km of red slopes
  • 1.4 km of black slopes
  • 9.7 km of ski routes

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The 6 most beautiful hikes around Bad Gastein​

Bad Gastein Waterfall – Gadauner Gorge Tour from Bad Gastein

Duration: 05:30 Distance: 19,3 km

Bad Hofgastein – Gasteiner Achenpromenade circuit from Badberg

Duration: 04:09 Distance: 15,6 km

Great view of Bad Gastein - Kötschach waterfall round from Badberg

Duration: 03:31 Distance: 8,55 km

Oberer Bockhartsee – Unterer Bockhartsee circuit from Vorderschneeberg

Duration: 05:12 Distance: 11,7 km

Wundevolle Sicht auf Bad Gastein – Poserhöhe Runde von Badberg

Duration: 03:13 Distance: 7,83 km

Stubnerkogel summit – suspension bridge on the Stubnerkogel circuit

Duration: 06:36 Distance: 14,4 km
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