Schladming-Dachstein ski region
Your winter pleasure in the heart of Styria
The 8 winter sports centres in the Schladming-Dachstein holiday region in Austria stand out for their varied offering, authentic Styrian hospitality and utterly unique charisma. Since 2018, the 4-Mountain Interlinked Ski Area - Hauser Kaibling, Planai, Hochwurzen & Reiteralm - can call themselves a 5-star ski area.
Here you can leave your tracks on 230 kilometres of excellent prepared pistes.
From simple family slopes to demanding black runs – find your favourite piste in the Schladming-Dachstein holiday region.
In 2019, the Schladming-Dachstein holiday region was given a 5-star rating by skiresort.info, the biggest ski resort test portal in the world. The region has been rated in 18 different categories and reached 4.7 out of 5 possible stars. Among other things, the ski resort shines through a top size, a top range of slopes, top lifts as well as top snow safety and slope preparation. No wonder that you experience skiing pleasure and winter fun at the highest level here.
Top-class alpine sport on the doorstep: Hauser Kaibling, Planai and Reiteralm
The athletic pleasure skiers will be in their element on the superbly groomed pistes of Schladming’s Reiteralm, Planai and Hauser Kaibling mountains: A total of 10 black and 31 red runs offer skiing pleasure in the destination where the world’s elite leave their tracks in the snow.
In addition to the diverse piste offering, Schladming’s ski mountains also boast with state-of-the-art cable car technology, exceptional mountain restaurant cuisine coupled with fantastic aprés ski and a packed event calendar from November to April.
You can also look forward to:
- Signposted family areas and runs
- Special offerings for snowboarder & freestylers
(mogul slopes, superpark, freestyle runs)
- speed tracks and slalom courses
Happy skiing 4 kids: Fageralm, Galsterberg, Hochwurzen, Ramsau & "Stoder"
Whether your kids are tots, children or teens: what could be lovelier than whizzing through the snow and learning to ski in the tracks of Marcel Hirscher? The Schladming-Dachstein region has already gifted the world quite a few great skiers. That’s why there are lots of fun snow and skiing attractions for little ones in particular:
The fantastic winter offering for children includes vikings on the Fageralm, a Gallic ski village on the Galsterberg, Hopsi on the Hochwurzen, Kali the Ramsaurian in the Ramsau ski region and the Schnurli-Express on the Stoderzinken (Season 2019/20 is not secured).
Mums and dads really appreciate the offerings for families on all the mountains in the Schladming-Dachstein sports region:
- Family Bonus
From the third child in a family, the youngest travel free!
- Young Family Ticket
The offer for families with a non-skiing child under the age of three!
- Junior Weekend Discount
At the weekend children can travel more cheaply with the Junior Weekend Discount.
Infants under 6 years of age will be given their beloved Minicard.
The elite cross-country centre in Ramsau and on the Dachstein
From amateur cross-country enthusiast to elite athlete - you can look forward to a simply superb network of trails!
In Ramsau am Dachstein, the centre for nordic skiing, a 220-kilometre network of trails awaits you at elevations ranging from 1,100 to 2,700 metres. This means skiers of all ability levels are catered for.
The Dachstein glacier is a particular attraction because it is not only freestylers, snowboarders and ski tourers who take advantage of the high alpine location: the world's cross-country skiing elite also have the opportunity here to train diligently for upcoming competitions from November to July. On 18 km of diagonal and skating trails the variety of training options is almost unlimited.
A cross-country stadium with a night trail, a test centre and a children’s cross-country park ... the offering is outstanding.
A warm welcome - the region’s ski shows
A unique experience awaits our guests from around the globe at our ski shows in the various regions. Our holiday resorts greet our guests from around the globe with very special ski shows.
Under the "Music, Show & Action” banner ski and snowboarding instructors and other actors put on artistic performances that will really stick in the memory. They’re an absolute must when planning a break in the region and for all winter sports enthusiasts. You can see an overview of the upcoming shows in the Schladming-Dachstein region below.
Here is an overview of the dates:
- Welcome Ski Show – Schladming/Planai Finish-Line Stadium: On select Sundays
- Welcome Ski Show Ramsau am Dachstein/Rittisberg north slope: On select Sundays
- Welcome Ski Show Haus im Ennstal/Hauser Kaibling: On select Sundays
You will find further details here on the guest welcome and ski shows in Schladming-Dachstein.