Ski areas and cross-country skiing trails
Discover more winter fun around every corner in Upper Austria
Why not spend your winter holidays in Austria? If you’re looking for a very special skiing holiday, you’ll find it in Upper Austria. This region offers a wealth of opportunities to enjoy your winter sport, just the way you’d like – whether you’re a family with beginner skiers, a keen recreational skier, ‘give it your all’ freerider or youngster who loves building snowmen. Enjoy your winter holiday on perfectly groomed pistes, against spectacular natural backdrops or simply at one of the countless rustic huts tucked in the mountains and valleys. Skiing holidays here are straight out of a picture book.
Snow and fun ski resorts
The favoured ski resort of sports enthusiasts in Upper Austria.
Family ski area with adventure trails and the Sunny Kids Park.
160 kilometres of pistes at the foot of the 3.000 metre high Dachstein.
Krippenstein, a freeriding hotspot: 30 km of powder snow, 11 km downhill run.
Varied slopes, cosy mountain lodges and a freestyle park.
Skiing with breathtaking panoramic views across the Salzkammergut.
Clearly arranged slopes and fantastic children's area at the valley station.
Winter at its best
Winter can be soft and mild – or harsh and fierce. Whatever the conditions, Upper Austria is equipped for real winter fun. Ski areas from Dachstein in the south to Hochficht in the north invite families and beginners, keen recreational skiers and avid freeriders to enjoy action-packed adventures in perfect powder.