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Abtenau - Ski Area Guide

Abtenau, Austria

Ski Resort in Dachstein West, Austrian Alps - 80km50 miles of Piste (710m2,329ft to 1,200m3,937ft). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Abtenau's small local ski area on the low lying Karkogel is supplemented by the Dachstein West Ski Area, ten minutes away. The Karkogel does have two blacks and there's some off piste and a ski jump to enjoy!

 Abtenau Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Abtenau is 5cm2in, expected on 3 May. There is significant snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Abtenau Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Abtenau
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 9km6 miles
Pistes
Number of runs
40
Downhill
Total Length
80km50 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
70km43 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Dachstein West Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Dachstein West
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 8 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
55
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
31
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Pistes
Number of runs
97
Downhill
Total Length
189km117 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
61

Abtenau Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Abtenau
Max Vertical770m2,526ft
Resort Altitude (Abtenau)1,480m4,856ft
Highest Lift1,200m3,937ft
Lowest Piste710m2,329ft
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Abtenau

The Austrian Ski Resort of Abtenau is part of the Dachstein West ski area with access to 189km117 miles of downhill skiing, with 97 individual pistes, served by 61 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Abtenau itself (80km50 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Dachstein West ski resorts of Annaberg, Gosau, Katrin - Bad Ischl, Krippenstein, Obertraun/Dachstein and Rußbach.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

There are four Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Abtenau are perfectly feasible. Salzburg Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Abtenau

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Abtenau

Abtenau offers some good boarding.

Abtenau in brief

Abtenau Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Ok for Snowboarding.

Abtenau Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Abtenau.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Abtenau.

Abtenau Webcams

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Abtenau Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Abtenau is able to augment natural snow, on 1km1 miles of ski runs, with 16 Snow Cannons.

Abtenau Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 7 Ski Lifts of Abtenau are able to uplift 5,362 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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