Abtenau - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in Dachstein West, Austrian Alps - 80km of Piste (710m to 1,200m)
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 9cm, expected on 24 February, with around 18cm forecast over the next 7 days..
Who is Abtenau good for?
Abtenau Ski Area
|6||Blue Pistes (9km)|
|70km||Cross Country Pistes|
Dachstein West Ski Area
Abtenau Ski Area Height
|1480m||Resort Altitude (Abtenau)|
The Austrian Ski Resort of Abtenau is part of the Dachstein West ski area with access to 189km of downhill skiing, with 97 individual pistes, served by 61 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Abtenau itself (80km 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.
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Abtenau Snow Making
Snowmaking :- Abtenau is able to augment natural snow, on 1km 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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