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Dachstein-Tauern Ski Resort Guide

Dachstein-Tauern, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Lowest Lift750m2,461ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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The region of Dachstein-Tauern comprises the ski slopes of Ramsau am Dachstein and Schladming.


Dachstein-Tauern is within the Amadé Ski Area, which boasts 760km472 miles of downhill pistes, with 375 marked ski runs, served by 270 ski lifts.

The ski area includes 2 Ski Resorts with a combined total of 197km122 miles of downhill skiing, with 41 marked pistes, served by a total of 45 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in either of the ski areas of Ramsau am Dachstein and Schladming.

With ski lifts as high as 2,700m8,858ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Dachstein-Tauern offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Dachstein-Tauern offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Dachstein-Tauern, Ramsau am Dachstein and Schladming.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Dachstein-Tauern?

The next notable snow forecast is 4cm2in, expected on 26 May.

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Snow Forecast by day for Dachstein-Tauern

Ski Area Stats

Dachstein-Tauern Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
197km122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Amadé Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
760km472 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Dachstein-Tauern Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Lowest Piste750m2,461ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Dachstein-Tauern
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Hire in Dachstein-Tauern

Ski Hire Shops in Schladming and Ramsau am Dachstein.

For more information, see our page about Dachstein-Tauern Ski Hire.

Location and Map

Where is Dachstein-Tauern?

This ski resort is in Ramsau am Dachstein, Liezen, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Dachstein-Tauern is Salzburg, 70 minutes drive away.

Linz, Klagenfurt, Graz, Ljubljana, Munich, Innsbruck Airport and Trieste airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are 45 ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Dachstein-Tauern open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Dachstein-Tauern, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Tourist Office Website for the latest.