Dachstein West - Ski Area Guide

Dachstein West, Austria

in Austrian Alps - 189km of Piste (470m to 2,100m)

The Dachstein West Ski Area includes 7 Austrian Ski Resorts with a combined total of 189km of downhill skiing, with 97 individual pistes, served by 61 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in any of the ski areas of Abtenau, Annaberg, Gosau, Katrin - Bad Ischl, Krippenstein, Obertraun/Dachstein and Rußbach.

With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.

 Dachstein West Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Dachstein West is 4cm, expected on 26 April, with around 58cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is heavy snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is Dachstein West good for?

Dachstein West Ski Facts
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Dachstein West Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Dachstein West
 8 Black Pistes
55Red Pistes
31Blue Pistes
 3 Green Pistes
189kmDownhill Pistes
61Ski Lifts

Dachstein West Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Dachstein West
2100mHighest Lift
470mLowest Piste

Dachstein West

How To Get To Dachstein West by air

There are four Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Dachstein West 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 Dachstein West

All levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert, are well-catered for in Dachstein West.

Snowboarding in Dachstein West

Dachstein West is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks.

Dachstein West in brief

Dachstein West Ski Area is:
Excellent for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Dachstein West Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Dachstein West.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Dachstein West.

Dachstein West Piste Map

Dachstein West Piste Map
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7nts CC, per person  inc. Flights

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Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Dachstein West Information

Common questions about Dachstein West.

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Skiing at Dachstein West

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Note :- The information on J2Ski concerning Dachstein West, where not clearly factual, is opinion only and is neither definitive or exhaustive.
Warning :- Snow Sports are Dangerous! Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. You MUST confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in Dachstein West before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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