Dorfgastein - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in Gastein, Austrian Alps (830m to 2,033m)
Village in Gastein valley, one of Austria's largest ski areas. Easy access to main ski area above Bad Hofgastein, ski link to Grossartal.
Dorfgastein Snow News
The next notable snow forecast for Dorfgastein is 4cm, expected on 28 February, with around 12cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.
Who is Dorfgastein good for?
Dorfgastein Ski Area
|12||Black Pistes (24km)|
|42||Red Pistes (117km)|
|18||Blue Pistes (60km)|
|90km||Cross Country Pistes|
Gastein Ski Area
Dorfgastein Ski Area Height
|860m||Resort Altitude (Dorfgastein)|
The Austrian Ski Resort of Dorfgastein is part of the Gastein ski area with access to 205km of downhill skiing, with 178 individual pistes, served by 50 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Dorfgastein itself (64 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Gastein ski resorts of Bad Gastein, Bad Hofgastein, Graukogel and Sportgastein.
With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.
There are two Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Dorfgastein 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 Dorfgastein
All levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert, are well-catered for in Dorfgastein.
Snowboarding in Dorfgastein
Dorfgastein is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Dorfgastein.
Dorfgastein in brief
Dorfgastein Ski Resort is:
Very good for Expert Skiers.
Excellent for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.
Dorfgastein Season Dates
We have no confirmed season dates for Dorfgastein.
Usual opening - Late Dec.
Usual closing - Mid April.
NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Dorfgastein.
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Dorfgastein Piste Map
Map of DorfgasteinFull Page Map of Dorfgastein
Dorfgastein Snow Making
Snowmaking :- Dorfgastein is able to augment natural snow, on 96km of ski runs, with 300 Snow Cannons.
Dorfgastein Ski Lift Capacity
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 44 Ski Lifts of Dorfgastein are able to uplift 71,443 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
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Dorfgastein Snow Forecast
Snow Forecast for Dorfgastein
Dorfgastein Snow Report
For current snow conditions, see our Dorfgastein Snow Report.
Ask about Dorfgastein
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Skiing at Dorfgastein
For more information contact Dorfgastein Tourist Office.