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Dorfgastein - Ski Area Guide

Dorfgastein, Austria

Ski Resort in Gastein, Austrian Alps - 201km125 miles of Piste (830m2,723ft to 2,033m6,670ft). Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

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 2cm1in, expected on 26 February. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Piste and Lift Stats for Dorfgastein
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1224km15 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
42117km73 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1860km37 miles
Number of runs
Total Length
201km125 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
90km56 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Gastein Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Gastein
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Number of runs
Total Length
205km127 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Dorfgastein Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Dorfgastein
Max Vertical1,203m3,947ft
Highest Lift2,033m6,670ft
Resort Altitude (Dorfgastein)860m2,822ft
Lowest Piste830m2,723ft
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Dorfgastein Summary

The Austrian Ski Resort of Dorfgastein is part of the Gastein ski area with access to 205km127 miles of downhill skiing, with 178 individual pistes, served by 50 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Dorfgastein itself (201km125 miles of 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 ski lifts as high as 2,033m6,670ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Dorfgastein are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in Dorfgastein

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

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

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Where is Dorfgastein?

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Dorfgastein Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Dorfgastein is able to augment natural snow, on 96km60 miles 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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