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Dorfgastein Ski Resort

Dorfgastein Resort Guide

Dorfgastein, Austria

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Dorfgastein Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length201km125 miles
Highest Lift2,033m6,670ft
Resort Height860m2,822ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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Dorfgastein at a glance

Village in Gastein valley, one of Austria's largest ski areas. Easy access to main ski area above Bad Hofgastein, ski link to Grossartal.

 When will it snow in Dorfgastein?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Dorfgastein.

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Dorfgastein Facts, Stats and Ratings

Dorfgastein Rated

Ratings for Dorfgastein
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Dorfgastein?

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

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Dorfgastein Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Dorfgastein
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1224km15 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
42117km73 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1860km37 miles
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
Total Length
205km127 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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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 marked pistes, served by a total of 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.

Dorfgastein Piste Map

Dorfgastein Piste Map

On the Mountain

The most difficult run is the 'Nr 20'.

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.

When is Dorfgastein open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Dorfgastein.

Usual opening is late December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Dorfgastein.

Snow Making

Dorfgastein is able to make snow, on 96km60 miles of ski runs, with 300 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 44 ski lifts of Dorfgastein are able to uplift 71,443 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Dorfgastein?

Dorfgastein is in the Austrian Alps in Gastein, Salzburg, Austria.

How can I get to Dorfgastein?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Dorfgastein are Salzburg, Klagenfurt and Linz. There are seven airports within three hours drive.

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