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Ramsau am Dachstein

Ramsau am Dachstein Ski Resort Guide

Ramsau am Dachstein, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length27km17 miles
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Resort Height1,200m3,937ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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Ramsau am Dachstein

Made up of scattered hotels emanating from the village centre, Ramsau is located on a sunny plateau above the Enns valley. It is tenuously linked to the Schladming lift pass but is close to the gently sloped Dachstein Glacier giving year-round skiing.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Ramsau am Dachstein is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,200m3,937ft, with 27km17 miles of marked runs.

Ramsau am Dachstein is part of the Dachstein-Tauern ski area with access to 197km122 miles of downhill skiing, with 41 marked pistes, served by a total of 45 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Ramsau am Dachstein itself (27km17 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Dachstein-Tauern ski resort of Schladming.

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

Skiing

Ramsau am Dachstein offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Ramsau am Dachstein offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Ramsau am Dachstein.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Ramsau am Dachstein?

The next notable snow forecast is 13cm5in, expected on 27 October, with around 14cm6in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Ramsau am Dachstein Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 19km12 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 8 19km12 miles
Downhill
Total Length
27km17 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
150km93 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
20

Dachstein-Tauern Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
26
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
14
Downhill
Total Length
197km122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
45

Altitudes

Ramsau am Dachstein Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Resort Altitude (Ramsau am Dachstein)1,200m3,937ft
Lowest Piste750m2,461ft
Max Vertical1,950m6,398ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Ramsau am Dachstein
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ramsau am Dachstein Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Rittisberg'.

Location and Map

Where is Ramsau am Dachstein?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Ramsau am Dachstein is Salzburg, 70 minutes drive away.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 20 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 19km12 miles of ski runs, with 40 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Ramsau am Dachstein 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 Ramsau am Dachstein, 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.

Ramsau am Dachstein Webcams

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