Rußbach - Ski Area Guide
Ski Resort in Dachstein West, Austrian Alps - 65km of Piste (800m to 1,550m)
The Dachstein West ski area lift-links Rußbach with Gosau and Annaberg, Rußbach itself is a picturesque, traditional village with an emphasis on family facilities.Dachstein West is located between the Dachstein, the Gosaukamm and the Tennengebirge. Russbach, the gate to the Salzkammergut, is the ideal entry to the area, whether beginner or expert. The city of Salzburg is about 55km far away.
Rußbach Snow News
The next notable snow forecast for Rußbach is 5cm, expected on 28 February, with around 16cm 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 Rußbach good for?
Rußbach Ski Area
|2||Black Pistes (4km)|
|4||Red Pistes (7km)|
|2||Blue Pistes (9km)|
|50km||Cross Country Pistes|
Dachstein West Ski Area
Rußbach Ski Area Height
|820m||Resort Altitude (Rußbach)|
The Austrian Ski Resort of Rußbach is part of the Dachstein West ski area with access to 189km of downhill skiing, with 97 individual pistes, served by 61 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Rußbach itself (65km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Dachstein West ski resorts of Abtenau, Annaberg, Gosau, Katrin - Bad Ischl, Krippenstein and Obertraun/Dachstein.
The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.
There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Rußbach 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 Rußbach
Rußbach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.
Snowboarding in Rußbach
The fun park at Russbach (Rookie Park at ‘Horn nursery lift’) features gentle rails and obstacles for free style newcomers.
Rußbach in brief
Rußbach Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Ok for Snowboarding.
Rußbach Season Dates
We have no confirmed season dates for Rußbach.
NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Rußbach.
Rußbach Piste Map
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Rußbach Snow Making
Snowmaking :- Rußbach is able to augment natural snow, on 15km of ski runs, with 20 Snow Cannons.
Rußbach Ski Lift Capacity
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 14 Ski Lifts of Rußbach are able to uplift 65,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
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