Fun pistes' in Dachstein West
More fun! More challenge!
Do you want LOTS MORE than hum-drum motorway-like ski pistes? Do you want to experience a bit of variety on exciting pistes and quite incidentally improve your ski skills, while still having fun? On the new 'fun pistes' in the Dachstein West ski region skiing is still guaranteed to be exciting! But please note - it is not just 'highly skilled' technical skiers who get to ski on the 'Wilde Hilde', 'Rock’n Roll' and 'Donnergroll' - challenge is the order of the day for beginners too!
Permanent racing route in the
In the Kidspark at the Ötscher lift in Gosau, to the left hand side, you will find a permanent race route, including a permanent time measurement facility! The slope finish area is somewhat speedier, which makes it perfect for budding ski-racers ;)).
Snow Park Dachstein West
In addition to mogul slopes, steep slopes, slalom and speed courses, the Snowpark Dachstein West also provides ultimate ski-action. A varied set-up, a highly motivated crew, perfect lift connections and the wonderful, sunny location make the snowpark a highlight of the Dachstein West ski region. The challenging obstacles, kickers, jumps, rails and the daily maintenance by professional shapers guarantee first-class shred-sessions. No matter if beginners or pros, in the Snowpark Dachstein West all shred-heads will strike a bonanza!
The Rookie Park at the Hornbaby lift in the Hornbahn valley station area is not just for boarders and freestylers, this area has the ideal terrain for ski munchkins and slightly advanced level skiers to improve their ski skills, with the Bären jump, Bären banked corners, Bären slalom and fun kickers and boxes!
Höhbühel mogul park
Proficient ski fans will have 'eine ordentliche Gaudi' (a real blast), as they say in these parts, in Buckelpark Höhbühel – on the Dachfirst practice mogul slope, the Bockleitn steep slope, the rocky mogul piste and the Rock’n Roll ski route you can really gauge your strength on the demanding routes!
This year beneath the 6-seater chair lift on the Edtalm for first time the speedy 'Wilde Hilde' will be released for you to test your courage. With a 67 percent drop this piste is just behind Austria's steepest descent, the legendary 'Harakiri' in Mayrhofen, Zillertal!
youngsters freestyle park
The youngsters freestyle park in Astauwinkel provides the rookies amongst you with diverse jumps, rails and hills there are countless options for practising. This is the preferred spot for experienced freestylers too, where they can find the ultimate kick.
Rodeo mogul piste
Close to the Rottenhofhütte you'll feel as though you are on a wild horse – and hopefully not unseated from the rodeo piste ;).
Free fall "Freier Fall"
This training route near Rottenhofhütte is only for the courageous– or as one guest so aptly put it: 'The Free Fall is the piste which any half way normal person would use...!' Well then, we expect the abnormal ...