The idyllic winter holiday resort of Russbach am Pass Gschütt is located at the heart of the Dachstein West ski region between Gosau and Annaberg. A snowy skiing holiday in Austria is guaranteed at 800m, nestled between the imposing mountain peaks.
Russbach in the Salzburg region, on the Salzburg side of the Dachstein West ski resort, offers a wide range of great-value leisure and family offers.
The ski pistes are just a 6 minute walk from the centre and the 8-seater Hornbahn will transport you quickly and comfortably up the Hornspitz. Once at the top, you can enjoy breath-taking views of the Dachstein and Gosaukamm. Fun on the pistes awaits in the valley with Brunos Bärencamp (bear camp), the Rookie Park for newcomers and the Spatzennest kids’ club. The Best: Kids' club Spatzennest in Russbach is free for all children of Russbach guests!
A free shuttle bus will transport you in comfort from Salzburg and the surrounding area via Anif, Kuchl and Golling to Russbach each day.
Once at the top, you can enjoy magnificent views of the surrounding peaks including the Dachstein and Gosaukamm. The most popular and widest ski piste in the Dachstein West ski region also starts here – the valley descent to Russbach.
You can perfect your carving technique on the wide and well-prepared valley descent to Russbach and enjoy skiing to the full. Snow is guaranteed here until the end of the season.
At the valley station of the Hornbahn Russbach cable car, just a few metres from the village centre, you'll find a huge range of services:
In the Bear ski school, the little ones are also in good hands. On the perfect practice course you'll be dashing down the slopes in no time. Off we go on the Bear field with magic carpet and rope lift. Or look forward to the Bear slope, Bear slalom or the giant snow castle.
In the Rookie Park skilled skiers can throw themselves into the deep powder snow or down the mogul slope.
The Snowpark Dachstein West provides you the 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!
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Your contact to the ski operator Russbach
Bergbahnen Dachstein West GmbH
5442 Russbach am Paß Gschütt
Phone: +43 6242 440
Fax: +43 6242 445