Ski Austria

Dachstein Glacier Ski Resort Guide

Ski Austria

Dachstein Glacier Ski Resort Guide

Dachstein Glacier Ski Resort Guide

One moment of silence!, Dachstein Glacier photo

Dachstein Glacier

Photo credit: David Szepessy

Slope Stats

  • 2701m

  • 1500m

  • 1201m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:16
  • Snowmaking:50%
  • Halfpipes:0
  • Terrain Parks:0
  • X-Country:150 km
  • beginner50%
  • intermediate50%
  • advanced0%

Dachstein Glacier, in Austria (in the Steiermark region), is a large resort which offers skiers an incredible 1500 metres (4923 feet) of vertical descent. Dachstein Glacier has 16 pistes with a total length of 40 kilometers (25 miles). Dachstein Glacier is only really suitable for beginner and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. There are 150 kilometers (94 miles) of cross country ski trails at Dachstein Glacier. For snowboarders, there are 4 terrain parks and 4 half pipes. Almost half of the pistes at Dachstein Glacier are covered by snowmaking. The nearest airport is at Salzburg and the nearest train station to Dachstein Glacier is at Obertraun.


  • Nearest Airport:Salzburg
  • Nearest Train Station:Obertraun
  • Tourist Office Phone:+43 6135 8329
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
  •   5
  •   -


  • Season opens:22 Dec 2018
  • Season closes:31 Mar 2019
  • Lifts:18 ( 2 chair lifts 16 surface lifts )
  •   3
  •   2
  •   16

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Announcements & News from the Dachstein Glacier ski resort manager

NEW Winter:
Mountain restaurant Dachstein Krippenstein
Member of the Salzburger Super Ski Card association

Information supplied 29 Nov 2018

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:23 Aug
  • Last Snowfall:
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  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (1950 m)view full snow forecast

light rain
10 SSE10
13 °CF-Level
partly cloudy
10 SSE10
15 °CF-Level
10 SE10
16 °CF-Level

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