The secret is out !
Whether it is the thrill of off-piste Freeriding, sampling a well groomed piste for the first time or the
solitude of ski touring, the Dachstein mountains are the perfect
in which to experience all of this and much more.
Dachstein-West ski region, has 45 modern lifts and 140 km of
well prepared pistes. The skiing here is ideal for all levels of
skier, superb intermediate with plenty of opportunity to enjoy
off-piste at the side of the pistes whilst skiing up and down the
valleys. You can enjoy Austrian hospitality at it's best in any one of
the many huts. Set amongst some of the most beautiful
scenery to be found anywhere and with a good snow record Dachstein-West is a
real hidden gem. Dachstein-West is a
15 minute car journey from
Click to enlarge
and Freeride arena offers skiers and boarders of all capabilities the
opportunity to experience marked but unprepared routes or to
choose one of the longest, prepared Austrian pistes of 11km. The German ski and
winter sport magazine Planet Snow, has voted the Krippenstein the best
Freeride area in Europe, ahead of Cortina d'Ampezzo and Hochfuegen. The Krippenstein is
well known as an extreme winter sport destination. Bored of
beautifully groomed pistes? With local
instructors ready to teach you the art of freeriding or guiding expert
freeriders safely through the awesome terrain, there is no greater
thrill than riding the white stuff! The Krippenstein
is a 5 minute car/bus journey from Chalet Hepi.
ski area offers high quality, exciting pistes in a snow-sure
area. Recently upgraded lifts and the varied pistes ensure
skiers of all levels a great time. Loser is a 25 minute
car journey from Chalet Hepi.
In all three of these
resorts, queues are seldom seen, each has its own individual charm and possesses
skiing opportunities for all abilities. If you want to feel like you
are really on holiday and escape all the British package holidaymakers
then this could be your destination.
Ski school is available
at all three resorts with English speaking instructors. We can help arrange skiing
lessons and hire of equipment to ensure you waste none of
your precious holiday time.
Dachstein-West 6 day adult ski pass
is 167 or 183 euros (low/high
- Cross country skiing.
- Snowshoe walking.
- Horse drawn sleigh