The Obertauern ski area offers lots of winter fun, no matter what your interests are

Your unforgettable ski holiday in Austria

Obertauern skiing area

The area around our hotel in Obertauern offers a wide range of different activities. Here we don’t even know the meaning of the word boredom!

Experience something new, push your limits, have a good laugh, and make great new memories that you can tell your family and friends about back home. To make the choice a little easier for you, we have listed the most interesting activities here for you.

Obertauern skiing area

Activities around the Obertauern ski area

The Obertauern ski area offers great infrastructure for skiers and snowboarders, with perfectly groomed runs, modern lifts and rustic ski huts. But wait, there’s more! Non-skiers will also find lots to do on their winter holiday in Obertauern. Why not try something new? We have the following suggestions for you:

Sledding fun in Obertauern

Sledding, horse-drawn sleigh ride, and much more

Winter fun at the Gnadenalm

The Gnadenalm pasture offers tons of action. Here you can whizz down the mountain at any time of the day or night, you can enjoy a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride or go snow shoeing in a beautiful natural setting.

Beatles in Obertauern

“100 years of skiing in Obertauern”

Exhibition of pictures

Gain an insight into the history of this popular ski area. Due to its guaranteed snowfall and unique scenery, Obertauern has established itself as one of the most popular destinations for a ski holiday in Austria. The exhibition can be visited in the Haus des Gastes from Monday until Saturday, 08:00 until 18:00, and on Sundays/bank holidays from 08:00 until 17:00. Entrance is free of charge. Phone: +43 6456 7252

Zehnerkarbahn Obertauern

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The snow-covered mountain panorama is not only reserved for skiers. Non-skiers are welcome to take the Gruenwaldkopfbahn and the Zehnerkarbahn gondolas up to the summit. Enjoy a breath-taking view of the Obertauern mountains from the terrace of one of the numerous ski huts, whilst enjoying a drink and local delicacies.

More information: Gruenwaldkopfbahn +43 6456 7226 12; Zehnerkarbahn +43 6456 724730


Snowshoe hiking in Salzburger Land

Varied holidays in Obertauern

Winter and snowshoe hikes

The area around the Obertauern ski resort offers countless options for magical winter hikes and snowshoe hikes with the entire family. Whether you head to the Gnadenalm, the World Cup trail or the Hundsfeld trail – you will be fascinated by the glittery white of the pristine, snow-covered landscape!

Ice climbing Obertauern

Experience at Obertauerns waterfalls

Ice climbing

Have you ever wanted to try ice climbing on a waterfall? Come to Obertauern! This popular, trendy winter sport requires a great amount of sensibility and flexibility. You can practise both by taking an ice climbing course at the Gnadenalm, around 4 km from Obertauern. Learn more and reserve your course by calling +43 64567462.

Have you been dreaming of a white winter? Book your winter holidays in Austria! Spend unforgettable days at our 5-star hotel Seekarhaus in Obertauern, one of Austria’s most popular ski resorts, and enjoy the winter season to the fullest. We will of course be happy to assist you in planning your activities. Contact us.