Winter active
Holiday in Obertauern

The area around our 5-star ski 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.

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:

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.


Cable car for non-skiers

The snow-covered mountain panorama is not only reserved for skiers. Non-skiers are welcome to take the Gruenwaldkopfbahn, Plattenkarbahn 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.

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!


Ski tours in Obertauern

Wer einmal abseits der Alpinpisten das traumhafte Weiß erleben will, der kann per Tourenski die wunderschönen Gipfel im Tauerngebirge erklimmen. Es steht eine Vielzahl an Touren aller Schwierigkeitsgrade zur Auswahl. Das passende Equipment für Ihre unvergesslichen Skitouren finden Sie direkt im hoteleigenen Skiverleih.



For those who are really brave, Obertauern has yet another sport to offer – snow kiting. During this breath-taking trendy sport you stand on your skis or on your snowboard – your kite and the wind give you all the drive you need. Snow kiting is relatively easy for those who have a moderate level of experience with winter sports and can be learned in a few hours. Snow kiting is a true adventure, with a guaranteed adrenaline kick.


Cross-country skiing Obertauern

Glide silently through the deep snow-covered winter landscape and do a bit of good for your health. That is what you experience when you go cross-country skiing in Obertauern. Conquer the wonderful mountain landscape under your own steam. Just switch off and go cross-country skiing, at an even pace, kilometre upon kilometre through Salzburger Land