Want to have fun skiing and improve your skiing skills at the same time while you enjoy yourself? Then choose the right destination and come to the Dachstein West ski region! The ‘Wilde Hilde’, ‘Rock’n Roll’ and ‘Donnergroll’ are not just for technically gifted skiers – there are plenty of challenges for beginners too!
The speedy "Wilde Hilde" beneath the Edtalm chairlift will be released to you to test your courage. With a 67 percent drop, this piste is just behind Austria's steepest descent, the legendary "Harakiri" in Mayrhofen / Zillertal.
The Rookie Park at the Hornbaby lift near the Hornbahn Russbach bottom station is not just for boarders and freestylers, this area has the ideal terrain for beginners and slightly advanced level skiers to improve their skills.
Höhbühel Mogul Park
Proficient skiers will have a real blast in the Höhbühel Mogul Park. On the Dachfirst practice mogul slope, the Bockleitn steep slope, the rocky mogul piste and the Rock n' Roll ski route you can really gauge your strength on the demanding routes!
The Snow Park Dachstein West beneath the new Edtalm chairlift is equipped with challenging new obstacles for stunning moments. The area is permanently being shaped and looked after by the freestyle pros of Q-Park.
ANNABERG Marcel Hirscher Race Route
Proficient skiers can follow in the footsteps of the Austrian slalom superstar Marcel Hirscher who was born in Annaberg. Test your giant slalom skills and measure your speed on the permanently set Marcel Hirscher Race Route in Annaberg - free of charge!
Jagaschuss Speed Check
In the area of the Kopfbergbahn, a speed measurement facility awaits speedy skiers who like to speed down the hill. To our knowledge, the current route record is 88km/h - can you beat that?
Youngsters freestyle park
The youngsters freestyle park in Astauwinkel provides the rookies amongst you with diverse jumps, rails and hills - there are countless options for practising. This is the preferred spot of many freestylers, too.
Rodeo Mogul Slope
On the Rodeo Mogul Slope close to the Rottenhof Hut, you'll feel as though you are sitting on a wild horse - and hopefully not unseated from the rodeo piste.
This training route near the Rottenhof Hut is only for the courageous. The Free Fall is the piste which no half way normal person would use. Well then, we are waiting for the abnormal...
Ötscher Kids Cross
This snow-cross trail alongside the Ötscher lift is always great fun! Head down the valley, tackling challenging waves and jumps..
Ötscher race track
The kids’ park by the Ötscher lift in Gosau includes a permanent race track with time recording on the left-hand side! The finishing slope is somewhat faster, so perfect for wannabe ski racers ;)).
The area around the Törleckbahn lift is home to the unprepared Donnergroll piste. Here the terrain is fairly rocky! Knee pads needed!
The area around the Törleckbahn lift contains the Schwarzreiter mogul slope which runs towards Annaberg and presents a real challenge in terms of its lengths and the high moguls.