Dachstein West


About Dachstein West

The area offers wide, snow-sure pistes with an average snowfall of 5 metres and a fully integrated, comfortable ski lift system which gives easy access to the whole of the ski area.

The friendly, family atmosphere will inspire snowsport enthusiasts from beginners to experts.

Dachstein West is one of Austria's lesser known ski areas – a jewel waiting to be discovered, and offers excellent value for money for skiers and snowboarders.

Resort video

Video courtesy of www.dachstein.at

Check out the lifts, slopes, views and more of what the resort has to offer.

Find more resort videos here (link to external site)


Inclusive lift pass: Gosau, Russbach, Zwieselalm, Annaberg
Lifts to: 1650m
Total number of lifts: 29
Marked pistes: 77km
Longest run: 4km
Ski bus included: Yes
Lift pass photo required: No
Snow cannon coverage: 85%


By coach: Friday departures. Journey time from Calais: 16 hours.
By air: Munich, transfer 2.5 hours.

Ski Runs

Blue runs: 7
Red runs: 63
Black runs: 7

Dachstein West has a friendly, modern and extensive ski area. It is recommended for both beginners and intermediates.


Ice skating: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl
Shops/Cafés: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl
Austrian bowling: Obertraun / Gmunden/Bad Goisern/ Bad Ischl
Swimming: Gosau/ Bad Ischl
Pizza night: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl

We include a programme of free in-house evening entertainment at each of our hotels and centres in this area.

Snow Reports

See the snow reports for Gosau, Russbach and Annaberg
(courtesy of snow-forecast.com)

Filter Accommodation at Dachstein West, Austria

Accommodation features

Jugendgästehaus Gosauschmied

Jugendgästehaus Gosauschmied

A family-run Jugendgästehaus in the village of Gosau.

Accommodation features: Budget

Jutel Obertraun

Jutel Obertraun

A modern, purpose-built youth hotel in the village of Obertraun.

Accommodation features: Budget

Luise Wehrenfennig Haus

Luise Wehrenfennig Haus

A good quality, modern and pleasantly appointed youth accommodation, in the village of Bad Goisern.

Accommodation features: Budget

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