The Ski resort, Kreischberg, is situated a mere 10-minute drive from the chalet. Kreischberg is a snow-sure winter sports Paradise. The ski resort is ideal for families with young children and perfect for every level of skiier. It was nominated in 2017 for Best Family Ski resort. At an altitude of 820-2130m above sea level, the entire family can enjoy 42km of slopes. The slopes cater for skiers of all abilities, from beginners right through to the more experienced seasonal skier. 35% of the slopes are categorised as blue, 40% red and 25% black. For snowboarders there is a special snow park where World Cup competitions take place. In addition, you can enjoy the fun and action on the Tubing-Arena, the speed trap, the competition slope, and try your hand at some snow volleyball among much more. A modern snow installation machines ensures that the slopes are snow covered right up until the season ends.
The Ski resort Turracher Höhe is located roughly 25 minutes’ drive from the Chalet which has 42km of ski slopes for you and family to enjoy.
Another ski resort, Obertauern, (www.ski-obertauern.at) is also located approximately 35 minutes’ drive from our Chalet. This snow sure ski resort, where the season lasts from November until May, has perfect snow conditions. The 26 lifts are well located giving you easy access to over 120km of slopes.
For the cross-country skiers, there are plenty of trails in the area. Around Kreischberg there is over 25km of slopes, and in Turracher Höhe there are about 20km of slopes.
Winter activities in the area include:
- Skiing, Schifahren, Snowboarding, and cross-country skiing for both young and old (Richi's Skischool link)
- Europas größte Halfpipe Europe’s largest halfpipe
- Ice skating
- Horse sleigh rides