Skiing in the Salzburg region

Experience the Abtenau, Dachstein West and Postalm ski region

The winter sports region Abtenau, Skiverbund Dachstein West and the Postalm are a real surprise package: Beginners, families with small children, sporty teenagers as well as experienced snowboarders and skiers will find exactly the right offer in the varied ski arena in the Salzburger Land. Find out more about the three diverse ski areas around Abtenau!

Karkogel (Abtenau)

The Karkogel combined lift takes you with the comfortable 8-seater gondola or the sporty 6-seater armchair comfortably to the starting point of the easy, medium and demanding slopes. Both sporty skiers and families feel particularly at home here. Look forward to 9 kilometers of slopes for the whole family. Of course, a stop should not be missing! in the Gasthaus Traunstein, the Gasthof Kohlhof and on the Karkogelhütte you are very welcome.

Sonnleiten (Abtenau)

The small but fine ski area Sonnenleithen is particularly suitable for ski and snowboard beginners. The button lifts also transport rookies safely to the starting point of the gentle practice slopes while the two inns Sonnleit'n and Poschenhof invite you to take a leisurely break on their sun terraces.

Dachstein West ski region

At the nuclear Dachstein West ski region The towns of Russbach, Gosau and Annaberg are really going for sporty snowboarders and skiers!
The "Donnergroll" fun slope promises just as much fun as the fun park, the racing and slalom courses or the snowcross facility.
160 kilometers of groomed slopes, 65 lifts and 4 children's areas invite you to an eventful day of skiing.

Tip: Ski passes from 1,5 days are valid throughout Dachstein West Ski Association: With just one card you can experience a total of 8 ski areas when skiing in the Salzburg region: Dachstein West, Abtenau Karkogel-Sonnleiten, Lungötz, St. Martin am Tennengebirge, Werfenweng, Hallein / Bad Dürrnberg, Dachstein Krippenstein and Feuerkogel Ebensee!


The Postalm Families also feel particularly comfortable. The starting point for all practice slopes, family runs and the fun children's area is at the central car park.
The Postalm Winter Park offers 12 kilometers of perfectly groomed slopes and a fun park, as well as numerous opportunities away from the slopes.
Sun, snow and fun on the slopes - the irresistible mix for active winter holidays in the Salzburg region! Small, fine, familiar: Discover the Postalm winter sports region not far from the city of Salzburg.

Skiing in the Lammertal

You can expect the best on holiday in the Abtenau winter sports region: ski and snowboard schools, free ski buses, Ski rentals and ski depots are just as much a part of the excellent infrastructure as snow-making systems and absolutely unbeatable prices for families!

Abtenauer Bergbahnen GmbH

Au 99, 5441 Abtenau
Tel. +43 6243 2432

Sonnleiten lifts

Döllerhof 2, 5441 Abtenau
Tel. +43 6243 2440

Winterpark Postalm GmbH & Co KG

Seydegg 77-78, 5441 Abtenau
Tel. +43 6137 7330

Bergbahnen Dachstein West GmbH

Schattau 90, 5442 Russbach am Pass Gschütt
Tel. +43 6242 440

Russbach ski school
Private lessons in Sonnleit'n Abtenau

Hornbahn valley station
5442 Russbach
Head: Florian Puchinger (from 2023/24)
Tel. +43 664 3218048

freeride-alpin - Donnerkogelbahn ski school

Tax 60, 5524 Annaberg
Tel. +43 650 405 86 66

Your ski coach

Helmut Lindenthaler
Döllerhof 115, 5441 Abtenau
Tel: + 43 664 75 01 03 34


Q2 – Personal.Ski.Trainer

Franz Quehenberger
Tax 93, 5524 Annaberg
Tel: + 43 677 64 20 28 18