Sporthotel - Dachstein West Sporthotel - Dachstein West



The ski resort between Annaberg, Russbach and Gosau offers for sure a perfect winter holiday for ski- and snowboard fans. There are of course ski tracks of different difficulty levels for beginners and advanced skiers. For more exciting adventure try the Gaudi tracks: "Wilde Hilde", "Rock'n Roll", "Donnergroll"... There are also beautiful areas for cross country skiers in the Dachstein West region.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: from December 2014 the modern cabine lift Donnerkogelbahn takes you from Annaberg up to the Riedlkopf. 8 passengers fit in one cabine and this is a very fast and comfortable way to get from Annaberg to the tracks in Russbach and Gosau area.

Individual ski ticket prices: Individual prices 2016/17

Family ski ticket prices: Family ski ticket 2016/17


Ski and snowboard courses:
Freeride Alpin (Annaberg-Astauwinkel):

Equipment hire:
Sportmax (St. Martin):
Sport Russegger (Annaberg):
Freeride Alpin (Annaberg-Astauwinkel):

Tracks in the Dachstein West Region:
Total: 142 km, 122 km with snow canons
Easy: 34 km
Middle: 96 km
Difficult: 12 km
Tracks for night skiing: 3 km

If you buy a 3-day skipass in Dachstein West, you can also use the tracks in Lungötz, Abtenau, Freesports Arena Krippenstein, Feuerkogel Ebensee and St. Martin free of charge with your skipass.

Cross-country tracks:
Total: 215 km
Lungötz, St. Martin: 74 km
Gosau: 45 km
Obertraun: 14 km
Postalm: 22 km
Abtenau: 60 km (15 km with lights)

Snowshoe hiking:

You can rent a snowshoe in the hotel! For groups we are happy to organize snowshoe hiking trips with the help of the tourism office.

Gaudi fun pistes:
Gosau: Kids Cross track, Speed track with time measurement
Rußbach: Snowpark for Freestylers (Jumps, Rails, Kicker...), Rookie Park,Wilde Hilde with 67% gradient
Annaberg: Marcel Hirscher speed track with time measurement, Snowpark for Freestylers, Training track "Free Fall" (only for adrenalin fans), Snowcross track

Equipment hire and skischool:
Freeride Alpin Skischool and equipment hire in Astauwinkel:
Sport Russegger Equipment hire in Annaberg:

More tracks in the area:
Postalm Arena: in a distance of 28 km from Annaberg, with 21 km skitracks
Dachstein Gletscher: in a distance of 40 km from Annaberg

Special winter experience in Dachstein West:

  • Skitours: Cross tour trough the Dachstein
  • Superpark Dachstein Freestyle Extreme Park
  • 220 Km cross-country tracks


Werfenweng: in a distance of 32 km from Annaberg, with 25 km skitracks in total

Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl: in a distance of 37 km from Annaberg, with 44 km skitracks in total (between 1350 and 2188 m height above see level)

Freesports Arena Krippenstein:
in a distance of 43 km from Annaberg,
30 km Off-Piste-Variations, 1500 m height difference. You will need a professional guide to complete these tours!
Prepared tracks: 13 km
Easy: 4 km
Middle: 6 km
Difficult: 3 km

St. Martin:: in a distance of 7 km from Annaberg,
With 5 km ski tracks in total, but with 40 km cross country tracks. In active village St. Martin you will find cross country tracks for beginners and advanced cross country skiers.

Other activities: