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Cross-Country Skiing Gosau

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  • Accommodation as booked
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  • 2 days, 3 days or 6 days lift pass Dachstein West (value of lift pass up to €238) Exceptions see booking process
  • Use of spa area (as per description)
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Cross-Country Facts

Elevation2379 ft - 2707 ft
SeasonDecember - March
Opening DayDec 22, 2019
Closing DayMar 22, 2020
Skating 9.32 miles
Classic 23.55 miles
Lighted trails N/A
Number of Trails 6

Cross-Country Trails

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Overall 23.5 miles

The Cross-Country Area

View on the Gosaukamm
©Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut/ Elisabeth Grill View on the Gosaukamm

During cross-country skiing you enjoy a beautiful view on the Gosaukamm.

In the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut, one of the most beautiful recreational areas in Austria, the cross-country skiing area of Gosau at Dachstein attracts with its network of almost 38 kilometres of groomed slopes. Cozy and sporty skiers get their money's worth on the six cross-country ski runs and enjoy the romantic winter landscape with snow-covered fields and forests as well as the magnificent view of the majestic Dachstein. Thanks to the average altitude of 780 metres, the cross-country ski runs are open from December to April, depending on the snow conditions. All trails are groomed daily and can be used free of charge.

The Most Beautiful Tracks

Cross-country skiing trails in Gosau at Dachstein
©www.360perspektiven.com Cross-country skiing trails in Gosau at Dachstein

All the cross-country skiing trails are free to use.

Gosau "Kohlstatt" trail (no 1)

  • length: 7,4 km
  • difficulty: easy
  • metres of altitude: 26
  • start: sports center Gosau or at the "Kohlstatt" hut

 

Gosau fairy tail trail (no 2)

  • length: 6,1 km
  • difficulty: easy
  • metres of altitude: 31
  • start: sports center Gosau

 

Gosau skating trail (no 3)

  • length: 3,5 km
  • difficulty: easy
  • metres of altitude: 27
  • start:  sports center Gosau

 

Gosau villae trail (no 4)

  • length: 13,1 km
  • difficulty: medium
  • metres of altitude: 88
  • start: sports center Gosau

 

Gosau sun trail (no 5)

  • length: 4,1 km
  • difficulty: easy
  • metres of altitude: 36
  • start: sports center Gosau

 

Gosau sports trail (no 6)

  • length:3,7 km
  • difficulty: difficult
  • metres of altitude: 76
  • start: Gasthof Gosauschmied

Interesting facts

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  • Offering 23.55 miles cross-country trails, Gosau is among the 3 largest Cross-Country Skiing Areas in Upper Austria.
  • Gosau is among the 3 best rated Cross-Country Skiing Areas in Upper Austria.
  • The cross-Country skiing area takes you to an elevation of 2707 ft.
  • Average snow depth during the season is 32 " at summit elevation and 14 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 35 " at summit elevation and 14 " at the base.
  • Gosau features 35 sunny days on average per season. The average for all cross-Country Skiing Areas in Austria is 33 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 15 sunny days.

Video

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Dining along the Tracks

Snack break in the hut
©Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut Snack break in the hut

In Gosau at Dachstein there are several possibilities to stop for a break. These include the "Kohlstattstüberl" on the Kohlstatt cross-country skiing trail, the Brandwirt and Café Gamsjäger at the end of the sun trail, restaurant Echo and restaurant Gosauschmied.

When you are on the trails on Friday, you will pass the farmer's market.

Getting Here

Cross-country skiing map
©Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut Cross-country skiing map

The cross-country skiing map gives you an overview of all cross-country skiing trails in Gosau at Dachstein.

By car from Salzburg
Leave the A 10 at the Golling junction and continue to Abtenau.
From here follow the signs for Russbach and over the Gschütt pass
At the Gosau intersection, turn right onto Gosaussee (Lake Hallstatt) street.
After approx. 50 m turn left towards Vitalhotel Gosau. After a few meters you will reach the sports center Gosau.

By car from Linz
Take the A 1 until the Regau junction.
Continue towards Gmunden, Bad Ischl, Bad Goisern and Gosau
In Gosau at the Pass Gschütt junction continue straight ahead onto Gosaussee (Lake Hallstatt) street.After about 50 m turn left towards Vitalhotel Gosau. After a few meters you will reach the sports center Gosau.

Contact

Tourist Information Gosau
Gosauseestraße 5
4824
Gosau
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Phone+43 5 95 095 20
Fax+43 5 95 095 74
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