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Dachstein Glacier Ski Resort

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last update on Jul 5, 2021
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Mountain Stats

Elevation5581 ft - 8835 ft
Capacity 5323 Persons/Hr.

Lift Ticket Prices

1 day adult €58
1 day youth €43.50
1 day child €29
All rates & fees


Total 5
Hours8:30 AM - 4:50 PM

Skiable Terrain

Overall Slope Length 2.5 miles

Coronavirus / Covid-19 Measures

Current protective measures and security advice at Dachstein Glacier:
  • Masks mandatory in all lifts and ski buses
  • Visitor management in waiting areas (keep your distance)
  • Restrictions on lift capacity
  • Lift tickets available online
  • Free face masks are provided when purchasing a ski pass
  • Masks mandatory at restaurants, ski rental and shops
  • No Après Ski
  • Daily disinfection measures
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The Ski Resort

© Planai-Hochwurzen / Herbert Raffalt

High above the clouds at an altitude of 2,700 metres above sea level, a high-alpine natural snow paradise awaits you with four glacier lifts, fantastic downhill runs and lots of attractions after the fun on the slopes. The groomed pistes invite beginners and connoisseurs in particular to sway under the glacier sun.

You can comfortably take the Planai or RVB ski bus up to the valley station of the Dachstein cable car. This trip is free of charge with a valid ski pass. The ascent with the panoramic gondola after that is a true experience in itself. Up in the glacier ski area, four different lifts (3 drag lifts and 1 chair lift) take you to the downhill runs with varying degrees of difficulty. On three lifts of the Dachstein Glacier there are slalom training runs where you can try your hand at the slopes by appointment.

The Dachstein Glacier is also very popular with professional cross-country skiers. In the autumn, over 700 athletes can be found on the snow-assured glacier trails every day.

Interesting facts

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  • Elevated between 5581 ft and 8835 ft, the Ski Resort is the highest elevated Ski Resorts in Styria. The vertical drop from summit to base is 3255 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2359 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
  • Snow coverage is usually best during April, offering an average snow depth of 158 " at summit elevation and 0 " at the base. Therefore Dachstein Glacier is among the 3 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in Styria.

Snow Safety & Snowmaking

Snowphone+43 (0)3687 22042 555
Average snow depth of the last years (Summit)
(in ")

Must-Ski Runs

Longest Runs

Mitterstein Nordabfahrt
Length: 0.7 miles
Vertical Drop: 839.9 ft

Most Difficult Runs

Mitterstein Südabfahrt
Length: 0.6 miles
Vertical Drop: 839.9 ft


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Après-Ski and Nightlife

Clubs: 1

Infrastructure & Rental


Skischools: 3
Snowboardschools: 3

Ski Rental

Ski Depot
Sports Store
Ski Rental
Snowboard Rental
Backcountry Ski Rental


Dachstein Gletscherbahn
Schildlehen 79
Ramsau am Dachstein
Phone+43 3687 22042 810
Fax+43 3687 22042 910
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