Holiday Region
Dachstein Salzkammergut

Ski Region Dachstein West - Gosau, Russbach, Annaberg

Gosau, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  Gosau - Russbach open till 5.4.2021!
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Dachstein West - you can't help but love it

The Dachstein West ski region will inspire you. Any amount of fun pistes, delicious treats served by the most hospitable hosts in the Alps, a mountain panorama to lose yourself in and with 160 kilometres of perfectly prepared splendid white pistes, the Dachstein West ticket area provides more than enough room for you to let off steam!

Want MUCH MORE than dreary ‘motorway’-style ski pistes? Want to experience variety on exciting pistes and to enjoy life in authentic, traditional ski lodges?

Then head for the fun pistes in the Dachstein West ski region!

On the unique fun pistes in the Dachstein West ski region skiing will definitely be exciting! However, please note, it is not just the ‘highly gifted’ ski technicians who get to ski on the ‘Wilde Hilde’, the ‘Rock’n Roll’ and the ‘Donnergroll’; there are also great challenges in store for beginners!

There is the Marcel Hirscher slalom route, which has a time measurement facility, speed measurement route so you can get up speed, Snowcross facilities with a start machine, demanding mogul pistes, soft wave slopes and much more - which get ski fans rejoicing!

Don’t be shy, this is Dachstein West!

Experience a 360° panorama tour through Gosau valley…

Tel.: +43 (0)50 140

Make now a 360° Panorama Tour through the ski region Dachstein West

Dachstein West starts the winter season 2021/2022 earliest from 04.12.2021 right through to Easter Monday, 03.04.2022.

Winter season 2021/2022
04.12.2021 to Easter Monday, 03.04.2022 - continous skiing operation

Pre season: 
Start winter season until 17.12.2021
Peak season: 18.12.2021 to 07.01.2022 & 22.01.2022 to 03.04.2022
Mid season: 08.01.2022 to 21.01.2022

Operating & opening times:
Lifts: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Slopes closed from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Cashiers desks: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Please note: Reduced number of lifts and slopes in the early and late season.

  • opened daily


767 m

Accessibility / arrival

by car
from Salzburg:

motorway exit Golling - Abtenau, Russbach, Gosau
Gosau: after the "Pass Gschütt" junction turn right onto the "Gosausee Landstraße", after approx. 5 km you will reach the car park

from Linz:
motorway exit Regau - Gmunden, Bad Ischl, Bad Goisern, Gosau
Gosau: at the "Pass Gschütt" junction drive straight ahead onto the "Gosausee Landstraße", then after approx. 5 km you will reach the parking lot

by bus (irregular on Sundays):
from Bad Ischl: bus in direction to "Gosausee" (Lake Gosau)

from Rußbach: bus in direction to Gosau, at the terminus change to bus in direction to "Gosausee" (Lake Gosau)

Detailed information on the respective train and bus times can be found at (train) and

Shuttle service

Free Ski Bus& Free Shuttlebus There are free shuttle bus from Bad Ischl, Bad Goisern, Hallstatt, Obertraun Golling Abtenau, St. Martin and Lungötz to Gosau, Russbach and Annaberg. In addition, free ski bus to Gosau, Russbach and Annaberg.

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
Report dated:
last snowfall:
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open until:
skiing are operating:
fun park / boarder park operating:
ski- kindergarten open:

lifts operating
4 Gondolas (In operation)
7 Chairlifts (In operation)
5 Tows (In operation)
1 Plate lifts (In operation)
3 Magic carpets (In operation)

Snow information
Depth of snow on the mountain:
Depth of snow in the valley:
Snow quality on the mountain:
good grip
Snow conditions (mountain):
powder snow
Snow conditions (Valley):
powder snow
Snow conditions (Location):
powder snow
Slope information
  • 13 km: easy
  • 30 km: medium
  • 2 km: difficult
  • Depot for skis
  • Ski kindergarten
  • Sports Shop
  • Floodlight
  • 6 Tows
  • 8 Chairlifts
  • 8 Magic carpets
  • 3 Gondolas
  • Skiing
  • Freeride
  • Freestyle (ski/board)
  • Snowboarding
  • Cross-country skiiing
  • other winter sports: Snow-shoe hiking, winter hiking
Prices for a day ticket
  • Adult: € 50,00
  • Youth: € 36,00
  • Child: € 26,00
Price list

Further price information

GROUP OFFERS: We have devised some special offers for coach, tour and school parties (from 20 people). To enquire, call +43 50 140 or!

General price information

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Payment methods
Debit and credit cards
ATM card
Other payment methods
Cash payment
Discounts (Age-related / Groups)
  • Children
  • Seniors
  • Families
  • Groups
Discounts (Memberships)
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
  • Winter

Please get in touch for more information.


Snow phone: +43 50 140

Ski Region Dachstein West - Gosau, Russbach, Annaberg
Gosauseestraße 52
4824 Gosau

Phone +43 50 140
Fax machine +43 50 140 - 11300

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Dachstein Tourismus AG
Gosauseestraße 52
4824 Gosau

Phone +43 50 140
Fax machine +43 50 140 - 11300

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Dachstein Tourismus AG
Gosauseestraße 52
AT-4824 Gosau
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Georg Quehenberger

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