The best tracks

XC skiing in front of the dreamy Dachstein backdrop

Ramsau am Dachstein is a cross-country skiing paradise

The cross-country trails in Ramsau am Dachstein run on the sunny high plateau over gently sloping terrain. A total of 220 km of varying difficulty and length. Majestically in the background is the backdrop with the Dachstein triumvirate. A pleasure to glide through the snow in the midst of a deeply snow-covered fairytale landscape.

Cross-country skiing is good for your body and soul. A winter holiday in the mountains with freshly groomed trails and the winter sun that makes everything sparkle. Regardless of whether you prefer classic cross-country skiing or rather skating, the Ramsau network of trails offers incomparable running pleasure.

In the evening there is also the opportunity to run on the night trail in the cross-country stadium. The 4 km long route is illuminated every day until 9 p.m. Cross-country skiing at almost 3000 meters above sea level? The glacier trails on the Dachstein are very special and extremely popular. In autumn in particular, professional athletes from different nations take advantage of the high-altitude training offer for the upcoming winter.

Clear mountain air, cozy farmhouse parlors and huts to stop by and an impressive mountain backdrop. From Landhaus Birgbichler you can start directly on foot to the cross-country ski run or take the public bus to the nearest cross-country ski run.

Sun and bliss of slopes

Skiing fun throughout Ski amadé

Alpine skiing in Ramsau am Dachstein

Enjoy more of winter. You can do that on the sunny slopes of the Ramsau am Dachstein ski region and the 4-mountain ski area in Schladming-Dachstein. With just one ski pass, 760 kilometers of slopes and 270 lifts, you will find the greatest skiing pleasure in the whole of Ski amadé. The 7 ski mountains with Planai-Hochwurzen, Hauser-Kaibing, Reiteralm, Fageralm, Dachstein Glacier, Galsterberg and Ramsau offer just the right mix for all ski fans.

Black runs, speed runs, fun parks and night skiing are also part of an unforgettable ski holiday for skiers, freeriders or snowboarders. The fantastic winter panorama with the Dachstein crowns every single day of skiing.

Excellent ski schools, sports shops with ski rentals, cozy ski huts and even free WiFi on the mountain and in the valley.

As a guest at Landhaus Birgbichler, you can leave your car behind during your skiing holiday. The ski bus takes you comfortably to the ski area and back again. A few minutes drive and the skiing pleasure can begin.

Gentle winter joys

Enjoyment of nature, snowshoeing & ski touring paradise Dachstein

A gentle winter holiday in Ramsau am Dachstein

Snowshoeing at the foot of the Dachstein south walls. Far away from the hectic and the ski slopes in the midst of snow-covered mountains, you hike through untouched natural landscapes. The most beautiful routes can be found in the Ramsauer Almen area but also on the plateau. Step by step in harmony with yourself and nature. Ramsau am Dachstein also has a 50 km network of toboggan and winter hiking trails to offer. Ideal for hiking and walking in winter.

A welcome alternative on a winter holiday is a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the romantic winter landscape, including a stop at a hut. You can experience a very special kind of adventure cycling on snow with so-called fat bikes or on a fun sleigh ride from the Türlwandhütte into the valley.

A total of 16 ski tours, including the Dachstein crossing – Austria’s national ski tour, which leads directly to Obertraun, starts in Ramsau am Dachstein. Easy ski tour to the Brandalm through to challenging routes on the Dachstein massif. Other worthwhile tour destinations can be found in the surrounding mountains of Schladming and Filzmoos. The enjoyment of nature on every ski tour is unforgettable. Striking mountain slopes, a picturesque panorama and the sporting challenge in the great outdoors.

Tips and route descriptions are available from the mountain and ski guide personally at Landhaus Birgbichler. Guided ski tours for beginners and demanding ski tours with mountain and ski guide Hans Prugger are possible every day.

Ski tours around Ramsau and in the Dachstein area