Skitouren in Gastein, Österreich

Skitouring

Ski touring, the original way of alpine skiing. The ascent on its own in a peaceful winter wonderland and a rewarding descent in untouched snow afterwards. Ski touring – a perfect way to escape daily routine and to regain energy.

In the mountains of Gastein there is a lot of possibilities for ski touring. From short and easy entrance tours to extended daytrips, from smooth hillsides up to high alpine terrain. Our local ski- and mountain guides always know where to find the best snow. With the Alpine Guides Gastein your ski tour will become an unforgettable experience.

Ski touring camp

With avalanche awareness & tour planning

04. - 07.02.2021

  • Correct interpretation of the avalanche situation report
  • Avalanche hazard assessment methods and decision-making strategies
  • Emergency equipment check, emergency management
  • Handling of avalance transceivers and and emergency equipment
  • Practical LVS training in the field
  • Snow- and avalanche knowledge with snowcover analysis
  • Danger patterns and danger sports on ski tours
  • Ski tour planning and mapping

Requirements:
The camp does not replace a ski course! Basic skiing techniques in the terrain and basic condition for two- to three-hour ascents with up to 1000 m of altitude.

Equipment:
Ski touring equipment, helmet, backpack, etc. Safety equipment (avalance transceiver, shovel, sensor) available to rent for an additional charge

Price: € 370,- per person
Incl. 3 hour admission to the Felsentherme Gastein, Welcome package

More information and the detailled procedure you can find on the website of the Tourist Office Bad Gastein.
Of course you can contact us directly for more details.

Registration:
Alpine Guides Gastein office@alpineguides.at or
Tourist Office Bad Gastein badgastein@gastein.com, +43 6432 3393 560
LIMITED NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS!

Kalkbretterkopf (Breitfeldkogel) 2412m

Angertal - Karteiswald - Gadaunerer Hochalmen - Breitfeldboden - Kalkbretterkopf
Rewarding ski tour through trees and then open terrain for a nice descent. It´s possible to shorten the tour when we start descending at Breitfeldboden, that is 200hm less.

  • 1260 hm
  • Level middle
  • Ascent 4h
  • Descent 1,5h
  • Price 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request

Hahnbalzköpfl 1862m

: Unterberg Amosergut – Amoser Hütte – Amoser Hochalm – summit
Over grassy and smooth hillsides to Amoser Hochalm, through light forest up to the top. The descent follows wide woodcuts and wide open terrain , steepness 30°-35°

  • 1040 hm
  • Level easy
  • Ascent 3h
  • Descent 1,5 h
  • Price 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request

Tagkopf 2085

Gasthof Unterbergerwirt - Heinreichalm – Kokaser Höhe (1793m) through woods along the summer path over the ridge to the summit Beautiful ski tour for the high winter. From the summit we follow woodcuts down, in the lower part we ski over smooth open terrain with different steepness.

  • 1265 hm
  • Level easy
  • Ascent 4h
  • Price 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request

Schuhflicker 1920 m (Wetterkreuz)

1.Dorfgastein Reitergut – Heumoosalm – Arltörl – Wetterkreuz , full day.
2. Or ascent with Fulseckbahn – Arltörl – Wetterkreuz, half day.
3. Ascent with Fulseckbahn down to Heumoosalm – Arltörl – Wetterkreuz, half day.

Nice combined ski tour, ideal for beginners.

  • Reitergut-Wetterkreuz 840 hm
  • Fulseck-Arltörl 140 hm
  • Heumoosalm Arltörl-Wetterkreuz 320hm
  • Level easy
  • Price 0,5 day 1-2 persons 220 €
  • Price 1 day 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request

Silberpfennig 2600m

There are two options:
Angertal – Gadaunerer Hochalm – Breitledboden – Eckelgrubensee
or from Stubnerkogel top station – Erzwiessee – summit , which is shorter

  • Angertal 1600 hm
  • Stubnerkogel 650 hm
  • Level middle
  • Ascent 5 h
  • Price 0,5 day 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request

Geißlkopf 2974m

Sportgastein – Hagener Hütte – summit
Longer walk along cross country track in the beginning, different options in the descent, Interesting and challenging ski tour.

  • 1400 hm
  • Level difficult
  • Aufstieg 4,5 - 5h
  • Price 1 day 1-2 persons 360 €
  • Additional persons 30 €
  • Groups of 5 and more – price on request