Kaprun in Winter

Glacier skiing Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun.  From autumn to far into spring, the Kitzsteinhorn at an altitude of 3,000 meters pampers you with natural snow slopes on glacier slopes as well as varied routes for athletic freestylers. Three snowparks, an ICE CAMP with Ice Bar and the Gipfelwelt 3000 with panorama platforms and summit restaurant complete the offer on the Kitzsteinhorn. The family ski resort Maiskogel (1,730 m), in the middle of Kaprun, and the ski region Schmitten offer 138 kilometers of pistes for beginners, families with children and sporty ambitious skiers. Some highlights of this diverse ski and winter sports destination:

  • Gipfelwelt 3000 directly on the border to the Hohe Tauern National Park (Kitzsteinhorn)
  • 3 snow parks and 5 freestyle routes (Kitzsteinhorn)
  • Panorama platform “Top of Salzburg” (Kitzsteinhorn)
  • Summit restaurant (Kitzsteinhorn)
  • Alpine Coaster Maisiflitzer – Toboggan fun for the whole family (Maiskogel)
  • Schmitten Funslope XXL + Snowpark Schmitten
  • Schmitten Nightslope 
  • Skitouring Mountain Ronachkopf (Schmitten)
  • 60 après-ski bars and restaurants
  • and many more

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Ski schools

The varied ski areas in the Kaprun – Zell am See region offer a variety of slopes and many facilities such as ski schools, ski rental and ski guides to improve their own know-how or to test the latest highlights on the ski and snowboard market.

You can choose from over 60 après-ski bars and restaurants with Salzburg specialties for your stop-off. Many viewing platforms and terraces in the 3 ski areas invite you to relax. The top of the Maiskogel offers a particularly impressive view of 30 imposing peaks.

Winter happiness off the slopes

Cross-country skiing fans will find a total of 107 kilometers of trails. Everything is offered, from the Kaprun glacier trail at an altitude of 2,900 m to illuminated night trails such a the Tauern Spa trail in Kaprun. Ice skating on beautiful natural ice is just as possible on Lake Zell as on artificial ice in the ice rink in Zell am See. You can also make enjoyable tobogganing or romantic winter hikes through the white landscape. Varied opportunities for ski tours in different degrees of difficulty enrich the winter sports offer of the region.