Exciting winter activities in Dorfgastein
The next winter will be here soon
Dorfgastein is the smallest village in Gastein Valley –idyllically located, and ideal for winter holidays in the province of Salzburg. Whether you’re looking to glide down the ski slopes of Ski amadé, go on stunning winter hikes, or explore the land on cross-country skis, is up to you. Discover these and many other winter activities in Dorfgastein with the Hotel Steindlwirt as your centrally located starting point. All signs point toward perfect winter holidays in Dorfgastein!
Ski holidays in the Gastein Valley
Two skis that mean the world: Steindlwirt guests get their money’s worth during their ski holiday. The access point to the Dorfgastein - Grossarl ski lift is only 300 m from our hotel. Look forward to countless slopes of varying difficulties connected via comfortable lifts and cable cars. Reach the valley station of the cable cars with the free ski bus running every 15 minutes from Dorfgastein from 8.30 am. Holders of a valid ski pass can also use the Postbus busses to the other Gastein Valley ski schools free of charge. Ski schools, ski rentals and excellent hut cuisine sweeten your slope-based winter activities in Dorfgastein. Store your equipment in our ski room with integrated ski boot dryer.
Adventures on endless runs
Calling all cross-country skiing enthusiasts: Winter in Gastein Valley is a genuine joy for fans of this Nordic sport. An impressive 50 km of runs equally impress classic-style and skating-style cross-country skiers. Snow-reliable high-altitude runs or cosy floodlit trails, the Gastein Valley offers glorious conditions for Nordic ski sports. The Local ski schools also offer cross-country and biathlon trial lessons. Your winter holiday is the perfect option to discover this healthy sport for yourself!
Delightful snowshoe and winter hiking routes
Idyllic peace and quiet, untouched nature and grand views: Winter in Dorfgastein can be quite an emotional experience. Walk through the wonderful scenery of the Gastein Valley on snow-cleared marked winter hiking trails and enjoy romantic and intimate moments for just the two of you. Reach even remote stops fairly quickly on snowshoes. We recommend trial lessons at the local ski schools, and the weekly guided tours of the tourism board – ideal to learn how to use snowshoes and to get to know the versatile Gastein Valley in more detail.
Other winter adventures in the Gastein Valley
But wait, there are even more winter activities in Dorfgastein waiting for you! Explore the following highlights near the Hotel Steindlwirt:
- Ski tours on untouched deep-snow slopes
- Freeriding on three marked routes
- Exciting tobogganing action for all ages
- Fairy-tale rides in a horse-drawn carriage
- Awesome husky sled rides on wintery trails
- Ice skating and Curling in front of the fantastic backdrop of the Hohe Tauern
- Our top tip: Deer feeding in Angertal
Spend your winter holidays in Dorfgastein and discover the region’s variety. We are looking forward to your enquiry!