In Gosau you will find 22 lifts with a lift capacity of 34100 passengers/hour. There are 51 km kilometers of groomed pistes in total, divided into 15 km blue pistes, 33 km red pistes and for the more experienced skiers, 3 km black pistes. Many lifts and slopes belong to the whole ski area Dachstein West - Gosau/Russbach/Annaberg which Gosau is part of, but you have access to everything. The highest point in the ski system is at 1617 meter, which gives a vertical drop of 872 meter. The longest piste in Gosau is 4.2 kilometers.
If skiing is more important than après-ski or resting, you can continue skiing even after the dark has settled as there is access to night skiing in Gosau. Other alternatives to skiing or snowboarding on the slopes are to try the fun park and halfpipe facilities in Gosau.
In case some of you feel like doing some Nordic skiing, Gosau holds 50 kilometers of prepared tracks for doing that.
Airports close to GosauIf you fly to Wolfgang A Mozart, Salzburg you will get really close to Gosau, as the distance between the airport and the ski resort is only 46 kilometers. Because of the short distance, the transfer time is shorter and the cost is normally lower than when there is a big distance. It is also possible to fly to the airports Kärnten, Klagenfurt, which is 121 kilometers away, and Franz Josef Strauss, Munich, which has a distance of 156 kilometers from Gosau.
Closest ski resorts to GosauJust nearby, with a distance of 5 kilometers from Gosau, you will find Russbach. Close by you also find the ski resorts Annaberg-Lungötz at a distance of 11 kilometers, and Filzmoos, 17 kilometers from Gosau.
Ski areas Gosau form part ofGosau is part of the ski area Dachstein West together with 2 other ski resorts.
Ski equipment in Gosau
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Ski schools in Gosau
In Gosau you can book 13 different types of ski lessons, ski schools or ski instructors. You will find options for all ages and different types of skill levels. We work with CheckYeti that is a specialist in online booking of ski classes and can in many cases offer free cancellation and at best up to 15% cheaper than the original price.