Special Courses

Freeride

Off-slope skiing

Freeride – Skiing or snowboarding down the slopes can be an extreme sport, but it does not have to be. It is much more about finding the ideal descent and track – the important thing is that it is fun. The skier or snowboarder decides for himself the degree of difficulty of the descent. With the Dachstein West ski region, the Freeride Arena Krippenstein and the Dachstein glacier the Dachstein Mountains offer all the conditions to enable everyone depending on their skiing ability to experience the fun of descending the piste. Our experienced snow sports instructors are looking forward to introducing you to a special experience and will ensure your safety.

    Skiing ability conditions:

    • Good parallel turns on the piste.
    • Snowboarders: Safe, speedy turns on all the pistes.
    • Ski pass required - information available in the Ski School Office.

    Equipment (provided by the Ski School):

    • Avalanche rescue device (LVS)
    • Shovel and probe

    Small groups with max. 6 people

    Advance registration: by telephone or e-mail

    Duration Price p.p. every extra person
    3 hours 250.00 € 30.00 €
    1 day 350.00 € 35.00 €

    Guided ski tour

    Experience the beauty of the mountain world at first hand – both for beginners and advanced skiers

    With our approved mountain and ski guides discover the beauty of the Dachstein Mountains, which have been declared a natural world heritage site because of their unique landscape. The Dachstein Mountains are ideal for ski tours for both beginners and advanced skiers. Our experienced guides will find the ideal tour, which is safe for you.
    Enjoy a perfect ski tour. Make use of the experience of our guides, for safety is our most important instruction!

        Equipment (provided by the Ski School):

        • Avalanche rescue device (LVS)
        • Shovel and probe

        Small groups with max. 6 people

        Advance registration:
        by telephone or e-mail

        Duration Price p.p. every extra person
        3 hours 250.00 € 30.00 €
        1 day 350.00 € 35.00 €

        Instructor for groups

        You are of course also welcome to book a private instructor for groups (company, friends and acquaintances).

        Maximum number of people per instructor: 8 people

        Meeting point: Ski School Office Hornspitz-Express valley station

        Course times: Tailored to your individual needs from Monday to Sunday.

        Snow-shoe hiking

        Pleasure in nature for everyone

        Discover the natural world of the world heritage landscape on a new type of sports equipment – snow-shoes. Hiking through the snow is possible whatever the depth of the snow and you are guaranteed pure pleasure as you discover the natural world. 

        Guided tours on request and prior registration in the Ski School Office!

        Race training

        Our trained snow sports instructors refine your technique, both in the slalom and in the giant slalom. We also offer special technique training for racing skiers to improve their skiing technique on and off piste.
        Our training programme is based on the principles of the Austrian ski instructor education programme and the Austrian trainer education programme.

        Race training without poles

        hours Price
        2 hours 10 am - 12 pm 178.00 €
        2 hours 1.15 pm - 3.15 pm 162.00 €

        Race training with poles

        hours Price
        2 hours 10 am - 12 pm 200.00 €

        Advance registration : by telephone or e-mail