Tourist Office Obertauern
5562 - Obertauern
Salzburger Land - Austria
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A WHITE WONDERLAND
Obertauern embodies winter sports action. Obertauern embodies Après Ski. Obertauern also embodies pure nature. For fairy-tale ski tour routes as much as enchanting winter and romantic snow-shoe hikes. Between Gnadenalm and Südwienerhuette. From the Hundsfeld slope to the World Cup slope. In Obertauern countless winter hiking trails await – for young and old alike. So a winter holiday becomes an unforgettable experience for all the family. Way up there - in the midst of the unspoilt natural surroundings.
For the less experienced winter sports fans, a number of ski schools in Obertauern also offer guided ski tours. This way, inexperienced ski tourers also get the chance to enjoy the indescribable feeling of freedom and unique nature experience up close. Certified ski instructors and countless safe routes make winter holidays in Obertauern an unforgettable experience At the very top - amidst pristine nature.
Stay safe in the backcountry – besides avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe and airbag, it’s knowledge about avalanche conditions, snow cover, weather and skiing techniques that might save your life out there.
This is where the Atomic Mountain Academy comes in. Atomic Mountain Academy online training teaches skiers how to minimize their risk in open terrain, while the Mountain Academy Gnadenalm Ski Tour provides an opportunity to review and consolidate the content in an “on snow” experience.
More and more skiers are drawn to backcountry terrain far beyond the ski lifts and après-ski bars in search of untracked powder snow and the ultimate outdoor experience. However, both powder aficionados with wide freeride skis and traditional ski touring sportsmen need to know what they are doing before starting their adventure.