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    Obertauern: Austria's Snowiest Village

    Brilliant snow is a given in Obertauern. And then, there’s the convenient ski-in ski-out hotels, beautiful freeriding, and the new "Bobby's Monster Park" for kids.

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Austria’s Snowiest Village

It’s scientifically proven: Obertauern has the greatest snow depths in all of Austria. Then there’s also the fact that a ski holiday here is singularly convenient: Located right by 100 km of snow-sure pistes, Obertauern is a town where you won’t need a car – and skiers from beginners to freeriders can just enjoy.

Why Visit Obertauern?

  • Austria’s greatest snow depths
  • 100 km of pistes
  • Ski-in ski-out hotels directly on the pistes
  • Snow assurance from November to May
  • Ski parks for children
Skitouren in Obertauern © Tourismusverband Obertauern Skitouren in Obertauern © Tourismusverband Obertauern

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How to Get There

By plane:

The closest airports are Salzburg (90 km), Klagenfurt (140 km), Munich, Germany (220 km), and Innsbruck (270 km). Shuttle service from Salzburg and Klagenfurt available.

By train:

From Salzburg, take a direct train to Radstadt (1 h 20 min), then bus 280 to Obertauern Passhöhe (20 min). Taxis from Radstadt also available.

By car:

From the north: Motorway Munich Salzburg - A10 Tauern Motorway - Radstadt motorway exit, exit 63 - B99 Katschberg Federal Road - Radstadt - Obertauern

From the east: Vienna - A2 - S6, Semmering - A9 Phyrn Motorway, Liezen B320 - Radstadt or Judenburg - Murtal Federal Road - Murau - Tamsweg - Mauterndorf - Obertauern


Facts and Figures

Altitude: 1,630 – 2,313 m

26 lift facilities:

1 cabin cable car
17 chair lifts
2 combination chair-cabin cable cars

100 km of pistes:

Blue slopes: 61 km
Red slopes: 35 km
Black slopes: 4 km

Additional Options

  • Funpark
  • Bibo Bear family ski park
  • Bobby's Monsterpark
  • Speed measurement section
  • Night-time skiing

Try something new:

Snow biking, snow kiting, ski jumping, ski touring, ice climbing, winter segway tours, cross-country skiing, tobogganing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, biathlon, airboarding

Your Obertauern Holiday Offer

*price calculated against exchange rate of 5 Dec 2019

Get in Touch

Tourist Information Obertauern

Pionierstraße 1
5562 Obertauern

Telephone: +43 (0) 6456 7252

Tourist Information Obertauern

Pionierstraße 1
5562 Obertauern

Telephone: +43 (0) 6456 7252

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