SKIING, SnowboardING, FreeridING ON THE WORLD CUP PISTES in Zauchensee

Ski Holidays in Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl, in the Heart of Salzburger Sportwelt

Optimal piste conditions, numerous hours of sunshine and the ski area right outside the hotel’s front door – this is what makes a ski holiday spent in Zauchensee so successful. Here, in the home ski resort of your host and Ski World Champion Michael Walchhofer, you will find everything a skier’s heart could possibly desire. Allow yourself to be inspired by the natural scenery that makes this ski area in Ski amadé so special, with views of truly imposing mountain peaks. The highest ski area in the Salzburger Sportwelt offers modern lifts as well as variety-packed pistes for all abilities. Skiers, snowboarders and freeriders of all ages and abilities are certain to be excited about the reliable snow conditions in the higher elevations of Zauchensee. Altenmarkt-Zauchensee in Salzburger Sportwelt is a ski paradise that convinces winter sports fans with absolutely ideal conditions for a successful ski holiday in Zauchensee.

Skiurlaub in Zauchensee, Ski amadé

Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl Ski Area in Ski amadé

  • Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl Ski Area in the Salzburger Sportwelt in Ski amadé
  • Highest ski area in Salzburger Sportwelt, extremely reliable snow conditions
  • Over 44 km of pistes in total 
  • Only a two-hour drive from Munich
  • Pistes for beginners and experienced skiers along with moguls and deep-snow slopes 
  • Freeriding in Zauchensee: marked variants
  • 1 ski pass valid across the entire Ski amadé lift alliance
  • Traditional friendly huts for your well-earned refreshment breaks
  • Bobos Kinderland with magic carpet, carousel,… for our youngest ski fans
  • Easy Freeride Beginners’ Park close to 4-star Hotel Zauchensee Zentral in the Salzburger Sportwelt
  • Après-ski bars right in Zauchensee
  • Home ski resort of Downhill World Champion, multiple Downhill World Cup winner and Olympic silver medalist Michael Walchhofer
  • Hotel Zauchensee Zentral right next to the valley station of the Rosskopf 8-passenger gondola
Skifahren - Skiurlaub in Zauchensee
Skifahren - Skiurlaub in Zauchensee
Skifahren - Skiurlaub in Zauchensee
Skiurlaub in Zauchensee Skifahren 4

World Cup Ski Racing in Zauchensee

  • Women’s World Cup venue in Zauchensee with World Cup Arena Zauchensee
  • Host of World Cup races on the Kälberloch World Cup Run
  • Sporting competency rooted in many years of experience (since 1980), co-organizer Michael Walchhofer
  • For avid ski fans: the “World Cup Express” funicular, up to the scenic World Cup starting point on the Gamskogel at 2200 m above sea level

Kogelalm professional training center

  • 2 training hills
  • 1 race hill with free timekeeping, away from the regular pistes
  • Use of the timing hill is free, though registration and reservations are required
  • Kogelalm tow lift for quick training turn-arounds 
  • Top opportunity for ski club and company ski races in Salzburger Sportwelt
Weltcupstrecke Zauchensee
Weltcupstrecke Zauchensee
Weltcupstrecke Zauchensee

Interactive Panorama Map of the Ski Area

Skifahren - Skiurlaub in Zauchensee

3-D View of the World Cup Hill in Zauchensee

World Cup Hill in 3-D

Run with Helmet Cam

Your Advantages as a Guest of the “Zentral”

  • Ski piste and Rosskopf gondola station right next to 4-star Hotel Zauchensee Zentral
  • Practice lift for children and beginners just a few meters from the hotel
  • Office of Ski School Top Alpin Walchhofer at Hotel Zauchenseehof is accessible via an underground walkway
  • Bobos Kinderland: practice area, ski-school assembly point next to the hotel 
  • Easy freeride beginners’ park just a few meters away
  • Sports shops with sporting goods and rental ski equipment close by
Toplage an der Piste

Free Ski Bus

Between Radstadt – Altenmarkt – Zauchensee and Radstadt – Altenmarkt – Flachau – Flachauwinkl, ski buses run regularly throughout winter season. Roundtrip travel to/from the lift valley stations is free to all active skiers and snowboarders.