The ski tour from the middle station to the Fulseck summit

The Dorfgastein ski area is the perfect destination for winter sports enthusiasts who prefer gently ascending slopes that are more on the flat side. The 4.8-kilometer route in Dorfgastein is a true delight for anyone yearning for a leisurely ski tour. A secured ascent route leads you from the Fulseck middle station up to the summit. The descent, in typical Dorfgastein fashion, is a relaxed journey down a moderate slope. Attention: The ascent from the valley station (ST 9a) is not possible due to wind damage!

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ST 8 Fulseck in Dorfgastein – Basic info

  • Season: December to April
  • Walking time: 2.5 h
  • Distance: 4.8 km
  • Elevation gain: 570 m
  • Difficulty level: medium

Impressions from the ski touring route in Dorfgastein

Ski tour to Fulseck – Route description

You can embark on your mountain adventure right from Dorfgastein, courtesy of the Gipfelbahn Fulseck cable car, whisking you up to the middle station. Once you’ve arrived, simply follow the signposted snowshoe trail leading towards Heumoosalm, a charming spot that comes alive in the summer months. From there, you’ll glide effortlessly over the glistening snow towards Arltörl, where an iconic chapel invites you to stop and pause for a moment. The route continues, gently ascending towards Kieserl, the new mountain station. From this vantage point, you’ll already catch sight of your destination: the Fulseck mountain station.

Tickets for your ski tour in Dorfgastein

To use Gipfelbahn Fulseck and the impeccably groomed trails, you’ll need the right ticket. Explore our range of ticket options and discover the perfect choice for your adventures! And remember, the ticket price covers not only the use of ascent routes and cable cars but also the parking fee.

For more spontaneity: Rent your ski touring equipment!

In the mood for an impromptu ski touring adventure? When that spontaneous urge strikes, rest assured that the ski rental shops in Skigastein have the perfect equipment for your touring aspirations.

A pit stop at Hauserbauer’s Gipflstadl

After an ascent filled with wonderful experiences, hunger is bound to strike. At Hauserbauer’s Gipflstadl mountain restaurant, perched majestically above the valley, you’ll be served tasty Alpine cuisine.

Skigastein as a winter sports metropolis

Skiing & snowboarding
Skiing & snowboarding
Explore the local ski areas!
Speed down the snowy slopes!
Winter hiking
Winter hiking
Experience the serenity of winter on foot!
Freestyle & fun
Freestyle & fun
Practising tricks & stunts made easy
in the backcountry of the Gastein Valley