Exploring the Dorfgastein snowshoe trail

The snowshoe trail in Dorfgastein can be walked from the middle station uphill to the mountain station or alternatively from the mountain station downhill to the middle station, depending on your preference. On the Dorfgastein snowshoe trail – high above the valley – you can go on a leisurely hike through pristine mountain landscapes. Easy to reach via the Gipfelbahn Fulseck cable car, this trail is perfect for a delightful snowshoeing experience.

Dorfgastein snowshoe trail – Basic info

  • Starts/ends at: Gipfelbahn-Fulseck middle or mountain station
  • Distance: about 5 km
  • Elevation gain: approx. 800 m 

Dorfgastein snowshoe trail – Route description

70 meters of elevation gain – high above the tree line: On this serene loop above the Großarl Valley, you’ll cover approximately one kilometer in pristine, snowy surroundings with your trusty snowshoes. Your adventure starts right at the Gipfelbahn Fulseck mountain station. From there, you’ll walk towards the new mountain station on Kieserl, where welcoming locations for a break like the Gipfelstadl await. Revel in the awe-inspiring mountain scenery and enjoy breathtaking views of the Großarl Valley towards Hochkönig and Dorfgastein towards Bernkogel!

Temporary equipment – Visit the rental shops

Don’t have your own snowshoes with you on holiday? No worries! In Skigastein’s ski rental shops, you can get well-maintained gear for all your winter sports needs. The added bonus? You’ll receive expert advice on various sports-related questions at no extra cost. These local shops are definitely worth a visit!

Skigastein online ticket shop

The right ticket for every taste

Other winter hiking trails in Skigastein

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Panoramaweg Schlossalmblick
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Genussrunde Schlossalm trail
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Panoramaweg Fulseck
Panoramaweg Fulseck
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