Its bitterly cold . Winter is mercilessly laying its deep-frozen dress over the valleys and mountains of the Salzburger Land.
When the sun rises in the high winter in the morning and brings snow and ice to glisten with manageable radiance, wonderful skiing days start in the ski areas of the region. You sit overslept at breakfast in your accommodation and supply yourself with energy for a great day.
At the same time, mountain railways, gondolas and chair lifts start their service sluggishly in the morning cold.
At the Kitzsteinhorn you can feel boundless freedom on wide glacier slopes in natural snow – and that already in autumn! The 100% snow guarantee, numerous freeride routes, snow parks and offers for ski tourers and cross-country skiers make the glacier ski area an incredibly versatile destination for all winter sports enthusiasts.
The Maiskogel is the central family mountain of the village. Directly from Kaprun you reach the gentle, wide slopes of the Maiskogel and enjoy cosy skiing days with rustic huts. Beginners and children start at Lechnerberg – the beginner’s area for skiers and snowboarders.