Lyžiarsky areál Katschberg, Rakousko
In the midst of the Hohentauern between Carinthia and Salzburg, the Katschberg ski area is situated at an altitude between 1,066 and 2,220 m above sea level.
Due to its convenient location, this area is ideal for a short break or a skiing weekend.
The twin-mountains of Tschaneck and Aineck are connected by a ski bridge with conveyor belt and offer together 70 km of varied and perfectly groomed slopes.
Due to its geographical location and state-of-art snowmaking technology, Katschberg is a 100% snow reliable ski resort.
The skiing is generally perfect for families of mixed ability, with a predominace of red runs.
Demanding skiers will have their fun as well. A highlight among the slopes is the black piste A1. It is 6 km long with a constant gradient.
One of the most demanding slopes on the Katschberg is the 'Direttissima' with a length of 2,500 meters and a slope of 60-100%.
Many of the slopes are broad and the waiting time at the lifts is very short, a big advantage of this ski area and a guarantee for unhindered skiing fun.
The ski area is especially family- and children-friendly.
Some short runs and areas near the village are exclusively for children with no through skiers to distract them.
Fun for the whole family!
The resort pays great attention to youngsters and welcomes them to Katschi Katschi's Kids' World, a funpark, with child-friendly slopes, children's ski schools with great courses and a heated pavilion.
Even the lifts in the ski area are child-friendly, as they can be adjusted to the hight of the child.
Cross-country skiers can enjoy the mountain scenery on 1.640 to 1.800 meters of altitude. A total of 16 km well prepared cross-country trails are available.
Or you can go for a winter hike and end the day in one of après-ski bars in the ski area.
For those who still need more skiing, the Königswiese slopes are floodlit for night skiing on certain days of the week.
More activities in Katschberg: tobogganing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, paragliding, skijoring.
In the summer the Katschberg also offers an outstanding program for families.
The region is a natural paradise with 200 km of hiking trails, with theme and adventure trails and wellness offers as well. There are 47 hiking trails around the Katschberg with all levels of difficulty, many are also suitable for the whole family, even with baby carriages.
From the small guesthouse to the cozy self-catering apartment to the four-star hotel, in the Katschberg region everyone will find their ideal accommodation.