Snow Space Salzburg in Flachau, Wagrain, St. Johann
Bigger. Better. Even more memorable.
The best the mountains have to offer, and this in abundance. This is what Salzburg Snow Space stands for. The ski resort of the winter sport destinations Flachau, Wagrain and St. Johann-Alpendorf in the Salzburger Sportwelt is highly rated and will operate under a new brand from the time the 2017/18 winter season starts: Salzburg Snow Space. Wide, well-groomed pistes, snow-reliability and located directly at the Austrian motorway network, only a 50 minutes’ drive away from the City of Salzburg; these are just some of the reasons that speak for a ski holiday in the Salzburg Snow Space.
Because of the bundled winter sport competence of the Salzburg Snow Space in Flachau, Wagrain and St. Johann-Alpendorf, winter sportsmen and women can look forward to 120 kilometres of pistes of excellent quality. Thanks to ideal snow conditions and the preparation on World Cup level is the Salzburg Snow Space Salzburg worldwide leading and can be found in the top rankings of specialist magazines year after year. Among the top-modern cable cars are visionary technology highlights like the G-LINK Wagrain, the world’s first valley-crossing cable car. Thanks to its vast extent and unique range of programmes in the three renowned winter sport destinations is the Salzburg Snow Space one of the most popular and most visited ski resorts in the Alps. Quiet, action, adventure – everyone finds here what they expect from the ultimate holiday experience. This applies to the pistes, the fun and snow parks or in the children’s adventure worlds just as much as to the many events like the Audi FIS Women’s Night Slalom World Cup in Flachau.
Highlights of the Salzburg Snow Space ski resort in Flachau, Wagrain and St. Johann:
- 120 kilometres of perfect pistes and 45 modern cable cars
- 100% snow-reliability from December
- Directly at the Tauernautobahn motorway and access to the Austrian motorway network, only 70 km to the City of Salzburg
- 7 ski resort access points with designated parking spaces
- Many adventure programmes along the piste: Hermann Maier FIS World Cup track, WAGRAINi's Winter World, Alpendorf Snow Park, Devil’s
- Route at the Geisterberg, fun slopes and Ski Movie tracks and web photo points…
- Over 60 quaint ski huts and après ski locations
- 12 professional ski and snowboard schools
- Free Wi-Fi across the ski resort & many web photo points
- Salzburg Snow Space live in Ski amadé – Austria’s biggest skiing pleasure – 760 km of well-groomed pistes and 270 modern cable cars are available; you only need a 1.5-day ticket.
Three locations. One unforgettable ski resort.
The World Cup destination Flachau in the Salzburg Snow Space has the winner’s gene. Hermann Maier, one of the most successful ski racers in history, was born here and the best female athletes meet on the Hermann Maier World Cup track for the legendary Audi FIS Women’s Night Slalom World Cup every year. Whether action, relaxation or family fun – there is something for everyone. Flachau is also a top player when it comes to après ski and nightlife.
The small but romantic holiday destination of Wagrain connects the Grießenkareck and Grafenberg Mountain with one of the world’s biggest cable cars – the G-LINK Wagrain. The ski and winter sport facilities in Wagrain are some of the special highlights in the Salzburg Snow Space. Wagrain delights and surprises its guests again and again with well-groomed pistes, cosy huts, cool fun slopes, WAGRAINi's Winter World for kids and creative ideas like the Massage-Drive-In.
St. Johann, district capital of the Pongau, with its access point to the Alpendorf ski resort offers over 90% of blue and red pistes, a Family Snow Park, the Geisterberg or Devil’s Route and is one of the most popular hotspots for families and leisure skiers. Pistes of various levels of difficulty offer sporty challenges and cosy huts provide culinary experiences. The mix of town and holiday village make St. Johann-Alpendorf a very special winter sport destination.
From the highway to the piste
The location of the Salzburg Snow Space is especially attractive. Located directly at the Austrian motorway network, the seven ski resort access points in Flachau, Wagrain and St. Johann-Alpendorf can be reached in just 50 minutes by taking the Tauernautobahn A10 Motorway (exit Pongau junction or Exit 66) from the City of Salzburg. The nearest airport is in Salzburg and is less than an hour’s drive away, which makes arrival much easier for international guests.
The Salzburg Snow Space also offers winter sportsmen and women a free of charge ski bus service in all destinations, thus the own car is actually not needed locally. Anyone arriving from the City of Salzburg between 23 December 2017 and 18 March 2018 can look forward to a free of charge ski bus shuttle from Salzburg to the Salzburg Snow Space in Flachau when purchasing a ski ticket.