Two skiers shouldering their skis and climbing the snow-covered Grießenkareck mountain at Snow Space Salzburg ski resort | © Salzburger Land Tourismus-Ideenwerk
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Wagrain

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Wagrain

Wagrain is one of three charming ski resorts that make up Snow Space Salzburg. Located at 850 meters above sea level, Wagrain is known for its great natural beauty, making it one of Austria’s most popular holiday destinations. Magnificent summits, wide slopes, a picturesque landscape and sunny location will make your holiday in Wagrain an unforgettable experience.  

Located only 70 kilometres and a mere one-hour drive from the City of Salzburg, Wagrain is perfectly connected to the A10 Tauern motorway and can be easily reached from all directions.

Wagrain awaits you with the best the mountains have to offer – in summer and winter.

The ski resort: Wagrain in winter

With its direct connection to the ski resorts of Flachau and St. Johann-Alpendorf, Wagrain is part of the Salzburger Sportwelt and Ski amadé ski regions, the latter being Austria’s biggest ski paradise with a total of 760 kilometres of slopes.

Snow Space Salzburg offers you seven entry points to the ski resort, three of them located in Wagrain. With excellent slope conditions, state-of-the-art cable cars, varied descents and many other highlights, Snow Space Salzburg attracts countless winter sports lovers every winter.

Snow Space Salzburg in a nutshell:

  • 120 kilometres of perfectly groomed slopes
  • state-of-the-art cable cars 
  • 7 entry points to the ski resort – 3 of them in Wagrain
  • 12 ski schools 
  • snow parks, racetracks and theme worlds for kids
  • 100 percent snow reliability from December on 

What you get at the ski resort of Wagrain: The perfectly groomed slopes of Snow Space Salzburg. Cosy mountain huts for relaxed skiing breaks. Many slope highlights from WAGRAINI’s Winter World to racetracks with cameras. Premium après-ski entertainment. In short: if you spend your ski holiday in Wagrain, you can look forward to a picture-perfect family holiday! 

Slopes and cable cars

The ski resort of Wagrain connects the nearby Grießenkareck and Grafenberg mountains with one of the world’s biggest aerial tramways, the G-LINK. What’s more, state-of-the-art cable cars like the “Rote 8er” or Grafenberg cable car take you to the slopes of Flachau and St. Johann-Alpendorf in no time at all.

With mostly blue and red slopes, the ski resort is perfect for families and relaxed skiing fun. Great offers for families and snow highlights for kids and adults top off your holiday in Wagrain. After all, the ski resort is known as a perfect holiday destination for families! Find out now about the new family day ticket for Snow Space Salzburg!

View of G-LINK, the world’s biggest aerial tramway, towards the snow-covered valleys of Wagrain at Snow Space Salzburg | © Oczlon Walter, Bergbahnen AG Wagrain

Winter highlights at a glance

The many different ski and winter sports opportunities are a true highlight of Snow Space Salzburg. You will be surprised by the many attractions waiting for you during a marvellous winter at Snow Space Salzburg in Wagrain! 

  • WAGRAINi’s Winter World: A winter’s paradise for little skiers on Grafenberg mountain in Wagrain. Featuring a tubing track, practice slopes, tyre merry-go-round and WAGRAINI’s dwarf house for snug and creative skiing breaks, your kids will love a visit to WAGRAINI’s Winter World.
  • Wagrain SOKO Fun Slope: Ready to jump? With a length of more than 600 metres and more than 30 obstacles, Wagrain’s SOKO Funslope is chock-a-bloc with waves, steep turns and giant spirals – the perfect place for park fans! 
  • Wagrain SkiMovie: You always wanted to feel like a movie star and feature in a giant slalom blockbuster? Then Wagrain SkiMovie is just the thing for you! The timed giant slalom track on Grafenberg mountain is the go-to place for speed freaks.

Events in and around Wagrain

Countless cool events will make your ski holiday in Wagrain an unforgettable experience. For instance, how does Friday’s weekly massage drive-in on Grafenberg mountain sound?

2018 event highlights:

  • Nostalgia Ski Race on March 11, 2018
  • 1st CEV European Snow Volleyball Championships from March 24 to 25, 2018 

The mountains of Wagrain

Grafenberg

No matter if you’re visiting Grafenberg mountain in Wagrain during summer or winter, there’s always something going on at 1,700 metres above sea level! Visit WAGRAINi’s Winter World during the colder months or WAGRAINi’s Grafenberg in summer – Grafenberg is your year-round adventure mountain!

The Wagrain G-LINK, the world’s biggest aerial tramway, takes you from Grafenberg mountain to Grießenkareck mountain in only six minutes. The ride from summit to summit is a real highlight, offering you fantastic panoramic views of the Salzburger Land region.

WAGRAINi’s Winter World welcomes children and parents to a world of adventure. Take your little ones to do handicrafts or paintings during a warm and cosy break at WAGRAINi’s dwarf house or let them spend an action-fuelled time on the tubing track or tyre merry-go-round – your kids will love a day at WAGRAINi’s Winter World!  

During summer, the spacious WAGRAINi’s Grafenberg experience park is a popular destination for families. Located at 1,700 metres above sea level, the nature and mountain experience world offers little explorers more than 25 attractions, ranging from a rope bridge to trick fountains, the “Path of Fascination”, the “Busy Bees” themed walk and Hachau slide. 

Grießenkareck mountain in Wagrain

One mountain, endless possibilities – there’s hardly a better way to describe Grießenkareck mountain. Comfortable cable cars such as the 10-seater Flying Mozart gondola lift or “Rote 8er” cable car take you up the mountain in no time at all.

No matter if you’re visiting Wagrain’s Grießenkareck in summer or winter – your visit at 1,800 metres above sea level will surely be unforgettable. During summer, the mountain offers countless hiking trails and vantage points, while in winter you can enjoy great slopes for all skill levels and cosy mountain huts for relaxed breaks.

You see: A day at Grießenkareck mountain makes picture-perfect holiday memories all year round. 

Bird’s eye view of the mountain station of Grafenberg cable car, Grafenberg plateau, slopes, skiers and snow-covered winter landscape at Snow Space Salzburg | © Bergbahnen AG Wagrain