The well-kept secret among Salzburg’s ski resorts

Hahnbaum: St. Johann's landmark

Who would have thought that the centre of St. Johann im Pongau offers excellent skiing opportunities? Skiing at Hahnbaum ski resort in St. Johann im Pongau is particularly suitable for families with kids and beginners.

The perfectly groomed slopes and cosy local atmosphere make Hahnbaum family ski resort a great place for relaxed fun in the snow. 

Information about open lifts: Phone +43 59 221

You can either purchase your lift tickets from home in our Online Ticket Shop and pick them up at the ticket point at the valley station of the Hahnbaum T-bar lift by using the QR code that has been sent to you. Of course, you can also buy your ski pass directly on site at the ticket point.

Hahnbaum skiing pleasure at a glance

Locals love the lifts at Hahnbaum – get to know the best-kept secret of the Salzburger Land region! Even on busy days, skiing at this lovely family ski resort is relaxed and stress-free – a real inside tip!

  • 2,5 kilometres of slopes for your first turns in the snow 
  • T-bar lift
  • free platter lift
  • children’s area and minicross course 
  • toboggan run
  • one marked ski mountaineering trail
  • one mountain hut for relaxed breaks

Hahnbaum mountain, a paradise for ski mountaineers

A quick after-work mountain adventure or a spontaneous Sunday trip sound like music to your ears? With its proximity to the centre of St. Johann im Pongau, Hahnbaum is a popular recreation area for locals as well as guests.

Especially in winter, athletes, nature lovers and those in search of rest and relaxation flock to Hahnbaum, for instance for a bit of ski mountaineering on the beautiful local trail. 

Amazing ski mountaineering trail

Starting point of the ski touring trail is Hetzenbichl platter lift. There is plenty of parking space around there and the platter lift is free! 

From the platter lift, a moderate ascent takes you up to the mountain station of the platter lift. A 400-metre flat passage will give you enough time to get ready for the next steeper section.

At the hight of the mountains station of the drag lift, turn right and continue through the woods up to a path winding its way up a steeper section.

After this climb, continue along the prepared trail to a long, flat turn leading you to the finish point.   

Tobogganing on the Hahnbaum in St. Johann

The toboggan run on Hahnbaum in St. Johann guarantees fun for the whole family! The starting point is at the former mountain station of the old Hahnbaum chairlift. You can get there on foot through the wonderful winterworld or by taxi.  On the approx. 3.5 km long, car-free natural toboggan run, you then quickly descend into the valley.

Please inform yourself before your toboggan trip about the opening times and the condition of the toboggan run at the St. Johann tourist office. Phone: +43 6412 6036

How to get to Hahnbaum ski resort

Only a stone’s throw from Snow Space Salzburg, Hahnbaum family ski resort is the perfect destination for skiers, winter hikers, tobogganers and ski mountaineers.

Contact

Ski Area Hahnbaum
Hubstrasse 15-17
5600 St. Johann im Pongau
Phone: +43 59 221

Ski hut at the ski area

Gasthof Hetzenbichl
right next to the platter lift