Skiing & Snowboarding
Ski area - Skicircus- Glacier
Guests staying in the Hotel Gasthof Wachter enjoy better: a free ski bus stops right outside our hotel and takes you to the valley station for the Asitzbahn or the Steinbergbahn. Both cable cars take you right into the middle of 'Skicircus Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang-Fieberbrunn'. Skiing in the Skicircus features 270 interconnected kilometres of pistes and 70 state-of-the-art cable car and lift facilities. You will find yourself in one of the biggest ski areas in Europe here.
Whether it is extra wide carving pistes, race routes, exciting Snow parks, mogul pistes, practice slopes for beginners and little piste munchkins – the variety-packed ski area inspires all winter sports fans in equal measure, whether they are skiers or snowboarders! A traditional refreshment stop in one of the many traditional and cosy ski lodges definitely ought to feature during a winter holiday in Leogang.
As a special benefit – with the "Ski ALPIN CARD", the 'Schmitten' in Zell am See ski area and the 'Kitzsteinhorn' glacier ski area in Kaprun are available too. This means that with just one ski pass, you get to enjoy 3 ski areas, with 408 kilometres of pistes and 121 lift facilities!
Should there be children or beginners with you, you can use the 'Schanteilift' in the middle of Leogang. This easy T-bar lift gives them the opportunity to learn how to ski away from all the hustle and bustle and in total tranquillity. You also have the opportunity to enjoy 'floodlit skiing' here several nights a week. Since the lift is part of the ski circus, it is also included in the ski pass. The 'Schanteilift' is just 500 m from the Hotel Gasthof Wachter!