Winter Ski Resort
Obviously the biggest activity in the winter is the skiing with the Chalet within easy reach of 2 main ski resorts there is plenty of choice of where to ski. With the option of so many ski resorts you can buy the ‘Murtal Pass’ which gives access to 8 ski areas.
On your doorstep is the ski region of Kreischberg, this can be reached by car or the little local train in 7 minutes. Kreischberg itself has over 35km of skiing including 11 lifts, 3 chairlifts, 6 drag lifts, 2 cable cars, snow park, half pipe, ski school for children from 4 years old, cross country ski tracks, toboggan run, snow shoe hikes; snow tube, curling, and horse-drawn sleigh rides. Kreischberg is snow-sure as it also has 100% snow cannons. There are also 5 restaurants, a disco and 2 bars.
Just 25 minutes away is the Turracher Höhe ski region which offers a further 40km of skiing with a beautiful frozen lake that you can ski over in the centre. There is also night skiing, sleigh riding, and tobogganing. Turracher Höhe has 8 restaurants, 2 discos and 5 bars.
A little further away (45km) is the Obertauern ski region with over 120km of pistes. It is one of the most snow sure resorts in Austria, and offers good skiing for experts, intermediates and beginners. Keen skierscan buy the Salzburger ski pass which covers 22 ski resorts in the region.
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