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Ski Holidays in Obertauern, Austria

With some of the best and snow-sure high altitude skiing in Austria, Obertauern is shrouded by the spectacular peaks and slopes of the Radstädter Tauern. There are 95 kms of prepared piste, all leading back to the village in this well-planned ski circus, ideal for all grades of skier. Facing north and south, the main skiing areas present 26 interconnecting lifts allowing extensive skiing around the Tauernrunde ‘bowl’ region without the necessity of ski buses. There is the added pleasure of being able to ski to or from the door of most hotels.

The resort is built high and the developments have been well thought out and create an attractive village. Obertauern has several lively nightspots and has been famous for après ski ever since the Beatles made their film ‘Help’ here in 1965.

Resort attractions: Snowboarding; indoor tennis; walking (18kms of cleared paths); bowling; squash; large sports centre. Cafés; bars; sports shops; hairdresser; banks; mountain huts; discos.

Useful resources in Obertauern
• Childcare Kinderland
• Christian Mayrhofer Massage

Resort Statistics

Obertauern ski resort
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 22
Intermediates 22
Advanced 6
Total Runs 50
Resort features Bowling Walking Trails Gym Snowshoeing Snow sure High altitude skiing Lively après ski
Resort Statistics
Resort Altitude 1738m
Highest Lift 2526m
Total Piste 95km
Directions of Slopes N, S
Total Lifts 26
Gondolas/Cable cars 1
Chairlifts 19
Drag Lifts 6
Snow Parks 1