Dominik Brennsteiner Schmittenstraße 74 5700 Zell am See Tel.: + 43 664 26 29 739

Activ in the winter

Actin in winter in zell am see

Surrounded by mountains, such as the imposing “Hohen Tauern” and an incomparable panorama of the Alps, the town is located on 750 metres in height on the shores of the lake and on the slopes of the “Schmittenhöhe”. Water sports enthusiasts come here just at their expense, as the followers of the mountains. In addition the town of Zell am See invites you to discover the diverse range of cultural events, leisure activities and other events for the whole family.

Skiing in Zell am See

The crunching snow under your skis or snowboard. The warming sunrays on your face. The most beautiful mountain panorama in Austria before your eyes. And glittering snowy landscapes in SalzburgerLand. All this can mean only one thing – the next winter season on the Schmitten is about to begin.

130 kilometres of slopes – glistening in the sun – connected by 57 cable cars and lifts:

  • Winter fun is guaranteed on the Kitzsteinhorn and on the Schmittenhöhe.
  • In the valley you will find cross country trails, hiking paths and the frozen lake.
  • Zell am See-Kaprun is the perfect place to “explore more”.
  • The variety of recreational activities make your holiday in Zell am See to an unforgettable experience.
  • Families with children, couples and singles of all ages will find their own recreational paradise.

Are you dreaming of velvety slopes, steep slopes and romantic trails?
If you do so, you are very welcome to stay with us. Zell am See offers you everything what you need for a perfect winter holiday. Perfect snow conditions, variety of sports, Apres Ski, a panoramic view over the mountains and the Austrian hospitality.


The toboggan run with flood light (length 1,5 km) just near our house. At the start of the run you will find a traditional inn “Köhlergraben”. You can enjoy the fun even in the night.

Ski school/borrow ski

In the ski- and snowboard school you will await well trained instructors for all skill levels. You can join a group or you take private lessons where you can learn and improve your skills.

Cross-country skiing in zell am see

As far as the eye can see, cross-country trails of a total of 40 kilometres in length wind their way all through Zell am See-Kaprun and into the neighbouring regions. Enjoy the "high trail" loop around the lake Plettsaukopf at the Schmitten. You'll have a wonderful view over the whole region up there!

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