Cross-Country Skiing in Ramsau am Dachstein

Ramsau am Dachstein

Top athletes and recreational cross-country skiers alike will find what they are looking for in Ramsau am Dachstein. On the more than 220-kilometre-long network of cross-country trails, there is something for everyone on offer. The central starting point is the cross-country stadium in Ramsau Ort. From here on out, you can follow in the footsteps of the world's Nordic elite. Or simply take it easy on one of the 18 cross-country trails.

Do you want to try the longest glacier trail in the world? Or follow the tracks of the World Cup elite? All of this is possible in Ramsau am Dachstein. Because in the middle of the Schladming-Dachstein Region, Nordic winter fun is writ large… different altitudes and different levels of difficulty ensure variety for the skiers. And even the little ones are drawn to the trails - thanks to our own children's cross-country park and equipment rental directly on site. Those who need a break are well catered for in one of the numerous culinary establishments. Thanks to the finest Styrian delicacies, you are well-prepared for the remaining kilometres.

Interesting facts about the cross-country skiing region:

  • In Ramsau am Dachstein, 18 cross-country trails with a total length of around 220 kilometres invite you to go cross-country skiing.
  • The altitude ranges from 1,100 m to 2,700 m above sea level.
  • Every year in December, the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup takes place in the region. Fans can cheer on the world's best and then enjoy the perfectly prepared cross-country trails themselves.
  • The longest glacier cross-country ski trail in the world is located directly on the Dachstein. Here, you can enjoy cross-country skiing all year round.
  • The cross-country stadium in Ramsau has its own night trail, where you can also ski by floodlight until 9 pm every day.
  • The region is also ideal for families: several ski schools teach the little ones how to cross-country ski. Afterwards, they can do their first laps in the children's cross-country park. And the equipment rental shop has everything readily available for the youngest cross-country skiers.
  • Fancy a change of pace? At the biathlon centre in Ramsau you can prove your skills with the laser or small bore rifle.
  • With the Ramsau WinterCard you get, among other things, reduced rates on cross-country skiing tickets, as well as many other advantages. All information is available directly from your accommodation.

More informations can you find at


Schladming-Dachstein Tourismus
Ramsauerstraße 756

8970 Schladming

What the weather will be like

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