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Dachstein Glacier XC Trails

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Moderately difficult cross-country ski run, classic & skating, up to 18 km in length at 2,520 to 2,650 m above sea level. Cross-country skiing on the Dachstein Glacier - where the world elite of Nordic skiing regularly do their training.

The Ramsau trail, the Hallstatt trail and the panorama trail are groomed and offer you glacier cross-country skiing with a view.

Enjoy up to 18 km of perfectly groomed trails at 2,600 to 2,700 meters above sea level on the Dachstein Glacier. Run and train where the world elite of Nordic skiing regularly train.

Characteristics

Technique
Level of fitness
Result
Scenery

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The tour in numbers

medium
Level of difficulty
14,8 km
Route
2:00 h
Duration
156 hm
Ascent
117 hm
Descent
2665 m
Highest point
2570 m
Lowest point

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From the West: 

Take the A10 to Knoten Ennstal - take the exit towards Graz/Schladming. Drive along the Ennstal-Bundesstraße for approx. 20 km until you reach Schladming. Take the turn-off for Ramsau. 

From the North:

Take the Pyhrnautobahn direction Liezen. Then follow the Ennstalbundesstraße to Schladming. Take the turn-off for Ramsau. 

 

Then continue through the village of Ramsau and follow the Dachstein toll road to the valley terminal of the Dachstein glacier cable-car.

You choose your track on the Schladming Glacier below the Koppenkarstein on the Ramsau trail, or on the Hallstatt Glacier under the panorama of the Hohen Dirndl and the Hohen Dachstein. The two are connected by the panorama trail.

You can find the RVB public bus schedule here.

Dachstein Glacier - valley terminal.

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