Skiing in Carinthia
PURE VARIETY ON A SKIING VACATION
Between the Lake Millstatt and the high peaks of the Eastern Alps, numerous skiing areas are waiting you, which you can reach from Millstatt in no time. Experience a diverse vacation while skiing in Carinthia. Perfectly groomed slopes make the hearts of beginners but also of advanced and professionals beat faster. Numerous offers for families and snowboard fans also leave nothing to be desired during your vacation.
Skiing areas around Carinthia
In less than half an hour you can reach fantastic ski slopes, above all those on the „Sportberg Goldeck “, on the „Gerlitzen“ in Bad Kleinkirchheim or on the „Katschberg“. If you want to go higher, you can even reach a glacier in less than an hour, the „Mölltal Glacier“, Carinthia's only glacier skiing area. Thanks to its high location at 3,000 meters, you can live out your skiing dreams there all year round. Whether you are a skier or a snowboarder, with your family or as a couple, in the ski areas around Millstatt you will find great slopes for every winter sports enthusiast.
On the wide slopes of the “Sportberg Goldeck”, it is especially easy to wedel through the snow. 25 kilometres of slopes with 9 lifts, a 50-hectare freeride area and a kid’s area, the ideal practice area for children and beginners, characterize the ski area. There is even a free ski bus offered in the winter season, which has 3 stops very close to the SEEGLÜCK HOTEL FORELLE. However, the “Goldeck Sportberg” can also be reached by car in 15 minutes, and free parking is also available.
Skiing area “Gerlitzen Alpe”
20 lifts and 29 ski runs with a total of 45 kilometres of slopes await you here. At 1,911 meters, the immense, snow-covered mountain panorama can be marvelled very well. Perfectly groomed slopes offer you the best slope quality. The skiing area is especially recommended for families and (re-)beginners. The best way to get to the “Gerlitzen Alpe” from SEEGLÜCK HOTEL FORELLE is by car in about 1 hour.
Skiing area “Bad Kleinkirchheim”
The skiing area “Bad Kleinkirchheim”, in the middle of the “Nockberge”, offers you 103 perfectly groomed kilometres of slopes. With 34 wide slopes, skiing fun is guaranteed and the 24 cable cars & lifts will get you back up the mountain quickly. Special feature: the skiing area is a partner of Skiline! Guests can log on to https://www.skiline.cc/home, register at the individual lifts and race against other participants for the best time. Children and snowboarders will also not miss out in the kids-slope and Snowpark. By car you can reach the skiing area Bad Kleinkirchheim in only 25 minutes, parking lots are sufficiently available.
Skiing area “Katschberg”
Between the two beautiful provinces of Salzburg and Carinthia, stretches the “Katschberg” skiing area. 16 top modern lifts bring you comfortably up the mountain and on the 70 kilometres of slopes, in 3 different levels of difficulty, you can perfectly glide on your skis down the slopes. The Katschberg has guaranteed snow and the slopes are 100% snowable. Special feature: the "Direttissima", one of the longest black runs in Austria: 2,500 meters long and 60-100% slope for professionals who want to challenge themselves. In less than 35 minutes the skiing area “Katschberg” can be reached by car, parking is also available here.
Winter sports paradise “Turracher Höhe”
The winter sports paradise “Turracher Höhe” also promises the best snow reliability at over 2,200 meters. The ski area is particularly child-friendly and the 15 modern lifts with a total of 43 kilometres of slopes make skiing fun perfect. In addition, the “Turracher Höhe” inspires with the freestyle scene and is one of the most famous hotspots among freestylers. One of the longest fun slopes in the world is the XXL fun-slope at the “Schafalmabfahrt” - skiing fun with many experiences is guaranteed here. P.S.: maybe you of all people will meet the famous “Pistenbutler”! By car you can reach the winter sports paradise “Turracher Höhe” in less than 45 minutes.
Ski pass and ski bus
One ski pass, the “Top Ski Pass Carinthia-East Tyrol”, opens the doors to 30 ski areas at the same time, 23 in Carinthia and 7 in East Tyrol. With a total of 891 kilometres of slopes, the “Topskipass” is just the thing for those looking for a wide selection and variety. Skiing enthusiasts can thus conquer and enjoy a different ski area every day around Lake Millstatt. For more information and sales points, visit www.topskipass.at.
Your service at the hotel:
- Free ski bus to the "Sportberg Goldeck” with a bus stop just 200 m from the hotel
- Ski depot at the "Sportberg Goldeck”
- Storage for ski equipment at the hotel
- Ski pass service - we will organize your ski passes