We are proud to be offering the superb Austrian Ski area of Sportwelt Ski Armade into our programme.
Our Premier Ski Team Chris and Simon will be looking after all groups in the area. They have had numerous years experience instructing, guiding and overseeing groups for several companies in the area. They will personally look after all our groups and as they have the best contacts for accommodation, equipment and instruction in the area, it will ensure our programme runs smoothly and efficiently. NO OTHER COMPANY WILL OFFER THIS SERVICE.
SKI ARMADE SPORTWELT
Over the past few years the Saltzburger Sportwelt Ski area has developed into one of Austria’s premier ski regions. With some 350km of piste, the area offers an amazing choice of interconnected skiing to suit all abilities. It forms part of the huge Ski Armade winter sports region which is Austria’s largest with over 800km of piste.
FLACHAU- This beautifully scenic resort is situated in the heart of the Armade region and is an ideal place to start the “adventure’. This area alone has some 111 kms of piste served by over 40 lifts and has a superb range of gentle blue beginners runs up to challenging blacks for any advanced skier to tackle. From Flachau there is easy access to the neighbouring resorts of WAGRAIN and FLACHAUWINKL with further access to the higher altitude ZAUCHENSEE with skiing up to at 2188 metres. Wagrain, at 2000m, has an excellent snow record throughout the season and a huge variety of novice and intermediate slopes.
The resort of Alpendorf is part of the St. Johan Alpendorf Ski Area with over 300km of downhill skiing with 19 ski runs served by 19 lifts. As part of the Salzburger Sportwelt area you can ski or snowboard into neighbouring resorts such as Wagrain, Flachau and all of the other resorts within the Ski Amade region on the same lift pass. In Alpendorf there is plenty for everyone to have a go at with easy green runs up to some great off piste tree runs depending on your level of skiing or snowboarding. The small area of Alpendorf is serviced by 2 main lifts to access the whole area, these in peak times can become busy but many of our groups like to get an early start to miss the lifts! The picturesque area has some of the most amazing tree run views in the whole area making it not only challenging but also relaxing.
It is the most extensive of the area’s resorts and offers long wide pistes from top to bottom allowing plenty of space for everyone to enjoy. Zauchensee is directly linked to Wagrain and is an idyllic ski area in its own right. With 15 modern ski lifts and over 40km of piste, the resort is always free of lift queues. The variety of skiing through tree lined and even off-piste runs is of interest to all skiers. Even beginners can enjoy the area due the the beautiful Hagengebirge excellent snow conditions due to its altitude. There a numerous, excellent tree lines beginners runs together with a choice of challenging red and blacks leading back to resort, including the World Cup Downhill run. The area has a variety of mountain eateries both in resorts and on the mountains.