Let’s go to Kühtai: winter holidays in Austria
A winter holiday at Austria’s highest winter sports location provides many benefits for professional skiers and the entire family. A unique location at 2,020 m guarantees snow reliability from winter to spring. Active skiing delight in a modern ski resort with special freestyle park and a large variety of activities off-piste creates special memorable holiday experiences. Indulge in a ski holiday as it is supposed to be.
Ski resort Kühtai: abundant sunshine – a secret tip
Thanks to its location at an altitude of 2,020 m, the ski resort Kühtai with 41 kilometres of ski slopes with many variations is especially snow reliable from December to April. Within close proximity of the Jagdschloss Resort, you will find 11 modern railways and lifts, for example the 8-seater gondola Kaiser Bahn, the 3-Seen lift or the Hohe Muth lift as well as children’s lifts and magic carpets. The 3-Seen lift is right next to the 3-Seenhaus and you can start into your ski adventure right away from there. Many huts offer traditional treats, Tirolean hospitality, sun terraces and a wonderful mountain panorama.
At the start of the season we offer a unique “ski free” opportunity to make our guests happy: from the end of November to the middle of December, winter sports enthusiasts can access the ski lifts with a free day ski pass issued by numerous participating companies in the region.
From Kühtai to the ski resort Hochoetz
The connection with the ski resort Hochoetz offers double skiing fun on more than 80 kilometres of ski slopes: discover both ski resorts with only one ski pass! To reach the other ski resort, a free bus is offered.
Adventurous: skiing in Kühtai
At an elevation where other ski resorts peak, the skiing fun at Kühtai is just beginning – at 2,020 metres! Start your ski adventure right from Jagdschloss Resort in Kühtai. There really is something for everybody, for children and adults alike, for stylish ski ladies, laid-back freeriders and athletic snowboarders. Blue, red or black challenges – depending on your skills and preferences, you will find the right slope in Kühtai. Moonlight skiing fans have the opportunity to ski underneath the stars on illuminated ski pistes twice a week. Numerous ski tours will guide you through a dreamy snow-covered landscape up to the surrounding summits with a wonderful panorama.
Freestyle Eldorado Kühtai
Next to perfectly groomed ski slopes, the freestyle Eldorado Kühtai provides designated powder snow slopes where freeride fans can enjoy great powder snow fun above the tree line. Ski and snowboard freaks get special adrenaline kicks in the Kpark, the top freestyle park with a total of four areas, among them Austria’s only superpipe. This freeride paradise sees jumps, drifts, shredding and jibbing of the highest level. Children who are looking for the first adrenalin rush as well as beginners can practise and hone their skills at the KidsPark.
If you are looking for a place where adults and children alike enjoy the maximum skiing fun, you have found the right location! Young skiers at Kühtai are in good hands at the children’s ski lifts, the magic carpet, in the ski kindergarten and in the KidsPark. And those who believe that they are the fastest ski racers can prove that during a real Kühtai highlight that provides a lot of action and fun: the Kühtai Ralley! The fastest cow Resi does not want to hand over her title and little detectives are chasing her in the course of an adventurous scavenger hunt. 15 km chase hunt with 12 stations that pose riddles and tasks for the young chasers are a nice pep on a winter day.
Ski schools and ski rentals in Kühtai
Secure and professional equipment as well as good training are the ideal preparation for your winter adventure in Kühtai. Renowned ski schools with experienced local skiing instructors offer skiing lessons for all age groups and skill levels. They professionally coach their trainees, whether they are skiers or snowboarders, from the first turns until they master precise skiing techniques. Three specialist shops in the village provide guidance and services to find the perfect equipment. An outstanding service staff who knows everything about skis and snowboards supports beginner skiers with advice.
Winter experience variety at ski resort Kühtai
The ski pistes are not the only place in Kühtai where you can go to have a good time. There are many off-piste activities on offer to enjoy the winter in its impressive variety:
Snow shoes make the most difficult terrain accessible, allowing you to reach pristine places on scenic winter hiking tours. Whether the sun is shining or whether it’s snowing, you can hike to fairy-tale viewpoints thanks to these shoes. Another delightful experience is cross-country skiing in the fresh winter mountain air, as Kühtai boasts a total of 11 km of trails. And what would a winter holiday in the Tirolean Alps be without a nice sledding tour? For all those who like to race down the mountain on runners, Kühtai offers a 2.5 km sledding trail from Graf Ferdinand Haus. The sledding trail is illuminated at night – so use the chance and enjoy the charms of moonlight sledding!
The latest highlight of Kühtai’s varied winter activity offer is the Ziesel! Discover Kühtai’s landscape with this unconventional electric tracked vehicle, without noise or exhaust gases – a truly unique winter experience!
Workshops & events in Kühtai
And if you still can’t get enough ice and snow, just try Kühtai’s Iglu Village! During a workshop, you will learn how to build an Iglu in the traditional way, that means, your only tools will be your hands, a shovel and s saw. And of course, you can also spend the night there – sleeping at Kühtai Inuit style.
Other diverse winter events promise a lot of kicks: