Obertauern – ski resort where snow is at home - we are snow!

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Only 200 km drive from Ljubljana you will find a skiing paradise Obertauern that is offering 100 km of skiing slopes and lots of fun. They always have enough of snow and something going on - especially for opening of the season!

Obertauern is skiing resort in central Austria that has thanks to its geographical position, enough snow for skiing from the end of November and all until beginning of May. This season they opened first tracks in middle of November, currently they have around 60cm snow. You can find fresh photos below.
smučišče Obertauern - avtokampi.si
Ski resort Obertauern is only 200km away from central Slovenia and most of it is smooth drive on a highways, which makes the access rather easy. Ski slopes are stretching between 1.630 and 2.313 meters above the sea. You can enjoy more than 100 km of arranged pistes, from the ones from beginner to the black pistes for the most demanding skiers.

There are almost no waitiing lines at the lifts as there are many options to take you to the top - 1 gondola lift, 19 modern chairlifts and 6 tows. And remember, do not forget to ask about the 'Super 7' when you are there - a significant skiing route that will take you to the seven highest peaks around Obertauern.

At Obertauern they haven't forgotten to prepare some exiting slopes for snowboarders. They will be thrilled to see the snow park, while lovers of cross-country skiing will enjoy more than 26km of arranged tracks. Children can have fun and learn to ski in skiing school (in various languages), while the youngest can relax and enjoy the snow in Bear Biba kids skiing park.

Skiing resort is offering various excellent winter huts where they will make sure that you don't leave hungry or thirsty. And to make sure you leave in good mood, stop by in one of many bars under the skiing slopes, where you cannot miss Apres - ski parties. There are many interesting events prepared and organized through whole season on (full list ). This season the events start od December 3rd with classic ski opening and concert of German band Glasperlenspiel. A week later, on December 9th, you should not miss a festival of claws and DJ party, and special skiing day on 10.12. with excellent prices of ski passes - 25 eur for adults and 12 eur for kids.

If you decide to stay at Obertaueren more days, you should seize the opportunity and stay in one of the hotels and apartments in town. What can beat early morning skiing that you start directly from your hotel? Forget about the car for few days, you can reach all you need on your skies or on foot.

More information about the snow, offer of skiing resort Obertauern and accommodation can be reached at  www.obertauern.com