Come on a ski tour: the Schneeberg adventure awaits

Puchberg am Schneeberg attracts ski tourers with wild nature and powder snow. Experienced guides lead the way safely through alpine terrain.

There are many routes leading from Schneeberg down into the valley, some of which go straight through powder snow. You don’t have to be a professional to benefit from this: Local guides lead novices into the world of ski tours in Puchberg am Schneeberg.

At 2075m tall, lower Austria’s tallest mountain is the place to be for sporty tourers. The mountain massif offers vertical descents as well as pleasure tours for inexperienced skiers. As on every tour, good preparation is the name of the game.

Professional guidance
LVS devices, shovels and sensors are part of your basic equipment, and an avalanche airbag brings additional safety. If you’re doing a ski tour for the first time, you can book a novice course at the Peter Groß Ski and Climb School in Puchberg. Here you will learn how to handle the equipment and will benefit as a group from the experience of local guides: As nobody will be left on their own in alpine terrain.

Tour tip: Breite Ries
Breite Ries is one of the first vertical descents of the Alps and is one of the classics on Schneeberg. Thanks to its north-eastern exposure, the ski run offers a long run of powder snow and magnificent views over Puchberg