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Cross country skiing in Faistenau

Faistenau, Salzburg, Österreich

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Cross-country in Faistenau through a picturesque winter landscape

In Faistenau hobby sportsmen will feel like professionals on the ski trails.
The 60-kilometre network of cross-country skiing trails in Faistenau comprises perfectly groomed cross-country skiing runs with difficulty levels ranging from easy to intermediate. Your cross-country skiing expedition starts at the sports ground (cross country skiing stadium) in the village. The trail will take you along the edge of the village to the beautiful Tiefbrunnauer Valley. The cross-country skiing runs are located in sunny areas and do not boast major differences in altitude.

In addition to the general cross country skiing runs a special night trail is available. The 5-kilometre Kugelberg Trail comprises a classic cross-country skiing run and a skating trail and is illuminated by floodlights from the onset of dusk until 9pm every day. This trail originates at the sports ground of the local school.

En route we offer a perfect infrastructure: changing rooms, showers and toilets as well as plenty of car parking and a service centre - Sport Auer.

The cross country school Nordic Fun offers a wide range of courses and you can also try Biathlon.

Access to the cross-country skiing trails in Faistenau is liable to a fee. The tickets you get in the tourist office in Faistenau and also directly at the starting points of the cross-country skiing runs. Use of the cross-country skiing trails is at your own risk.

Prices 2019/20:
Ticket for one season - € 60,-
Ticket for one week - € 25,-
Ticket for one day - € 7,-

Detail information and the daily trails status you find on

daily open floodlight - until 9 p.m.

Accessibility / arrival

By car:
Arrival via the West motorway A1, junction Thalgau.
Follow the main road (B 158) in direction to Hof bei Salzburg until you reach the traffic circle “Baderluck”. At the first junction turn into the main road (Hinterseestraße) and after a few kilometers you reach your holiday destination Faistenau.
There are plenty of parking areas near the starting points.

With the Postbus
From Salzburgs bus station, opposite the train station, there is a good bus connection into the
Fuschlsee region and also to Faistenau. You will find details in internet under

With the Train
Information and connections can be found under following addresses or

By Air
Salzburg Airport lies very close to Salzburg city. The Bus Nr. 2 brings you from the airport to the main station where you change to continue with the post bus.

Parking fees

no parking fees

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
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Cross-country ski and snow information
classic trail skiing:
3 km
trail skiing for skaters:
8 km
Depth of snow:
15 cm
Snow quality:
good grip
Snow conditions:
wet snow

Cross-country skiing paths

Faistenau - Village Trail
Faistenau - Village Trail
Am Lindenplatz 1, 5324 Faistenau

+43 6226 8381-41

Faistenau - Kugelberg Trail incl. floodlight
Faistenau - Kugelberg Trail incl. floodlight
Am Lindenplatz 1, 5324 Faistenau

+43 6226 838441

Faistenau - Tiefbrunnau Trail
Faistenau - Tiefbrunnau Trail
Am Lindenplatz 1, 5324 Faistenau

+43 6226 8384-41

  • Cross-country skiiing
  • Biathlon
  • Toilet facility
  • Shower
  • Cabin
  • Restaurant / pub
  • Sport courses
Discounts (Age-related / Groups)
  • Student groups with school class
  • Handicapped
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Winter

Please get in touch for more information.


Cross country skiing in Faistenau
5324 Faistenau

+43 6226 8384 - 41

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Langlaufen in Faistenau
5324 Faistenau

+43 6226 8384 - 41

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