Ski resorts of Schladming's four interlinked mountains

Hauser Kaibling

As one of Austria's top ski resorts, Hauser Kaibling is one of the Schladming Dachstein's ski mountains and the perfect entry point for this fantastic ski area. The interlinked Schladming Dachstein ski area comprises Styria's four largest ski resorts, which is not only unique in the ski area amadé, but also in Austria: 123 km of linked ski runs! Discover over 123 km of pistes for all abilities and ski or snowboard in Schladmings best ski area - Hauser Kaibling! Perfectly prepared pistes await you, a magical mountain landscape with fantasic powder. Skiing enjoyment at the very highest level!  

Hauser Kaibling – your entry into the world of Schladming Dachstein's four interlinked mountains. 

At Hauser Kaibling you don't just have the choice between blue, red and black pistes, but also perfectly prepared carving slopes, powder and moguls runs. An absolute highlight that should definately not be missed is the FIS World Championship Race slope, which takes you back down into the valley. For less experienced skiers there is a less challenging route which bypasses some of the steepest secions, also available.

Experience your Ski World, Schladming 4 mountain ski circus in 3D!

Each resort has its own charm and unique atmosphere, but they all have something in common: they offer 123 kilometres of linked ski runs, served by 44 modern ski lifts, efficient snow making facilities, and delicious food at 56 atmospheric mountain restaurants. There are many special offers for children and families, for ambitious and easy-going skiers – skiing pleasure and winter fun at its best!

Your four ski areas at a glance:

  • Hauser Kaibling
  • Planai
  • Hochwurzen
  • Reiteralm

The Hauser Kaibling peak chairlift takes you up to the highest point of Schladming's four interlinked mountains. From up there, you can enjoy a fantastic 360-degree panoramic view across the upper Ennstal valley and down to Liezen.

Schladming's four interlinked mountains, forming the Schladming Dachstein ski area, are also members of the ski association Ski amadé: 5 ski areas, 25 resorts, 760 kilometres of ski runs and 270 ski lifts on one ski pass! Hauser Kaibling is the easternmost access point to the Schladming interlinked four mountains and offers a unique parking guarantee: all car parks are at the bottom station of the Hauser Kaibling 8-seater gondola.

Facts & Figures

  • Altitude: from 750 to 2,015 metres
  • 44 ski lifts:
    • 8 gondola lifts
    • 1 combi lift
    • 2 eight-seater chair lifts
    • 5 six-seater chair lifts
    • 10 four-seater chair lifts
    • 1 three-seater chair lift
    • 3 double chair lifts
    • 14 drag lifts
  • 123 kilometres of non-stop ski runs
    • 46.1 km easy ski runs  (blue)
    • 68.3 km intermediate ski runs (red)
    • 8,3 km difficult ski runs (black)
  • 56 mountain restaurants
    • 15 mountain huts offering local delicacies and friendly service on Hauser Kaibling!!


Being one of Austrias top ski resorts, Hauser Kaibling is the perfect access point to the Schladming-Dachstein ski area. By the way: in recent years, Schladming's four interlinked mountains were elected to be amongst the best Austrian and even European ski areas by several media (the London Daily Mail, the news magazine News and many more).

In 2013 and 2010, Hauser Kaibling received the title Europe's Best Ski Area, scoring highly wih regard to safety, quality, perfect ski runs, excellent ski huts (all of them with friendly service), brilliant events and much more.

This success was topped with the awards Top for Families and Top for Advanced Skiers, presented by the Internet portal TouriSpo, by far the most visited website for winter sports enthusiasts and one of the most important online communities for outdoor sports in the German speaking world.

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