Winter holidays in the Salzkammergut for the whole family
Whether it is alone, with a partner or with the whole family: At the hotel Das Traunsee you will spend unforgettable holidays in the midst of a charming winter scenery. Far away from the big ski resorts adults and children will find whatever their heart desires.
There is a wide range of winter activities not far from the hotel: The nearby family ski resort on mount Feuerkogel offers unlimited fun for beginners and experienced skiers.
Those who want to take it easy can explore the idyllic winter scenery during a snowshoe hike or a winter hike.
Family ski resort and winter wonderland Feuerkogel
Skiing fun for the whole family
The Feuerkogel cable car in Ebensee is only a 5 km drive from our hotel. A cable car takes you up to the Feuerkogel high plateau at an elevation of 1592 m.
It impresses the visitors with a variety of slopes and alpine huts and with an impressive - 360 degrees - panoramic view of mount Dachstein and the surrounding mountains.
A total of 16 km of well groomed slopes at any level of difficulty as well as 9 ski lifts provide a change for all family members. Due to state-of-the-art snow generators snow is guaranteed to a large extent.
Fun slopes, an adventure railway and exciting games await little skiers in "Franzis Drachenpark".
Ski tours and snowshoeing
The Feuerkogel high plateau offers a variety of winter sports' activities and is therefore appreciated by off-trail downhill skiers and winter hikers.
Surrounded by an idyllic winter scenery you can experience an unforgettable time in the mountains.
Snowshoes can be rented on site. A snowshoe-ticket is available! Read more.
Winter season 2019/2020 has ended.
Start of winter season 2020/2021 mid of December 2020. Please visit the Feuerkogel website for more information.
Winter ski shuttle: free of charge for our hotel guests
What about a winter hike far above the sea of fog?
Or what about going for a walk along one of the mystic lakes of the Salzkammergut?
Tobogganing in the Salzkammergut
Tobogganing means activity, excitement and first of all fun. The Salzkammergut offers numerous tobogganing slopes. One of them - the natural Toboggan trail Hochsteinalm - is only a 10 minute drive from our hotels in Traunkirchen. After a walk of about 45 minutes you will reach the alp Hochsteinalm, which is open during the winter season. You are welcome to enjoy some culinary delights there before the toboggan run starts.
Sleds can be rented at the alp. Only possible with good snow conditions!
Cross-country skiing is a lot of fun and at the same time very healthy. The beautiful surroundings of the Salzkammergut lake district with its cross-country skiing tracks makes your winter holiday a special one.
THE KRANABETHHÜTTE (ALPINE HUT) ON MOUNT FEUERKOGEL
The Kranabethhütte is located on the Feuerkogel high plateau at an elevation of 1534 m right by the skiing slope Gsoll. It is a 5-10 minute walk from the station of the cable car. Accomodation in double rooms and apartments available!
It is an ideal starting point for snowshoe and winter hikes.