With southern winds mostly favoured ski tour.
The guesthouses in Großsölktal invite you to stop after the ski tour.
Tour at your own risk! No liability will be accepted for any given or occurring alpine dangers (avalanche, weather, etc.).
Before every ski tour or snowshoe hike, the current avalanche report should be consulted - www.lawine-steiermark.at.
Mountain sports and the assessment of the situation on site are - in winter even more - subject to personal responsibility. Tourism associations or avalanche warning services accept no liability on the basis of information provided.
Tips and hints
Further information can be obtained from the nature park office:
Phone: +43 3685 20903
Stein an der Enns 107
You can find out about the current avalanche situation from the Avalanche Warning Service of Styria.
Avalanche management report tape: 0800 31 1588
Book recommendations for this region:
Recommended maps for this region:
Normal ski touring equipment + safety equipment (LVS, probe, shovel).
Equipment rental: Sport 2000 Mandl in Gröbming
Basic Equipment for Ski Touring
- Ski Helmet
- 2 pairs of Gloves: lightweight, breathable and windproof for going uphill, regular ski gloves for downhill
- moisture wicking skull / knit cap
- Layered, moisture wicking clothing
- Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
- Additional warm jacket
- Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
- Lightweight wind- and waterproof ski pants
- 20 to 28 liter rucksack, preferably backcountry type
- Lip protection (SPF 30+)
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Blister kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
Technical Equipment for Ski Touring
- Ski touring boots
- Ski touring bindings to fit boots
- Ski touring skins to fit skis
- Ski poles, preferably telescopic type
- Avalanche safety equipment to consider: beacon, avalanche probe, avalanche shovel
- Ski touring crampons
- Crevasse rescue kit
- Ski touring harness
- Light ice axe
- Ski touring ropes
- Avalanche airbag backpack
- The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
- For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
- Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.