For sporty early risers on the Easter Weekend

Date: Sat, Feb. 17, 2018
Time: 07:30
Location:  Dachstein-Krippenstein-Seilbahn, Winkl 34 4831 Obertraun

© Kraft | Early Bird Fahrten auf den Krippenstein in Obertraun

Services or sporty early risers

The popular saying states that the early bird catches the worm. Therefore the cable car onto the Krippenstein in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt is offering the popular Early Bird cable car rides to all ski tourers. Each weekend (Saturday & Sunday) and on public holidays, the first gondola onto the adventure mountain in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut, will depart at 7:30 hrs. Ideal for all recreational athletes and explorers!

n early morning journey (Sat & Sun) at 7.30 am to the most beautiful ski tours in the Alps. Note: only ascent! Despite maintenance work, there will be a mountain trip for early rising tour-goers by Dachstein Krippenstein cable car at 7.30 on the Easter Weekend, Friday to Easter Monday.

Note!: The ski pistes are closed and no longer prepared, signposted and secured after the end of the winter season! Descend at your own risk off-piste. From an altitude of 1000 to 900 meters, the touring skis must be taken off several times to overcome greater distances. Tour-goer trips will take place until further notice.

Cable car ascent ticket/Rumpler ticket

Early morning travel is possible with a valid season ticket (Dachstein West, Salzburger Super Ski Card, Snow & Fun season ticket) for the Freesports Arena Dachstein Krippenstein or with purchase of a tourers ticket/Rumpler ticket for 20.00 EUR! The ticket includes a cable car ride with the Dachstein glacier lift facilities (Mitterstein cable car lift and Schladminger glacier lift). More information on Rumpler ticket for ski tourers.

Note: The ski pistes are no longer prepared and secured after the end of the winter season! Descend at your own risk. Tour-goer trips will take place until further notice. Recommendation: The counter at the valley station of the Dachstein Krippenstein cable car is occupied during the early morning trip. We recommend checking our website or the mountain ascent details before planning a ski tour or call our guest information line on +43 (50) 140! The Dachstein Krippenstein peak will be waiting for you early in the morning, with the best sunrises and the very best ski tours in the Alps!

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Webcam Mount Krippenstein on Lake Hallstatt

Impressions from the Dachstein Hiking World and Free Sports Arena Krippenstein: View from the top station to the Dachstein glacier during a vacation in the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region around Lake Hallstatt in Austria.

Webcam Webcam Mount Krippenstein on Lake Hallstatt

Always well-informed

When is the next cable car to the Dachstein Plateau in Obertraun? When does the next sightseeing ship depart from Hallstatt? With the four tourism platforms of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut // // // // // you will always stay up-to-date on current hours of operation, itineraries and more. If you’d like to use this information for during your stay in the holiday region of Dachstein Salzkammergut, then we would suggest that you save the appropriate website of your holiday destination in your favourites list on your smartphone or tablet. Then, you will always be informed during your holiday in the Salzkammergut. We hope to see you in Hallstatt, Gosau, Bad Goisern and Obertraun!

Book your adventure now!

Whether you’re a beginning or an experienced skier, the multi-page web portal of the holiday region Dachstein Salzkammergut (,, and offers a wide variety of resources including information about skiing, accommodations, and other news concerning winter sports in the world heritage region. Endless kilometres of ski slopes await discovery in the family-friendly ski regions of Dachstein West in Gosau and the Freeride Arena on the Krippenstein in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt. For weekend excursions or unforgettable week-long adventures in snow, you’ll find the most beautiful hotels, holiday apartments and bed & breakfasts in our extensive accommodations registry. Book your holiday now—get out there and enjoy the winter paradise of the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut.

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Information at a glance

  • Contact
    Dachstein Tourismus AG

    Winkl 34 4831 Obertraun Austria
    Fon: +43 (0) 50 140
    Wheatherforcast +43 (0) 6131.531.1838
    Snow-SMS +43 (0) 676.7257 252