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Sportgastein guided freeride skiing

Come and enjoy a day of exciting off-piste skiing in the beautiful Sportgastein area of the Austrian Alps with IFMGA certified mountain guide Gernot.

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration1+ day
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Apr
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripNot specified


Sportgastein is an expansive skiing area in the Alps of Austria. The area is filled with powdery snow as far as the eye can see. There is also an abundance of fantastic off-piste skiing runs as well. They are open to all levels of skiing ability. So no matter your skiing level, you can still have a great time here.

The altitude in Sportsgastein shifts from 1,590m to 2,650m. Hence giving any visitors ample space for some truly thrilling off-piste down hill runs. And with the available ski lifts, gaining excess to the vast areas from which you can enjoy is easier than ever.

Freeride skiing is becoming more and more popular. And this makes places like Sportgastein, and the whole Gasteiner valley so popular. The powder is deep and plentiful. And when you add that with the gorgeous scenery that only the Alps can provide, you have a winning combination.

I will also see to it that throughout your adventure, you will be properly guided. I will also see to it that you are safe as well. And in ensuring your safety, I will assist people by providing helpful safety tips that can be an advantage to both beginners and experts alike.

I have no doubt that you will have an amazing time at Sportgastein.  The freeride skiing is incredible, and the scenery will take your breath away. If that sounds like an adventure from which you want to indulge, just send me a request. I would be more than happy to guide you, so you can have the best time possible.

I can also lead you on another Austrian free ride skiing trip in the amazing Schlossalm-Angertal-Stubnerkogel connected ski area.


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About the guide

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I’m from Austria (Europe) and live in the Gastein-Valley next to Salzburg. Since 1996 I’m a UIAGM / IVBV professional mountain guide. In 2000 I graduated as a ski instructor.
My last 20 years I was working as mountain guide in all different parts of the Alps, in all seasons. In winter I work for different ski schools as ski instructor in Austria and Switzerland. Since a couple of years i am guiding as well in New Zealand. Furthermore I`m working in several education teams like the Austrian Mountain Guide Association as a coach, and also in the Austrian Skiing Instructor Association, specialized for alpine courses.
I was member of two Himalaya expeditions in 1997 and 2004. I have been climbing on Cho Oyu and Broad Peak .
My big passion is rock and ice climbing.

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Prices per person, per day

Group of 1

EUR 361 each

Group of 2

EUR 227 each

Group of 3

EUR 186 each

Group of 4

EUR 155 each

Group of 5

EUR 104 each

Group of 6

EUR 104 each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

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