X-country paradise

X-country skiing in Almtal

Softly through Upper Austria

Kasberg family ski resort is perfect for non-skiers wishing to spend active outdoor holidays:  Traunsee-Almtal is a x-country skiing and walking paradise.  

30 km of perfectly groomed x-country trails lead through pristine winter scenery, snowy forests and wide landscapes.

What are you waiting for? Put on you x-country skis, take a deep breath and enjoy your time on the trails!

Eine beliebte Wintersportart neben dem Skifahren ist das Langlaufen im Almtal.
Der Kasberg, das Familienjuwel im Almtal.
skitouring on different slopes in Kasberg | ©  Almtal-Bergbahnen

About x-country skiing at the foot of Kasbergs

Good to Know:

  • 21 km of XC trails from Scharnstein to Almsee via Grünau
  • 6 XC routes ranging from easy to challenging
  • Perfectly groomed trails for XC skiers and skaters
  • Please note that dogs are not allowed on the trails!

X-country skiing tours in Almtal

Great Variety

At 1,600 m above sea level, along forests or through meadows: Grünau im Almtal boasts a great variety of x-country trails and routes!

And what are you planning tomorrow?

Kasberg high-altitude x-country skiing trail

Skating Experience at 1,600 m

For skilled skaters: Kasberg high-altitude trail at 1,600 m! The gondola takes you to this special experience.

  • Length: 1.5 km
  • Accessible via: 8er-gondola, 12er-gondola
  • Skaters need valid lift ticket.
  • X-country skiing trail is partly also used by snowshoe hikers!


Grünau x-country skiing trail

... through the Village

A total of five km of x-country skiing trails lead through the centre of Grünau: Kesselboden (start at Sportplatz) with three kilometres and Bahnhof (start at Grünau station) with two kilometres.  Get to know your holiday destination on XC skis!

  • Length: 5 km
  • Level: ideal for beginners and advanced

Almtal xc skiing trail Mühldorf- in Scharnstein


The ideal trail for beginners and pleasure xc skiers! – no ascents, no descents! Relaxed xc skiing on five kilometres leading from Scharnstein glider airfield to Fischerbühel and back.

  • Length: 5 km
  • Level: ideal for beginners and pleasure xc skiers
  • Start and finish: parking of Scharnstein glider airfield or Mühldorf tennis court

Almtal xc skiing trail Almegg in Scharnstein

This xc skiing trail leads to the tree line at Fischerbühel and then to Hauergrabenbach in Almegg. From there you return to the starting point.

  • Length: 12 km
  • Level: advanced xc skiers
  • Start and finish: parking of Scharnstein glider airfield or Mühldorf tennis court

Almtal xc skiing trail Viechtwang in Scharnstein

Via Seewiese to Riding Hall

From the gliding airfield towards Seewiese, then from the riding hall to Viechtwang and back to the start. Note: federal road has to be crossed on the way to and back from the riding hall.

  • Length: 4 km
  • Level: intermediate; for advanced xc skiers
  • Start and finish: Scharnstein glider airfield


Skaters: parking of Scharnstein glider airfield is starting point for a popular skating trail! This five-kilometre tour is only groomed with sufficient snow cover!