40 km’s of marked Avalanche safe Ski Routes
Unlimited back-country in national park terrain
Specialist ski touring equipment available for hire
Qualified mountain ski guides to keep you safe
Ski Routes are marked but unprepared areas for Freeriders. They are checked for avalanche danger, so if they’re open on the piste map, you know they ‘re safe. The Hochkönig is one of the best places for ski touring and freeriding, there is so much accessable, undeveloped terrain available for the adventure skier. With easy access from lifts or from the valley floor. Why not start your next adventure with a Skifix Guide?
The following Ski Routes can be found in the Hochkönig region:
Ski Route Perme: slope no. 12, start: mountain station Abergalmbahn
Ski Route Grießbachhütte: Piste No. 17, Start: Abergalmbahn mountain station
Ski Route Schreinerloch: slope no. 20, start: Bergstation Abergalmbahn
Ski Route Fasching-Hochmais: From the Fasching lifts to the Hochmaisbahn in Hinterthal
Ski route Sonnleiten-Hochmais: From the Sonnleiten lift to the Hochmais lift in Hinterthal
Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it!Jess McMillan Freeride Adventurer
Freeride guides Markus Hirnböck and Florian Jaccard show you secret runs and find the best snow conditions. Learn the latest information about risk management, equipment and rescue. Be provided with tips and tricks to optimise your style in the powder, keeping you steep and deep all day long.
Mountain safety is essential: When you book a freeride guide you receive training in snow safety, risk analysis and how to use the emergency equipment provided. There is no point in having all the gear and no idea!
Private Ski Guide: Bookable everyday solo or group options, prices start from €50,- per person
Freeride weekly group: every Tuesday Price: € 85, – per person
Ski Touring weekly group: every Wednesday Price: €85,- per person
Meeting point: at 09:30 in the ski center Hintermoos / Intersport
Evening Tourig: Late night sun-downer ski hut touring 16.00 until 22.00 Wednesday Abergalm Maria Alm Thursday Steinbockalm Hinterthal Saturday Thoraualm Hintermoos. Self guided and FREE
Included in the price: Qualified SBSSV mountain ski guide and the emergency equipment. Additionally you get a Riskcheck Info Card.
Certified ski guide Florian Jaccard moved to Maria Alm at 20 and instantly felt in love with the region. “it’s a unique place and one of the jewels of the alps with unlimited outdoor potential.” He has been exploring and enjoying the surrounding mountains on skis, climbing or canyoning, seeking the greatest terrain for adventures. Forian was fortunate to make a profession out of his passions, sharing experiences with others along the way.