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The Finest Freeride Lines at Austria's Highest Ski Resort

Kühtai is a legendary ski area which, at 2020m, is the highest in the whole of Austria. Here are the lines you just have to ski when you pay a visit.

Description

With terrain facing every aspect and all of it lying well above 2000 metres, Kühtai is a place where you can virtually guarantee you'll find some powder.

Much of the terrain is open and adventurous skiers will be rewarded with almost endless lines. Every time you ski in Kühtai you seem to find another little gem, and the routes described here should be considered the entry points to a resort that just keeps on giving.

None of the runs described here are long or extremely challenging but all are fun and likely to put a smile on your face. Kühtai in a nutshell, in other words!

Hohe Mut West Couloir
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Hohe Mut West Couloir

429 m
46 °
31 m
1.4 km
An easily accessible hidden gem!
Difficult
Private
Hohe Mut Trees
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Hohe Mut Trees

429 m
42 °
31 m
1.6 km
Classic tree skiing in a beautiful valley
Difficult
Private
Gaiskogel Powder
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

Gaiskogel Powder

274 m
28 °
7 m
1.5 km
Mellow, fun and low-commitment skiing.
Easy
Private
DreiSeen Rinne
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

DreiSeen Rinne

356 m
37 °
3 m
1.8 km
A Kühtai classic which often has good snow.
Difficult
Private
The Kühtai Dam
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

The Kühtai Dam

443 m
34 °
60 m
2.4 km
A pretty novel ski descent which involves hucking off a dam!
Difficult
Private
KaiserBahn Trees
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

KaiserBahn Trees

520 m
38 °
17 m
2.0 km
A great, open run through some small trees.
Moderate
Private
HochAlterBahn
The best Routes on FATMAP, hand-picked by FATMAP’s Editorial team.

HochAlterBahn

489 m
32 °
0 m
1.9 km
Mellow, fast terrain with a lift to get you there.
Moderate
Private