Saalbach-Hinterglemm is a municipality in Pinzgau and part of one of the largest ski resorts in Austria: The Skicircus Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang-Fieberbrunn - also known as "Home of Lässig". Saalbach and Hinterglemm are located in the Glemm valley - from there you have access to the Schattberg, the Kohlmaiskopf, the Bernkogel, the Zwölferkogel and the Spielkogel. Only 1 to 2h away from Salzburg and Innsbruck, Saalbach-Hinterglemm is an ideal place to learn skiing - fantastic mountain scenery included.
For ambitious beginners staying in a hotel in Hinterglemm, a ski course at the Alpin Skischule Saalbach-Hinterglemm is highly recommended. The meeting point for beginners is directly at the ski school office, which is located on the Dorfstraße in the centre of Hinterglemm and only a few minutes' walk away from the Reiterkogel cable car. Böcki, the proud mascot of the ski school, invites children to make their first turns in Böcki's Bambini Club (from 3 years on) or in Böcki's Kiddie Club (from 5 years on). Böcki's Snowworld offers a magic carpet and numerous fun activities for kids.
About 5km from Saalbach lies the village Vorderglemm - the perfect starting point for ski lessons on the Wildenkarkogel. Skischule Heugenhauser Saalbach offers lessons for kids and adults of all ages and levels. The meeting place for beginners is located directly at the bottom station of the Schönleiten cable car. Next to the meeting point is the special kids’ area with a magic carpet to help the young ones to learn how to ski.
The best ski schools in Saalbach-Hinterglemm
Alpin Skischule Saalbach-Hinterglemm: Helmut Schneider is the head of one of the most traditional ski schools in Salzburg.
Freeride Skischool Saalbach: The first ski school specializing in freeriding and ski touring is run by Stefan Baumgartner.
Snowacademy Saalbach: The private ski lessons of the Snowacademy Saalbach under the supervision of Jakob Eder impress by their small group sizes.
Heugenhauser Saalbach: The ski school Heugenhauser in Saalbach stands out due to its family atmosphere.
Board.at: Salzburg's first snowboard school was founded in 1989.
Alpinschule RocknRoll: Guido Unterwurzacher & Toni Moßhammer are true outdoor experts, particularly for ski touring, freeriding, heliskiing.
S4 freeride experts: The ski instructors of S4 Freeride Experts know the best freeride runs in the Kitzbüheler Alps.
That's special about ski lessons in Saalbach-Hinterglemm
The ski schools in Saalbach-Hinterglemm focus on high-quality lessons for children and adults. Small groups separated according to the language of instruction will lead to a fast learning experience and a lot of fun.