Ski touring

Achensee ski touring camp

20.01.2024  - 02.02.2024 08:30 - 15:00
169,00 €
Veranstaltungszentrum Maurach
Dorfstraße 30
6212 Maurach - Österreich
Tourismusverband Achensee

Join our certified mountain and ski guides for the Achensee ski touring camps (20/21 January, 27/28 January, 01/02 February) and get educated on backcountry safety. You will learn how to assess the terrain and how to use avalanche safety gear. Along with theory sessions, you will gain hands-on experience in unspoilt nature. All sessions are in German.


Day 1

  • Start at 8.30 at the event centre in Maurach
  • Introduction mountain guides & product introduction 
  • Distribution of test equipment (avalanche beacon, shovel, probe, skis)
  • Guided ski tour in the terrain (Rofan mountains) according to skill level, with tips from certified mountain & ski guides
  • Completion of the avalanche educational trail in the Rofan mountains incl. emergency training and safety sessions in the terrain
  • Group dinner at the Erfurter Hütte mountain hut
  • Avalanche awareness lecture in the evening

Day 2

  • From 7.30 breakfast at the Erfurter Hütte mountain hut
  • Tour planning together with certified mountain guides – information, tips, how to read maps
  • Additional equipment tests and short practice sessions (Rofan mountains), combined with a guided ski tour and conquering a summit
  • Ca. 15.00: Return

Participants will receive the detailed schedule and packing list by email before the camp. The schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions.