Winter sportsman will love the Wildkogel Arena and the skiing areas around Kitzbühel, Zillertal and Zell am See/Kaprun. A real pleasure give the kilometre-long slopes for both beginners and pros. Unique is the 14 kilometre long tobbogan run in Bramberg - it goes all the way from the top station of the Smaragdbahn cable car down to the valley.
The Ski-Arena Wildkogel in Bramberg/Neukirchen, only 3 km from the Baby and Kinderhotel Habachklause away, is the perfect place to learn skiing - ideal for families with children, ski beginners, refreshers and advanced learners.
There are two Kinderlands, where kids can learn skiing with instructors in the mountains:
- at the mountain station of the Smaragdbahn in Bramberg,
- at the mountain station of the Wildkogelbahnen in Neukirchen.
Ski busses are operating between hotel and cable car systems, timetable for download.
You can find the family friendly Ski Arena in the Kitzbühel Alps. This ski region offers 75 km of superbly groomed hills and is ideal for families and reentrants. Most of the pists (85 %) are blue (=beginners) and red (=intermediate) marked. Skiing in springtime is guaranteed by modern snowmaking equipment.
In the Wildkogel Ski Arena there are 3 cabin lifts (two in Bramberg and the other one in Neukirchen), 2 6-seater chair lifts, 2 quad chair lifts and 6 tow lifts.
Two more lifts can be found in the valley in Neukirchen at the "Eggerfeld" and "Preimislift". Also in Bramberg in Wenns are two tow lifts at the "Wennsergletscher" with Kinderland and snow-tubing.
Family friendliness is the number one priority:
- children's kindergarden at the top
- children's restaurant
- Rent-a-ski familiy package
You can comfortably reach the 1.890m high skiing area Kitzbühel with the Panoramabahn cable car in Hollersbach, only 10km away from the hotel.
Skiing holiday with 170km slopes and 55 lift systems from Hollersbach/Salzburg to Kirchberg/Tyrol - in between are the 3S-Bahn and the world famous Kitzbüheler Streif, where the Hahnenkamm-Worldcup-Skirace takes place every year in January.
The skiing region Kitzbühel is ideal for skiers who prefer a larger Skiing area and love variety.
The Zillertal Arena in Salzburg/Tyrol has 166 perfectly groomed slope-kilometres and 49 modern lifts. You can ski in Zell am Ziller/Tirol, Gerlos, Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml - this big area is included in the bought ski ticket. You just have to drive about 20 minutes per car to get there.
The Weißsee Glacier World is a snow reliable skiing area in 1.480 - 2.600 metres height in Salzburg. 21 unique slope-kilometres and really long touring slopes in a breathtaking scenery.
Skiing at the Kitzsteinhorn glacier on 3.000 metres above the sea. Natual snow is guaranteed the whole winter.
The gondolas "Gletscherjet" 1 and 2 will bring you to the "Alpincenter" on 2.450 metres above the sea, where you can enjoy the beautiful mountain panorama. From here you can go all the way up with the "Gletscherbahn".
Slopes in a total lenght of 77 kilometres await every passionate skier and snowboarder. The Schmitten is a really modern skiing area with 5 valley ski runs, a funpark and a skimovie-slope.
Whether unique skiing pleasure in the Wildkogel-Arena, maximum fun on the piste in the Zillertal-Arena or a week to try as many skiing areas in Salzburg as possible - a skiing day in the mountains of Salzburg and Tirol is always worth it!
Here you can find the prices for the ski ticket in the Wildkogel-Arena & Zillertal-Arena, as well as the Salzburger SuperSkiCard and the Snow Card Tirol.
You can book your skicourse in the Wildkogel-Arena with our partner-skischool, Skischule Neukirchen.
They offer children's ski courses as well as adults courses, snowboard courses and private lessons.
Book ski lessons online and get 5% discount. - Ski school Neukirchen
No matter if you need skis, ski sticks, skiboots and a helmet or a snowboard and boots - the sports shops in Bramberg and Neukirchen offer everything you need to rent or buy for your skiing holiday.
If the whole family hires skis for the same period, children to 7 years receive the equipment fro free. The equipment comprises skis, sticks, shoes and head protection for children. Binding adjustment is included in the price, change to a different length of ski or model or to a snowboard is possible at all times.
Book your equipment online and safe:
When Clown Happy puts on his skies, parents and kids are getting excited alike: starting from 2 1/2 years onwards, the little ones learn through play, how to plough and turn. Your future ski-aces and champions are in excellent care with our certified ski instructors.
- Kids ski course in front of the hotel with the “Magic carpet”
- ideal for children between 2 1/2 and 5 years
- Own ski slope with exciting figures
- break with fruits, cookies and warm tea
- Race at the end of the course with a certificate and medal
- Care by state-certified ski instructors
- After the ski course the fun continues with a joined meal at the Kids Club
- Free rope lift for skiing and sledging besides
Lunch is served in the Habachklause Kids Club and afterwards playtime starts. Dreamers can sleep in the Babyclub-Lounge or in the rooms, if requested with the baby monitoring via Siemens telephone system.
|Ski courses:||From Monday till Friday, 9:30 till 11:30 am|
|Registration:||directly while booking your stay or at the hotel’s reception till Sunday 7pm before the course begins|
|Costs:||5 x 2 hours instruction, Euro 150.-|
|Trial day:||Euro 37,50|
|Number of participants:||minimum 6 kids, one Habachklause-Kidsclub-Ski-Course-Animateur pro 6 ski school kids|
|Ski-Kids-Package||inclusive 1 x 5-day Kids ski course for beginners in front of the hotel|
Private lessons: 2 hours, 48 hours booking in advance required. Fee conditions of the Ski School Neukirchen/Bramberg apply. 1 Person for 2 hours approx. Euro 145,-.
Snow conditions: The baby skiing course in front of the hotel only takes place if there is enough snow. The rough period is from 24. December 2018 till 15. March 2019.
If the course can't be organised, the "Skischule Neukirchen" will do the course on the top of the Wildkogel Ski Arena Neukirchen and the prices will be according to their price list. The signing in to the alternative ski course at the Skischule Neukirchen has to be done independently, Habachklause doesn't organize this course.
Have you ever used the 14 km long toboggan run, which is floodlit in the evening till 10pm?
There are two cabin lifts for tobogganists (and also for skiers) taking you over 2000 m above sea level:
- Smaragdbahn in Bramberg: Here you can start sledding immediately at the top station.
- Wildkogelbahnen Neukirchen: After a 20-minute walk you can use the toboggan to go down to the village Bramberg.
You can use the cable cars for sledding in the evening every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday until 6.30 pm.
The Smaragdbahn in Bramberg is open in the evening until 6.30pm every Tuesday and Friday and the Wildkogelbahnen in Neukirchen every Saturday.
Note! You can use cable cars after 6.15pm only with a toboggan ticket, but not with the regular ski-pass!
Free Shutttle from the Baby and Kinderhotel Habachklause to the valley station of the Smaragdbahn in Bramberg and to the Wildkogelbahnen in Neukirchen.
There is a ice skating ground in Bramberg am Wildkogel. While the kids skate around, the parents can drink mulled wine or coffee on the sun terrace of the Sportstüberl. In the evening it's lighted.
Skating ground in Bramberg - at the sports field with skate rental, closed on Mondays. The Habachklause guest service team will gladly call if the skating ground is open.
NEW! Ice Rink right in the town center of Neukirchen, also with skates available to rent.
Opeining times: End of December until mid-March, daily from 4-9 p.m. (closed on saturdays).
Deeply snow covered valleys, frozen waterfalls, a few paw prints of deer and rabbits in the snow. This and a lot more is to discover in the valles of the Hohe Tauern National Park and the Wildkogel Arena.
Eperience the valleys of the National Park Hohe Tauern. There are several guided trips. You can get more information at the hotel reception.
A special trip is the one to the wildlife feedings in the Habachtal Valley. An exciting experience for the whole family (kids older than 6 years).
You can find a torchlight hike in "Klausi's News" (=program of the Kids Club, you get it when arriving). It takes about 30 minutes and you can use a buggy.
In Bramberg and Neukirchen there are 45 km of a cross country ski track. If this is not enough, you can use the Pinzga Loipe with more than 200 km. You can start directly at the Baby and Kinderhotel Habachklause.
The loipe in Bramberg/Wenns is also lighted in the evening.
Sometimes it's also possible to use the Hochmoor-Panoramaloipe still in March, because you can find it at 1,250 meters over the sea level.