Kitzsteinhorn: The Glacier

Summer Skiing

Surrounded by the highest peaks in Austria opens up at the Kitzsteinhorn a world of mountains, peaks and ice show their formidable side. In summer, an experience for all senses and the whole family: The ICE ARENA in summer snow on the glacier with slides, ice bar, info-station and a snow beach to relax and enjoy.


Open on the threshold of Hohe Tauern National Park from the "Glocknerkanzel", Salzburg highest lookout breathtaking insight into the pristine alpine countryside and the mighty three-thousand of the Hohe Tauern.

Summer 2018:
The operating times of the glacier lifts are depending upon weather conditions, snow and operational demand. In the season 2018/19 glacier lifts are open until Mid of July, open again from autumn 2019.

  • For non-skiing guests the cable cars are open all year round.

Welcome in the ICE-Arena

Using the top-modern cable cars of the Kitzsteinhorn, the Ice Arena is easily accessible for adventurers of all ages during the summer months. Race across the white glacier slope on slide sheets and toboggans, which can be hired free of charge on site, and take the magic carpet for a comfortable return to the start. The Ice Arena Snack Bar serves food for hungry snow adventurers and anyone keen on activity enjoys the secured glacier trail.  

  • sun loungers at the snow beach  
  • free of charge toboggan and slide sheet hire
  • magic carpet for a comfortable ascent
  • secured glacier trail

An unforgettable experience for the whole family and a perfect possibility to cool off in summer. 

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