“Diverse” is the perfect term to describe Hochkar ski resort! This snow-sure ski resort lies high above Göstling an der Ybbs, covering a terrain between 1,300 m and 1,800 m. Hochkar is the perfect place for beginners, pleasure skiers and expert skiers, featuring 19 km of piste, seven ski lifts and many slopes of varying degrees of difficulty. This winter sports resort is a sure bet for an awesome family vacation or a day trip! And do not forget: neighbouring Ötscher ski resort.
Explore the resort with our interactive ski trail map!
High-alpine, but still relaxed: What’s so special about Hochkar? Located between 1,300 and 1,800 m above sea level, it is considered to be very snow-reliable. From December to April skiers and snowboarders find perfect conditions on unrivalled powder snow slopes, perfectly groomed pistes and fast snow trails.
It is also the home of ski racers like Thomas Sykora, Kathrin Zettel, Katharina Gallhuber and many more.
Little ski enthusiasts will love Kinderland, where professional ski instructors help them to master their first attempts on skis!
Top Tip: Little skiers ski for only three euros a day when accompanied by their parents.
A freerider’s dream come true! Deep-snow slopes and powder as far as the eye can see. Hochkar offers some of the best backcountry skiing in Austria.
Caution! Check the avalanche situation and the weather report before leaving the patrolled pistes!
By the way: if you are no backcountry pro and you want to learn the technique first, book freeridng lessons at JoSchi ski school. Safety guaranteed!
Young racers find optimum training conditions and first-class pistes at Hochkar ski resort.
You love ski racing? Book a piste and compete with your friends!I
Family ski outing, girls’ day or corporate event: Hochkar has a suitable lift ticket for every occasion. Visit our online shop to choose from the various day tickets, multi-day tickets, season passes or child tickets!
Concessions are only available at Hochkar ski resort!
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Whether alpine skiing, snowboarding, freeriding or racing - JoSchi ski- and snowboard school and its professional instructors help with the first steps on the slopes and to refine your skills!
A restful night next to the ski slopes? Possible at Hochkar ski resort. Authentic B&Bs, rustic alpine inns or first-class hotels – the offer is unlimited.
Tip: If you rather stay away from the hustle and bustle, have a look at the lodgings offered in the Ybbstal Alps.